SoS 170- Lara Durgavich on Orangutan Menstruation, and the Case of the Missing Clitoris

December 19, 2022By Andrea SilvaHormones, Menstrual cycles, Orangutans, Primatology, Season 5 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 170- Lara Durgavich on Orangutan Menstruation, and the Case of the Missing Clitoris Dr. Lara Durgavich is a visiting lecturer in the Anthropology Department at Boston University. In 2013, Lara received her Ph.D. from Boston University as well. Her research focuses on ovarian function, mating behaviors, and life history in … Read More

Dr. Erin Riley on “The Promise of Contemporary Primatology”

November 8, 2021By Alexandra NiclouEthnoprimatology, Season 4 No Comments

Human Biology Association · Dr. Erin Riley on “The Promise of Contemporary Primatology” Dr. Erin P. Riley is a Professor of Anthropology at San Diego State University. As one of the few non-human biologists on the podcast she discusses the importance of bridging the gap between subfields and how ethnoprimatology can contribute to anthropology and … Read More

SoS 134- Excerpt from For the Love of Lemurs with Dr. Patricia Wright

July 19, 2021By Delaney GlassBook excerpt, Madagascar, Primatology, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 134- Excerpt from For the Love of Lemurs with Dr. Patricia Wright Dr. Patricia Wright is a Tropical Biologist, Conservationist, and Primatologist at Stony Brooke University. In this episode, we play an excerpt from her book For the Love of Lemurs, published by Lantern Publishing and Media. You can find … Read More

SoS 133 – Survival of the Friendliest: An excerpt with Dr. Brian Hare

July 12, 2021By Alexandra NiclouBook excerpt, Dogs, Primatology, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 133 – Survival of the Friendliest: An excerpt with Dr. Brian Hare This week’s book reading episode features Survival of the Friendliest: Understanding Our Origins and Rediscovering Our Common Humanity by Dr. Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods. The excerpt is read by René Ruiz and is followed by a re-run … Read More