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Faculty Fellow

Judith B. Farquhar

Max Palevsky Professor Emerita of Anthropology and of Social Sciences University of Chicago


Judith Farquhar is the Max Palevsky Professor Emerita in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Chicago. She studies traditional medicine, popular culture, and everyday life in contemporary China and is the author of several books, including, most recently, Ten Thousand Things: Nurturing Life in Contemporary Beijing. To learn more about her research and publications, please visit her profile page at the Department of Anthropology.


History, Philology, and the Nation in the Chinese Humanities

2013 – 2016