Claire Panetta

Claire Panetta

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology and Anthropology

Claire Panetta

41 Park Row


BA, Haverford College

MA, Columbia University

PhD, The Graduate Center-City University of New York

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ANT 101: Introduction to Anthropology
ANT 108: Glbl Culture & Lcl Identities
ANT 120: People & Cultures of the M.E.
ANT 210: Urban Ethnography
ANT 220: Anthropology of Violence
ANT 228: Political Anthropology
ANT 296: Middle East through Film
ANT 296: Readings in Ethnographic Wrtng
ANT 395: Indpndnt Study in Anthropology
INT 295: Topic: There's No Plce Lke Hme

Publications and Presentations


‘Digging in the Water?’ Grassroots Urbanism, the Egyptian State, and the Politics of Heritage-Making in Post-Revolution Cairo
Panetta, C. D. (2020). International Journal of Heritage Studies. Vol 26 (Issue 12) , pages 1221-1239.

An ‘Alternative Framework for Development:’ State-Citizen Relations, Urban Revitalization, and Downtown Cairo’s Passageways
Panetta, C. D. (2019). International Journal of Heritage Studies. Vol 25 (Issue 9) , pages 926-942.

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Service

Society for Urban, National, and Transnational/Global Anthropology [Committee Member]