Chelsey L Kivland

|Assistant Professor of Anthropology

As a cultural anthropologist, I strive to understand how and why people find meaning in power and conflict. I am fascinated by the way power is both feared and desired, contested and embraced, and the culturally unique ways in which people fight for as well as against the state and sovereignty--at the local, national, and global scale.

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  • Ph.D., M.A., University of Chicago
  • M.A. Teachers College, Columbia University
  • B.A., Colorado College