Fabian, Ann



Ann Fabian is a Professor of History and American Studies at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, where she recently completed a term as dean of humanities. She has written on gambling, personal narratives, muscleman Bernarr Macfadden’s publishing empire, the quarrel over Kennewick Man, bodies floating in flooded New Orleans, and the failed banks of 1930s America. The School for Advanced Research, the American Antiquarian Society, and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation supported her research on The Skull Collectors.

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On her book The Skull Collectors: Race, Science, and America’s Unburied Dead
(Our Cover Feature of December 15, 2010)