About the Editors

Douglas W. Hume is an Associate Professor of Anthropology and Chair of the Sociology, Anthropology, and Philosophy Department at Northern Kentucky University.  He earned his Ph.D. in anthropology from the University of Connecticut and is the author of “Darkness in Academia: Cultural Models of How Anthropologists and Journalists Write about Controversy” in World Cultures eJournal and “Anthropology: Tribal Warfare” in Nature, as well as numerous other publications.

Sharlotte Neely is Professor Emerita of Anthropology at Northern Kentucky University.  She earned her Ph.D. in anthropology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is the author of the book, Snowbird Cherokees: People of Persistence, as well as numerous other publications.