Hilary Thayer Hamann was born and raised in New York. After her parents divorced, she was shuttled between their respective homes in the Hamptons and the Bronx. She attended New York University, where she received a B.F.A. in Film & Television Production and Dramatic Writing from Tisch School of the Arts, an M.A. in Cinema Studies from the Graduate School of Arts and Science, and a Certificate in Anthropological Filmmaking from NYU’s Center for Media, Culture, and History.
Ms. Hamann edited and contributed to Categories—On The Beauty of Physics (2006), an interdisciplinary educational book that was included in Louisiana State University’s... Read More

Anthropology of an American Girl

Category: Fiction - Coming Of Age; Fiction - Literary; Fiction - Contemporary Women
Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: June 2011
Price: $16.00
ISBN: 978-0-385-52715-6 (0-385-52715-2)

Anthropology of an American Girl
Hilary Thayer Hamann
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