Mary Scoggin

Professor - Cultural Anthropology

Biography: 

Undergraduate & Graduate Advisor

Research: 

I have conducted fieldwork in the People’s Republic of China and in Chinese American communities. Theoretical interests include civil society (democracy, literati), anthropological linguistics (narrative, theories of literacy and literature, media), and ethnographic methods (participant observation, oral history, text work).

Teaching: 
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Chinese Culture
  • Ethnography
  • Folklore
  • Language and Culture
Education:
Ph.D., Anthropology
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Mary Scoggin
(707) 826-5286
Office: BSS 520A