Ellen B. Basso

Professor of Anthropology

Ellen B. Basso (Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1969) Professor of Anthropology. Research Interests: Language and culture of the Kalapalo of Brazil, and of the Northern Athapaskans.
    Selected publications:

  • The Last Cannibals, University of Texas Press, 1995.
  • In Favor of Deceit: A Study of Tricksters in an Amazonian Society, 1987.
  • A Musical View of the Universe, 1985.