Distinguished Visiting Scholar: Rachel Engmann

September 15, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity and the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts is pleased to welcome Rachel Engmann as a Distinguished Visiting Scholar.

Rachel Ama Asaa Engmann, Associate Professor at Hampshire College and Director of the Christiansborg Archaeological Heritage Project, received her PhD in anthropology from Stanford University. Engmann’s writings and reviews have been published in African ArtAfrican Archaeological ReviewReview of Middle East StudiesAfrican Studies ReviewCambridge Archaeological JournalJournal of Contemporary ArchaeologyAfrican Studies QuarterlySociety for Clay Pipe Research, and the UNESCO Annual Report. She has also given a number of lectures and workshops in Africa, United States, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

Engmann has been the recipient of a number of generous national and international grants, awards and fellowships for research, community outreach, and education, including Columbia University, Stanford University, Brown University, Martha Joukowsky Foundation, Whiting Foundation, Wenner-Gren Foundation, Northwestern University/Art Institute of Chicago Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts, and the Ghana Government.