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Barbara E. Borg

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Address: 88 Wentworth Street, Room 101
Phone: 843.953.5408
E-mail: borgb@cofc.edu
Personal Website: http://borgb.people.cofc.edu/?referrer=webcluster&



Education

Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Missouri-Columbia
Dissertation:  "Ethnohistory of the Sacatepéquez Cakchiquel Maya, ca. 1450 -1690 A.D."
       
M.A., Anthropology, University of Iowa
Thesis: "Archaeological Whitewares of the Teotihuacán Valley, Mexico."
   
B.Mus., Violin, University of Iowa

Research Interests

  • Latin American Ethnohistory
  • Historical Archaeology: Mesoamerica, U.S. Midwest, U.S. Southeast
  • Archaeology of complex societies/Mesoamerican Archaeology
  • Cultural Ecology/Historical Geography
  • Anthropology of Gender

Courses Taught

  • ANTH 101:  Introduction to Anthropology
  • ANTH 202:  Introduction to Archaeology
  • ANTH 319:  Historical Archaeology
  • ANTH 328:  Aztecs, Maya and Their Ancestors
  • ANTH 329:  Special Topics - Indestructible Maya
  • ANTH 346:  Anthropology of Gender
  • ANTH 493:  Field School