Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge
Blue Hollomon Gallery, 3555 Arctic Blvd C5
February 10, 2017
5:00 pm–7:00 pm
Contact: Paula Dobbyn, email@example.com
Anthropologist Margaret Willson, who worked at sea herself when she was younger, has been conducting research with seawomen in Iceland for several years, resulting in her recent book Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge (University of Washington Press 2016). Previous to her current research, Margaret has done research in Papua New Guinea and Brazil, has taught in several countries, worked in ethnographic film, and was for sixteen years International Director of an NGO. She is currently Affiliate Associate Professor with the Department of Anthropology and the Canadian Studies Center’s Arctic Program at the University of Washington.
Light appetizers provided by Fromagio’s Artisan Cheese.
Hosted by Alaska Sea Grant with support from the Alaska Marine Conservation Council.This presentation has ended.