Marie-Françoise GUÉDON


Marie-Françoise GUÉDON
Adjunct Professor

1972 – PhD anthropologie, Collège Bryn Mawr Penn
1966 – MA anthropologie, Université de Montréal
1964 – BPh, Université de Montréal
1962 – BSc expérimentales, CNTE, France

Room: DMS Building, Room 10114
Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 1171
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Member of the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and thereby authorized to supervise theses.

Courses taught

  • SRS2194 Anthropology of Religion
  • SRS2115 Religious Ways of the Aboriginal Peoples
  • SRS3111 Amerindian and Inuit Mythes
  • SRS3119 Shamanic Traditions
  • SRS3194 Anthropological Theories in Inter-Cultural and Inter-Religious Issues

Current research projects 

  • The shamanic traditions of the Northern Athapaskans; ethnography of the Athas (Laguna papers)
  • Ethnobotany of incense and smoke
  • Critical studies of intercultural educational practices

Latest publication

Le rêve et la forêt. Histoires de chamanes nabesna. Québec: Les Presses de l’Université Laval, 2005. 586 pp.

Fields of Interest

  • Anthropology of religion - shamanism
  • Aboriginal peoples
  • Intercultural studies
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