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Amanda Yeargin

Graduate Student

Mailbox: Turlington Hall Rm 1112, PO Box 117305, Gainesville, FL 32611-7305


  • Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress
  • M.A., Asian Studies, Florida State University, 2016
  • B.A.,


Cultural Anthropology


Dr. Abdoulaye Kane

Research Interests

Ethnic Identity, Gender, Migration, Chinese Diaspora, Feminist Anthropology, Ethnography, Grounded Theory

Selected Publications


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • Critical Language Scholarship for Mandarin Chinese, U.S. Department of State, 2018
  • O. Ruth McQuown Graduate Award, University of Florida, 2018
  • Graduate Student Fellowship Award, University of Florida, 2017-2020
  • International Studies 50th Anniversary Departmental Scholarship, Florida State University, 2016
  • International Studies Departmental Assistantship, Florida State University, 2015-2016