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Jillian Cavanaugh

Professor and Department Chairperson
Anthropology and Archaeology

Location: 3307 James Hall
Phone: 718.951.5507
Fax: 718.951.3169

Jillian Cavanaugh grew up in Colorado and lived in Italy and Indonesia for extended stretches, which led to her enduring interests in the connections between language and culture. She joined the Anthropology and Archaeology Department at Brooklyn College in 2004, where she teaches classes on language and culture; endangered and heritage languages; language, gender and sexuality; the anthropology of Europe; food and culture; and language and media.

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