Ruth BEHAR Biography,Bibliography,Books Review,Publications,Career,Email Address

American (born Cuba), b. 1956.

Genres: Anthropology/ Ethnology.

Career: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, assistant professor, 1986-89, associate professor, 1989-94, professor of anthropology, 1994.

Publications: Santa Maria del Monte: The Presence of the Past in a Spanish Village, 1986, repr. as The Presence of the Past in a Spanish Village: Santa Maria del Monte, 1991; Translated Woman: Crossing the Border With Espe-ranza’s Story, 1993; Las Visiones de una Bruja Guachichil en 1599: Hacia una Perspectiva Indaigena Sobre la Conquista de San Luis Potosai, 1995 The Vulnerable Observer: Anthropology That Breaks Your Heart, 1996. EDITOR: Bridges to Cuba/Puentes a Cuba (anthology), 1995; (with D.A. Gordon) Women Writing Culture, 1995. Contributor of poetry to magazines; contributor to journals and anthologies.

Address: Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, 1020 LSA Bldg, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, U.S.A.

Online Address: rbehar@umich.edu