Laura Bunt-MacRury

Dr Laura Bunt-MacRury

  • 01202 962408
  • lbuntmacrury at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Senior Lecturer
  • Weymouth House W420, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Dr Bunt-MacRury was born and educated in the United States of America. She was awarded a BA (double major) in Anthropology and Political Science from the University of Houston, Texas. She was awarded a MA and PhD in Anthropology from the New School for Social Research in New York City.

Her areas of expertise are Latin American Politics, Law and Gender (especially in Peru). She has taught courses on politics, anthropology, sociology, and law at undergraduate and postgraduate levels at universities in the United States, Europe and the United Kingdom and has been awarded prestigious nationally and internationally competitive research grants and fellowships, including a Wenner-Gren Research Grant and a Fulbright Global Scholar Lecturing Fellowship.

Dr Bunt-MacRury has researched, conducted fieldwork and written about Latin America for over a decade. Her current research and publication profile involve the extensive engagement of primary historical archival and ethnographic data from Peru with anthropological, historical, and postcolonial social theory vis-à-vis discourse on women and the law...


Journal Articles


  • Justice in Peru: Race, Rape and the Law in 20th Century Peru (Wenner Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, 15 Nov 2001). Awarded
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