Land, Language, Locatives Conference (UWO), December 13-15 2018,

organized by Regna D. Darnell and Joshua Smith, London, ON.

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Spring 2019:  Just published!  Wickwire, Wendy.  At the Bridge: James Teit and the Anthropology of Belonging.  University of British Columbia Press, 2019 .  You can hear more about Dr. Wickwire's perspective about the remarkable life and work of James Teit in this interview from 2015:

November 1 2018:  It is with deep regret that we share the passing of Dr. Timothy Powell, Senior Lecture in  the Department of Religious Studies, University of Pennsylvania and Consulting Scholar a the Penn Museum.  Time was also the former Director of Centre for Native American and Indigenous Research (CNAIR) at the  American Philosophical Society.  Our sincere condolences to his family, colleagues and  many friends. 

September 2018:  Before Boas: The Genesis of Ethnography and Ethnology in the German Enlightenment (author Han F. Vermeulen) is now available in paperback from the University of Nebraska Press. . 

July 2018:  Dr. Bimadoshka Pucan's work with Saugeen First Nation elders and teachers and the NEDCC recognized nationally and internationally:    

You can read more about Dr. Pucan's work at this link:


Boas Project members were honored to join in the celebration

at the Ryan Nicolson/G̱wi'molas Potlatch in March 2016 at Alert Bay,

British Columbia; photo shared by the Nicolson family,

with our sincere thanks!

Ryan potlatch.jpg
photo credit: Joshua Smith, courtesy Ryan Nicolson