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The Wenner-Gren Foundation has three major goals: to support significant and innovative anthropological research into humanity's biological and cultural origins, development, and variation; to foster the international community of research scholars in anthropology; and to provide leadership at the forefronts of the discipline.

wNasrin Khandoker is an anthropologist exploring issues of gender, inequality, and colonialism in her home country of Bangladesh. She will complete her doctoral studies at the National University of Ireland - Maynooth, where her dissertation will focus on the colonial narrative of ‘progress’ of woman through the emergence of modern ideas of ‘love’ and will deconstruct the ‘victim’ images of colonized women.

sTwo absolutely gorgeous locations in Argentina and New Zealand play host to two Wenner-Gren sponsored conferences next month.

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