History of Art and Architecture

Welcome to Eric Johnson

Eric D. Johnson will join Brown University as a joint HIAA-NAISI Cogut-Mellon Post-doctoral fellow.

Eric JohnsonHe will teach Native American Architecture this spring and Settler Placemaking: From Vikings to the Homestead Act in HIAA and NAISI. Eric received his PhD from the Anthropology Department at Harvard, and his current project is “An Archaeology of Settler Capitalism: Wampum Factories in New Jersey.” He comes to us fresh from a Fulbright year in Iceland.