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Hannah Carlan

Contact Information

Email    hannahcarlan@ucla.edu
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Fields of Study

Linguistic Anthropology


Language and gender; multilingualism; developmental NGOs; semiotics; Hindi and English; New Delhi and Himachal Pradesh, India

Grants and Awards

Edward Pauley Fellowship (UCLA, 2014)

Graduate Dean's Scholarship (UCLA, 2013)

Bill and Melinda Gates Cambridge Scholarship (2013-2014)

Fulbright-Nehru English Teaching Assistantship, New Delhi (2012-2013)

Society of Linguistic Anthropology Sapir Prize, Runner Up (2012)

American Institute of Indian Studies, Intensive Hindi Fellowship (2010)

Conference Presentations

Anthropology Undergraduate Research Conference, NYU, 2012
Paper: "It's a Brown Thing": Gender, Stereotyping, and Humorous Conversation in a South Asian Community of Practice


Alessandro Duranti
Akhil Gupta
Jennifer Jackson


B.A. Linguistics and Anthropology, New York University (2012)
M.Phil., Social Anthropology, University of Cambridge (2014)