2001 — Papua New Guinea: Traditions and Change Among the Asabano
February 29 – March 24
The Faculty Showcase allows faculty to display information about their recent research.
Currently featured is the recent research of Dr. Roger Lohmann, a visiting professor of Anthropology from the University of Wisconsin. His research focuses on the Asabano peoples of Papua New Guinea. He conducted the first in-depth study of the Asabano in 1994-95. His research focuses on recording and analyzing traditional practices and cultural changes that have occurred since contact. This exhibit presents a few of the items of traditional decoration that his Asabano friends gave him.
Location: Main Lobby, Faculty Display Case
Curator: Dr. Roger Lohmann