Dillon, Wilton Sterling

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DILLON, Wilton Sterling

DILLON, Wilton Sterling. American, b. 1923. Genres: Anthropology/Ethnology, Area studies. Career: Sr. Scholar Emeritus, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 1995- (Director of Symposia and Seminars, 1969-85, Director of Interdisciplinary Studies, 1986-90, Sr. Scholar-in-Residence, 1990-95). President, Literary Society of Washington, 1990. Trustee Emeritus, Phelps-Stokes Fund of New York (Executive Secretary and Director of Research, 1957-63). Member of Editorial Board, Alabama Heritage Political Communication and Persuasion. Secretary-Treasurer, Institute for Psychiatry and Foreign Affairs. Pres Emeritus, Institute for Intercultural Studies, NYC. Publications: Gifts and Nations, 1968; (ed. with J.F. Eisenberg) Man and Beast: Comparative Social Behavior, 1972; (ed.) The Cultural Drama: Modern Identities and Social Ferment, 1974; (ed. with N.G. Kotler) The Statue of Liberty Revisited: Making a Universal Symbol, 1994. Address: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]