Anthropologist 人類學家

P. Kerim Friedman lives and teaches in Taiwan where he is an associate professor in the Department of Ethnic Relations and Cultures (within the College of Indigenous Studies), at National Dong Hwa University in Hualien. Trained in both linguistic and visual anthropology, he has worked extensively with indigenous Taiwanese and with India's Denotified and Nomadic Tribes (DNTs).

His research interests include: indigeneity, language ideology, language revitalization, colonalism, ethnic studies, political economy, and ethnographic film. Links to his recent academic writing can be found on the publications tab, and a list of his courses can be found on the separate sillabi website.

傅可恩目前定居和任教於臺灣,為花蓮國立東華大學,族群關係與文化學系(隸屬於原住民民族學院)的副教授。專長為語言人類學與視覺人類學,他曾和臺灣原住民與印度的除名和遊牧部落有廣泛的合作。他的研究興趣涵蓋本土性、語言意識型態、語言復振、殖民主義、族群研究、政治經濟學與影像民族誌,欲了解其近期發表的學術文章,可點選「寫作」。其授課內容,請至「課程大綱」。

Filmmaker 導演

Kerim is also a documentary filmmaker. His latest film, Please Don’t Beat Me, Sir!, was awarded the 2011 Jean Rouch Award for Collaborative Filmmaking from the Society of Visual Anthropology.

His other film projects, along with those of his filmmaker wife, Shashawti Talukdar, can be found on the Four Nine and a Half Pictures website.

Kerim is on the steering committee of the Taiwan International Ethnographic Film Festival.

他也是一位民族誌電影工作者。最新的電影是:《請別打我,長官!》本片於2011年榮獲「影視人類學」協作電影中的「尚胡許獎項」。在其他的電影計劃中,他和從事電影製作的妻子,夏雪莉(夏雪瓦提‧塔魯克達爾)有許多的合作,相關資訊列於「四九又二分之一相冊」。此外,他也擔任「臺灣國際影像民族誌電影節」,籌備理事委員會的成員。

Blogger 部落格

Kerim is a founding member of the anthropology blog Savage Minds which American Anthropologist called “the central online site of the North American anthropological community.”

His anthropology blogging also appears in Chinese on the Guava Anthropology website. And Keywords is his personal blog, for non-academic posts.

傅可恩為Savage Minds人類學部落格的創始成員,該部落格被美國人類學期刊《American Anthropologist》稱為「北美人類學社群的核心線上網站」,他所發表的人類學文章也會以中文呈現在「芭樂人類學」的網站,而「關鍵字」則是他個人非學術發表的部落格。

Other Activities 其它

Kerim is also on the board of Vimukta, a non-profit organization working on behalf of India's Denotified and Nomadic Tribes.

傅可恩同時也是Vimukta的董事會成員,該非營利組織致力於印度除名和遊牧部落的權益。