Claudio Lomnitz

CSER and Campbell Family Professor of Anthropology

Prof. Claudio Lomnitz works on culture and politics in Mexico and in the Americas. His books include Evolución de una sociedad rural (Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1982); Exits from the Labyrinth: Culture and Ideology in Mexican National Space (University of California Press, 1992); Modernidad Indiana: nación y mediación en México (Planeta, 1999); Deep Mexico, Silent Mexico: An Anthropology of Nationalism (University of Minnesota Press, 2001); and, most recently, Death and the Idea of Mexico (Zone Books, 2005). Lomnitz is the Campbell Family Professor of Anthropology at Columbia.