Phone: +1 212-772-5452
Room: HN 713
PhD CUNY (2001) BA Stanford (1988)
Office Hours Fall 2014: HN713: Thursdays 11.30-12.30 pm; Monday 3:00-5:00 pm, and by appointment.
Jonathan Shannon is a cultural anthropologist who specializes in aesthetics, musical performance, and cultural politics in the Arab world and Mediterranean. He has conducted ethnographic field research in Syria, Morocco, Spain, and France and is the recipient of numerous grants and awards, including from SSRC, Fulbright-Hays. Professor Shannon was a Fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation in 2008-2009. He has been teaching at Hunter College since 2001.