Staff

Patricia Bodager

Patricia Bodager

Department Administrator, Director of Undergraduate Studies Assistant

Office: 211 Friedl Building, East Campus, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90091, Durham, NC 277080091

Phone: +1 919 684 5012

pbodager@duke.edu

Emma Hymas

Emma Hymas

Publications Specialist

Office: 201K Friedl Bldg, Box 90091, Durham, NC 27708-0091

Phone: +1 919 684 9917

emma.hymas@duke.edu

Emma G. Hymas is Publications Specialist in the Department of Cultural Anthropology at Duke University. Since 2005, she has served as research associate and editorial assistant to Professor William M. O’Barr for his scholarship on advertising and society. She assisted in the creation and...

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Bernice Patterson

Bernice Patterson

DGSA-Assistant to the Director of Graduate Studies

Office: 1316 Campus Drive, 205 Friedl Building, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: 205 Friedl Building, Box 90091, Durham, NC 27708

Phone: +1 919 684 4544

bernice.patterson@duke.edu

Brian Smithson

Brian Smithson

Affiliate

Office Hours: Wednesday & Thursday, 2:00 PM–3:00 PM, or by appointment

brian.smithson@duke.edu

My work focuses on Yorùbá movie production along the Benin–Nigeria border. I explore how this small-scale moviemaking allows producers to negotiate strategies for peaceful Christian–Muslim coexistence, express mutual veneration for indigenous Yorùbá divinities, and form new connections between...

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Christina Tekie

Christina Tekie

Graduate Assistant

Phone: +1 919 684 4544

christina.tekie@duke.edu

Ed Timke

Ed Timke

Program Coord

Phone: +1 919 684 8863

Office Hours: Summer 2019: by appointment

edward.timke@duke.edu

Ed Timke, Ph.D., is an instructor of courses on advertising and society and innovation and entrepreneurship. He is also Associate Editor of Advertising & Society Quarterly, a journal focused on the role of advertising in society, culture, history...

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