Alexander Dolitsky with Chukchi community members at the village of Lorino, Chukotka, 2008.

Alexander Dolitsky with Chukchi community members at the village of Lorino, Chukotka, 2008.

I was a graduate student at Brown University from 1980 to 1983, earning an MA degree in Anthropology in 1983. While I was at Brown, I was given an opportunity to work at the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology under Ruth (Bets) Giddings and at the Circumpolar Laboratory under Douglas Anderson. Both institutions are located in close proximity to each other in a secluded and picturesque area near Bristol, R.I.

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