Class web page for LING 580 (Field Methods), Aut 2015

Syllabus. A few changes may be made later in the quarter. We'll see how it goes.

Course evaluation. Opens Dec 11, 2015 at 12:00am and closes on Dec 18, 2015 at 11:59pm.

Drop box for final papers, due Dec 16, 5 pm.

CommonView. Materials discussed in class and readings can be found here.


Field Reports, UW discussion group about fieldwork

(left) "Winter house and cache at Anvik with posts of fish drying rack in the foreground. An old woman stands on the cache porch." The photo was taken between 1887 and 1930 by the Rev. John Wight Chapman. (right) Diagram of a cache used by the Deg Xinag of Anvik or Shageluk, Alaska. (Osgood, Cornelius (1940) Ingalik Material Culture. (Yale University Publications in Anthropology, 22.) New Haven: Yale University Press.)