Macarena Moraga Agurto

Graduate Student Email: macarenamoraga@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.A. Latin American Studies, University of Florida, 2016 B.A. Anthropology, University of North Florida, 2013 Subfield Cultural Anthropology Chair Dr. Richard Kernaghan  Research Interests Macarena Moraga is a Fulbright Scholar and PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology and Center for Latin American Studies […]

Iliana Villegas

Alumni Email: ilianagv@ufl.edu Education Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.A., Cultural Anthropology, New Mexico State University, 2014 B.A., Interdisciplinary Studies with Minors in Anthropology, History, and Spanish, New Mexico State University, 2012 Subfield Cultural Anthropology Chair Dr. Jusionyte Research Interests Legal and Political Anthropology, Humanitarian Aid, Migration, Transnationalism, Globalization, Trade Agreements, Human Rights, Human […]

Jandy Gu

Alumni Email: jandyagu@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, 2014 B.A. Subfield Cultural Anthropology Chair Dr. Jusionyte Research Interests Graffiti and Street Art, Symbolic Boundaries and Transgression, Space and Place, Legitimacy and the State, Symbolic Anthropology and Aesthetics, Urban Anthropology, Legal Anthropology, Latin America, Brazil Selected Publications     Grants, Fellowships, […]

Netty Carey

Graduate Student Email: nettycarey@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, 2016 B.A. Anthropology, California State University, Sacramento Subfield Cultural Anthropology Chair Dr. Brenda Chalfin Research Interests Political and legal anthropology; land claims, property, territoriality; coastal erosion and defense; development and dispossession; Ghana, Africa Selected Publications     Grants, Fellowships, […]

Aja Cacan

Graduate Student Email: ajacacan@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. University of Florida, In Progress M.A. University of Florida, 2017 B.A. Butler University, 2012 Subfield Cultural Anthropology Chair Dr. Richard Kernaghan Research Interests Anthropology of the city, gentrification, urban development, legal anthropology, sensory ethnography, aesthetics, value, city branding, United States, Latin America, Miami, Florida Selected Publications     Grants, Fellowships, […]

Richard Kernaghan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Honors Program Liaison Office: Grinter Hall, Room 335 Phone: (352) 294-7585 Email: kernaghan@ufl.edu Google Scholar Education Ph.D. Columbia University M.A. Columbia University B.A. University of Texas at Austin Research Interests Ethnographic writing, aesthetics, visuality; law, violence, and illicit worlds; Latin America, Peru, Amazonia; political and legal time; memory/forgetting, divination and presentiment; state margins […]