Barbara J. Price

Barbara J. Price, a significant sociocultural theorist and a unique New York personality, died on February 18, 2016 after a long illness.

Jane H. Hill

October 27, 1939–November 2, 2018 Jane H. Hill died on November 2, 2018, in Tucson, Arizona. She was president of the American Anthropological Association, 1997–1999. She was a brilliant scholar who showed how language structures are shaped by economic and ideological processes in multilingual situations. She was on the faculty of the Anthropology Department at […]

James (Jim) Herbert Vaughan

July 28,1927–November 2, 2018 James (Jim) Herbert Vaughan, 91, of Bloomington, Indiana, died on November 2, 2018. Son of James Herbert Vaughan and Beatrice (Spence) he was born and raised in Norfolk, Virginia, where he graduated from Granby High School in 1945. He served in both the United States Coast Guard and the United States […]

Mary Strong

November 14, 1947–June 29, 2018 Mary Strong, former president of the Society for Visual Anthropology and professor of anthropology at Brooklyn College succumbed to cancer on June 29, 2018. Among her many accomplishments she authored numerous journal articles and books examining the frontier between visual arts and human culture. Her most influential book was Art, Nature, […]