Faculty/Staff Profiles

Marjorie Snipes

Marjorie Snipes


Phone: 678-839-6453 | Fax: 678-839-6466

Email:  msnipes@westga.edu

Office: Anthropology Building 11


My research interests are in cultural anthropology, Latin America, Andes, anthropological theory, ethnographic field methods, symbolic anthropology, animals and culture, and anthropology of religion.


  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison,
  • M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison,
  • B.A., College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, Virginia),

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • ANTH-1102 (Intro to Anthropology)    
    • ANTH-3170 (Religion in America: Shakers)    
    • ANTH-3188 (Ethnographic Field Methods)    
    • ANTH-4100 (Hist Anthropological Thought)    
    • ANTH-4144 (Peoples & Cultures Latin Amer)    
    • ANTH-4170 (Myth, Magic and Religion)