Richard R. Randolph, professor emeritus in the Anthropology Department at University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), died on July 30, 2018, at age 83. Randolph was a member the founding faculty of UCSC in 1965. In addition, he was a founding member Cowell College and the Anthropology Board of Studies.
Edgar (Bud) Winans, emeritus professor of anthropology at the University of Washington, died in his Seattle home on July 14, 2017. He was a pillar of the Anthropology Department at the University of Washington, where he taught for half a century, retiring in 2003.
Constance R. Sutton, a significant figure in Caribbean studies and feminist anthropology, died in New York City on August 23, 2018. She was 92.
June 14, 1958–May 28, 2018 Hyung Il Pai died on May 28, 2018. Born in South Korea, Pai was an archeologist of Northeast Asia whose incisive critiques of Korean archeology led her from an exploration of colonial and postcolonial reconstructions of the Korean past into questions of how Korean “heritage,” as both concept and institutions, […]
Robert Leon “Lee” Munroe, 85, research professor of anthropology at Pitzer College and a major figure in psychological anthropology and cross-cultural human development, died after a short illness in Claremont, California.
Philip Hugh Gulliver died in Toronto, on Friday, March 30, 2018. He was born in Maldon (Essex), England, on September 2, 1921. Following war service in North Africa (1942-44), he pursued doctoral studies at the London School of Economics, completing his PhD (1952) under the guidance of Isaac Schapera and Raymond Firth.
Anthony (Tony) Dwight Fisher passed away on March 8, 2018 on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada at the age of 86. He was a professor at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada between 1965 and 1994, and was a founding member of the Anthropology Department.
Charles (Chuck) Goodwin died on March 31, 2018, in Los Angeles, the city where he was born on October 9, 1943, and where he returned in 1996 when he was hired at the University of California, Los Angeles, in the Department of Applied Linguistics. In 2017 he retired as Distinguished Professor of Communication.
Helena Malinowska Wayne passed away in Brighton, England on March 31, 2018, at the age of 92. The third and last surviving daughter of the Polish social anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski and his wife, the Australian journalist Elsie Masson, Helena was born in Bolzano (Bozen), Italy, in 1925.