Pollard, Helen Perlstein

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POLLARD, Helen Perlstein

POLLARD, Helen Perlstein. American, b. 1946. Genres: Anthropology/ Ethnology. Career: State of California, staff archaeologist for a highway salvage program, 1965; State University of New York College at Plattsburgh, instructor, 1972-73, assistant professor of environmental science, 1973-77, adjunct assistant professor of anthropology, 1975-85; State University of New York at Oswego, visiting assistant professor of anthropology, 1985-86; Michigan State University, East Lansing, assistant professor, 1986-91, associate professor of anthropology, 1991-. Lerma River Basin Survey, field director and ceramic consultant, 1972; member of excavations at Urichu, Tarascan State. Publications: Tariacuri's Legacy: The Prehispanic Tarascan State, 1993. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of articles and reviews to anthropology and other scholarly journals. Address: Department of Anthropology, 354 Baker Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, U.S.A.