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.
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Philip R. DeVita, professor emeritus, the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, died on November 17, 2017, in Plattsburgh, NY.
Born in Duluth, MN, on December 17, 1938, Lloyd Miller was a kind soul, a thoughtful academic, and an accomplished individual.
Denise Pahl Schaan, 55, a major figure in Amazonian archaeology and professor in the graduate anthropology program at the Universidade Federal do Pará (UFPa), died from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) on March 3, 2018, in Belém, Brazil.