The College of Arts and Sciences is sad to announce that Denis Gainty, associate professor of history, passed away over the weekend.
“The history department is devastated by the loss of our dear friend and colleague, Denis Gainty,” said Chair Michelle Brattain. “He was one of a kind – an amazing teacher, a creative, insightful scholar,… more »
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, Richard Ross, photographer and faculty member at the University of California Santa Barbara, is headed to Georgia State to discuss his artwork and activism that highlights mass incarceration and solitary confinement in the United States.
“In an age of hyperbole, Ross’s work in juvenile justice shows a path to using art… more »
Andrea Scarantino, philosophy and neuroscience professor, has been selected to receive the 2017 Herbert A. Simon Award for Outstanding Research by the International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP).
The Simon Award recognizes early career scholars whose research is expected to reshape debates at the nexus of computing and philosophy. The recipient is awarded… more »
Department of Anthropology
Emanuela Guano, Associate Professor
Emanuela Guano, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Creative Urbanity: An Italian Middle Class in the Shade of Revitalization (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016).
Emanuela Guano, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Immaginado Buenos Aires (Milan: Franco Angeli, 2016).
Steven Black, Assistant Professor
Black, S. (2017). “Anthropological Ethics and the Communicative Affordances… more »
Georgia State University has recently received a $600,000 grant from the Alabama Tourism Department to develop a serial nomination of U.S. Civil Rights sites to be submitted to the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage list.
“We’re creating a list of what are the most significant sites that tell the story of… more »
In September, eleven members of a Jamaican Maroon ensemble called the Moore Town Granny Nanny Cultural Group traveled to Georgia State University to perform as a part of history Assistant Professor Harcourt Fuller’s Jamaican Maroon Project. Now, Fuller has produced a CD for the group.
“The Granny Nanny Cultural Group is featured in my documentary,… more »