The April Anthropology News In Focus series on sustainability is now posted on our Current Featured News page, free to the public throughout the month, then available (along with the rest of April AN) via AnthroSource. This month’s In Focus essays are by Merrill Singer; Svea Closser; Patricia M Clay and Julia Olson; Ben McMahan and David … Continue reading Sustainability Featured in April AN
Anthropology News staff was working on the sustainability issue (coming in April) when we received the following press release from the Vermont Folklife Center (VFC) about their new Cultural Sustainability Institute. Rory Turner, Academic Director of Goucher College’s Master of the Arts in the Cultural Sustainability Program, expressed strong support for this new program. “We are thrilled to … Continue reading Vermont Folklife Center Announces Cultural Sustainability Institute
The following is an extended column by Archeology Division Contributing Editor E Christian Wells. A shorter version appears in the March 2011 AN. Comments are welcome. In this editorial, I invite readers to contribute articles to the AD column throughout 2011 that address archaeology’s role in making the world a more sustainable place and helping us … Continue reading How can archaeologists improve the prospects for a sustainable world?