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Sara Ann Knutson

University of British Columbia

Dr. Sara Ann Knutson is Assistant Professor of Teaching and a historian and archaeologist of premodern Afro-Eurasia, including the Islamic World and Scandinavia.


She earned her PhD in Anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley, MA in Scandinavian Studies from the University of California, Berkeley, MPhil in Archaeology from the University of Cambridge, and BA in History from the University of Michigan. Her research and teaching have examined topics of diasporas, global networks, race and ethnicity, Digital Humanities, materiality, museums and archives, and Islamicate cultural heritage.

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