Susan Needham, Ph.D
Title: Professor of Anthropology
Office: SBS C-332
Phone Extension: x3485
Email Username: sneedham
- (2006) Spinning the Golden Thread: Indian Tales in the Art of Angkor. Televised Presentation for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. November 1, 2006. CSU, Dominguez Hills.
- (2006) “It’s not the date!” Contested Meanings in the Construction of a Cambodian New Year Parade. Co-authored with Karen Quintiliani, anthropology, CSU, Long Beach. Presented at the 77th Annual Conference of the Southwestern Anthropological Association, April 29, 2006.
- (2005) Reports from the Edge: Khmer-American College Students’ Narratives of Experience. Presented 104th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropology Association, December 3, Washington, DC
- (2004) Socialization in a Cambodian Dance Class. Co-authored paper with Beatriz Rodriguez and Judy Andes, CSUDH students. Presented at the Southwestern Anthropological Association annual meeting, April 15, San Jose, CA.
- (2003) What does it mean to be Khmer?: Cambodian American Identity in the 1990s. Poster Session presented at the 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Anthropology Association, November, Chicago, IL.
- (2003) Teaching Critical Literacy in an Undergraduate Anthropology Program. Co-authored with Janine Gasco, Jerry Moore, and Sandra Orellana. Poster Session presented at the 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Anthropology Association, November, Chicago, IL.
- (2001) Literacy and Education in Cambodian History. Presented at the 100th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropology Association, November, Washington, D.C.
- (2001) Bridging Two Worlds: The Role of Buddhist Monks in Healing Ceremonies among Cambodians in Long Beach. Co-authored with Honorable Kong Chhean, Zohara Kaye (CSULA), and Mary Foster (CSUDH). Presented at the 72nd Annual Conference of the Southwestern Anthropological Association, April, San Diego.
- (2000) Literate and Religious Identities in a Cambodian Rhetoric of Distinction. Presented at the 99th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, November, San Francisco.
- (2000) A Brief History of the Cambodian Community of Long Beach California. Presented at the Western Conference of the Association for Asian Studies, October 7, Long Beach, California.