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 Melissa  Sedlacik

Melissa Sedlacik

Melissa Sedlacik

Contact

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Website

Hurricane Sandy Oral History Project: http://www.hsohp.com

Education

M.A., Anthropology, Monmouth University

B.A., Anthropology, Minor History, Monmouth University

Advisor : Antoinette Jackson

Research

Anthropology of disaster, disaster mitigation and preparedness, local and residential engagement within post-disaster (re)development, risk assessment, social network analysis, oral history, collaborative ethnography, intersectionality of disaster reconstruction and tourism development, gender stratification within disaster recovery, humanitarian assistance, disasters and the media, disaster policy

Publications

Sedlacik, Melissa. Review Desire and Disaster in New Orleans: Tourism, Race, and Historical Memory by Lynnell L. Thomas. Oral History Review. 43 (2): 480-483. https://doi.org/10.1093/ohr/ohw066

Sedlacik, Melissa. “Social Media and Heritage Preservation.” Present Pasts 6(1):60. http://doi.org/10.5334/pp.60

Teaching

ANT 2410 Cultural Anthropology; ANT 4401 Exploring Cross-Cultural Diversity

Program

Ph.D.