Hill, Jonathan D.

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HILL, Jonathan D.

HILL, Jonathan D. American, b. 1954. Genres: Anthropology/Ethnology. Career: Indiana University-Bloomington, instructor in anthropology, 1982-83; University of Georgia, Athens, visiting assistant professor of anthropology, 1983-86; Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, assistant professor, 1986-89, associate professor of anthropology, 1990-95, professor, 1996-, chair, 1999-. University of California, Los Angeles, visiting associate professor, 1993-94. Conducted extensive anthropological research in Venezuela and Colombia. Publications: Keepers of the Sacred Chants: The Poetics of Ritual Power in an Amazonian Society, 1993. EDITOR: Rethinking History and Myth: Indigenous South American Perspectives on the Past, 1988; Anthropological Discourses and the Expression of Personhood in South American Inter-Ethnic Relations, 1993; History, Power, and Identity: Ethnogenesis in the Americas, 1492-1992, 1996. Contributor to books and anthropology and music journals. Contributing editor, Handbook of Latin American Studies, 1986-94. Address: Department of Anthropology, Mail Code 4502, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 62901-4502, U.S.A.