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Professor Graeme Were

Professor Graeme Were

Professor Graeme Were
BA Hons(Keele), MSc(Lond.), PhD(Lond.)

Chair in Anthropology

43 Woodland Road,
Clifton, Bristol BS8 1UU
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 1191

Research summary

Graeme Were is the chair and professor of Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology at the University of Bristol. He has held positions at the University of Queensland, University College London, the British Museum, and Goldsmiths College London, and joined Bristol in 2018. His research interests include museum anthropology, digital heritage and material culture studies, and he has a regional specialism in Papua New Guinea and Vietnam. 

Graeme most recent monograph is titled 'How Materials Matter: Design, Innovation, and Materiality in the Pacific', published by Berghahn Books in April 2019. The book examines the role materials play ...

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Biography

Graeme Were is the chair and professor of Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology at the University of Bristol. He has held positions at the University of Queensland, University College London, the British Museum, and Goldsmiths College London, and joined Bristol in 2018. His research interests include museum anthropology, digital heritage and material culture studies, and he has a regional specialism in Papua New Guinea and Vietnam. 

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