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  • Theodora Kroeber's other writing includes a children's version of the story, "Ishi, Last of his Tribe;" a book of nine Indian tales, "The Inland Whale;" and a children's tale, "A Green Christmas."

    Theodora Kroeber

  • During this period, Kroeber's first wife, Henriette, was dying.

    Theodora Kroeber

  • To read Mrs. Kroeber's most famous work, Ishi in Two Worlds, is to read the story of the reduction of a Northern California tribe, the Yahis, from

    Theodora Kroeber

  • Kroeber's "monument" must be Kroeber Hall, on the south side of the university campus.

    Theodora Kroeber

  • Some of Kroeber's most well-known and beloved classes included his courses on Children's Literature, Native American Studies, and Romantic Poetry.

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  • We can see Kroeber's published quotes on Babylonians inspecting omens from animal livers in 1923 who claims that it was Babylonians who invented the practice1.

    Finding structure in the Piacenza Liver despite academic claptrap - Part 4

  • To put that in chronological context, Kroeber's words were put to print years before either of my grandfathers even hit puberty yet.

    Finding structure in the Piacenza Liver despite academic claptrap - Part 4

  • UC anthropologist Alfred Kroeber brought him to San Francisco, where he moved into Kroeber's new museum near Golden Gate Park.

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  • Meanwhile, the vibraphone imitated hypnotic electronic synths before eventually dropping off, leaving only Kroeber's soft strokes on the cymbal and Long's gentle finger-picking.


  • What I found jarring about it was that the Berkeley Anthro department issued an apology for Kroeber's treatment of Ishi in the late 90s - wouldn't you have thought they would be sensitive about displaying a living human being in their museum almost 100 years after the Ishi episode?

    Mr. Verb


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