Fall 2021 Applications are now closed.

Fall 2022 Applications will open on November 15, 2021

Apply Deadlines for Fall 2021:

January 15, 2021 -  Deadline for Drama Therapy. Submit by January 15th at 11:59pm PT for guaranteed review.
February 15, 2021 - 1st Priority deadline for all other programs. Submit by February 15th, 2021 at 11:59pm PT. for  guaranteed review. ​After this date, some programs may be full and only interview for waitlist spots or not be able to further review applications. 
July 15, 2021 - Final deadline. Submit by July 15th, 2021 at 11:59pm PT for programs that are still accepting applications.

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Activism. Research. Social Change.

Anthropology and Social Change is a small, innovative graduate department with a particular focus on activist scholarship, militant research, and social change. We offer both master's and doctorate degrees. Our unique approach to ethnographic research methodology dissolves traditional barriers between research and political activism, between insiders and outsiders, and between researchers and protagonists. Ethnography is a tool for "creating the conditions we describe." We engage in the process of co-research to explore existing alternatives and possibilities for social change.

Alongside talented faculty, MA and PhD students learn how to apply the practice of direct action to the research process. We set out to create the conditions we describe when our research begins to embody the values of the world we want to create.

Videos

Beyond Positivism for Rojava University 2021 

Inspiration Forum at Ji.hlava Film Festival 2020

An Anarchist History of Capitalism 2016

Wobblies & Zapatistas 2009 

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