About MARIAL

Faculty, Fellows,
and Staff

Calendar of Events

Research and Publications

Fellowships

Work-Family Resources

Virtual Exhibitions

 

 

Faculty, Fellows, and Staff



Administration

Director: Dr. Bradd Shore
Phone: (404) 727-4200
Email: antbs@emory.edu

Office Manager: Ms. Donna Day
Phone: (404) 727-3440
Email: dmday@emory.edu
Fax: (404) 712-9250
Communications Director: Elizabeth Kurylo
Phone: (404) 727-3152
Email: ekurylo@emory.edu
 

Core Faculty

FACULTY MEMBER
EMORY
AFFILIATION
MARIAL RESEARCH INTERESTS
MARIAL NEWSLETTER ARTICLES

2000-present
Dr. Marshall Duke
psymd@emory.edu

Psychology

The Narrative Creation of Family Culture and History: Family Story-telling

Teens Benefit from Open Discussion

Families React to Terror Attacks (1) (2)

Child's Family Knowledge Beneficial (1) (2)

Storytelling May Aid Child Resilience

2004-2007
Dr. Nancy Eiesland
neiesla@emory.edu

Candler School of Theology

2000-present
Dr. Robyn Fivush
psyrf@emory.edu

Psychology

The Co-construction of Identity in Family Narratives

Teens Benefit from Open Discussion

Families React to Terror Attacks (1) (2)

Child's Family Knowledge Beneficial (1) (2)

Storytelling May Aid Child Resilience

Dr. Carla Freeman
carla.freeman@emory.edu

Anthropology, Women’s Studies
Associated Faculty in Latin American and Caribbean Studies

2000-present
Dr. Bradd Shore
antbs@emory.edu

MARIAL Center Director; Anthropology

Ritual Cycles of Family Life: The Day, Week, Month and Year

Ritual: Its Nature & Culture

Salem Film Screened

MARIAL Makes Salem Film

Salem Camp Meeting

MARIAL Targets Working Families

 

2004-present
Dr. Kathryn Yount
kyount@sph.emory.edu

International Health, Sociology

Family Life in Egypt

Globalizing the Modern Family

Yount Joins MARIAL

 

Senior Research Fellow

FELLOW
AFFILIATION
MARIAL PROJECT

k

Amy Aidman
aaidman@emory.edu

Media, University of Illinois associate dean of research

Institute of Communications Research, associate professor

Media as Myth and Ritual in Family Life

 


Affiliated Faculty

FELLOW
AFFILIATION
MARIAL PROJECT

Peter Kilborn

Former national correspondent for The New York Times

The ‘Relo’ Class

Harald Welzer

Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Memory Research at Essen, Germany

Research professor of social psychology at the University of Witten/Herdecke in Germany

Transmitting Historical Awareness

Nancy Ammerman

Religion, Boston University

Narratives of Spirituality: North and South

 

Postdoctoral Fellows

FELLOW
PhD
MARIAL PROJECT
MARIAL NEWSLETTER ARTICLES

2002-2008
Drew Whitelegg
awhitel@learnlink.emory.edu

PhD, Urban Geography, King's College, London

2005-2007
Stephanie Byrd
sbyrd3@emory.edu

PhD, Sociology, New York University
Reconciling Ideologies of Autonomy and Commitment: How Young Adults Negotiate Work and Family

2006-2007
Kristin Celello
kcelell@emory.edu

PhD, History, University of Virginia

Making Marriage Work: Marital Success and Failure in the Twentieth-Century United States

 

2005-2007
Cynthia Gordon
cmgordo@emory.edu

PhD, Linguistics, Georgetown University

 



Graduate Student Fellows

FELLOW

EMORY AFFILIATION

MARIAL PROJECT

bleakney
2008-present
Lesley Anne Bleakney
lesley-a@gmx.de

Visiting graduate fellow,
Sociology, University of
Witten/Herdecke, Germany;
Center for Interdisciplinary
Memory Research, Essen, Germany
The Comparative Family History Project

widaad

2007-present
Widaad Zaman
wzaman@emory.edu

Psychology Emory Family Togetherness Project

samira

2007-present
Samira Mehta
skmehta@emory.edu

Graduate Division of Religion  

lesleybleakney

2002-2008
Riché Daniel Barnes
rjdanie@emory.edu

Anthropology Black Women Have Always Worked: Constructions of Black Motherhood and the 'New' Black Middle Class

2004-present
Donna Mote
dsmote@emory.edu

Graduate Division of Religion Rites of Return: Festivals of the Living and the Dead in Georgia and Hiroshima

2005-present
Jennifer Thompson
jthomp8@emory.edu

Ethics and Society Program, Graduate Division of Religion

Creating myth and ritual in interfaith families


Undergraduate Student Fellows

FELLOW
Major
MARIAL PROJECT

2005-2006
Tage Rai

Psychology Family History and Psychological Resilience

2005-2006
Robert Shore

Anthropology and Film Film Representations of Family Dysfunction