Agua Blanca, Ecuador
In three separate field seasons, Dr. Smith has taken students to Ecuador to assist a coastal indigenous community in several applied community-based research projects involving sustainable organic agriculture, health outreach, applied community theatre, place-based education, and the compilation of materials for a local archive, including community-directed video as well as folktales, interviews with elders, and organizing of historical documents.
Areas of Interest
Cultural anthropology, applied anthropology, applied community theatre, medical anthropology, visual anthropology
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Contact Dr. Kimbra Smith