The School of Anthropology will once again have a very strong presence at the Tucson Festival of Books. The school and the Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology will have a space in Science City in the neighborhood of food. In addition, two faculty members and an alumna will participate in panel discussions:
- On Saturday at 10 a.m. in the College of Social Behavioral Sciences Pavilion, associate professor Jennifer Roth-Gordon will participate on a panel with authors Jeff Chang and Reginald Dwayne Betts and Social Behavioral Sciences faculty author Tyina Steptoe, "Exploring the Many Ways in Which Racially Segregated Spaces are Constructed Through Language, Law and Culture in the United States and Beyond."
- Professor Maribel Álvarez will also appear in conversation with author Jeff Chang on Sunday at 11:30 a.m. in the College of Social Behavioral Sciences Pavilion. The two will discuss Chang's latest work, "We Gon' Be Alright."
- Also on Sunday, 4 p.m., Robin Reineke (Ph.D. Arizona, 2016) will serve on a panel moderated by Dr. Álvarez titled "Migrant deaths in the desert."