Professor Charles Menzies

Professor Charles Menzies

Professor Charles Menzies (First Nations, Canada, Member of Gitxaaɫa Nation of northwestern British Columbia) is at the Department of Anthropology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. His primary research interests are in the production of anthropological films, natural resource management (primarily fisheries related), political economy, contemporary First Nations' issues, maritime anthropology and the archaeology of north coast BC. He has conducted field research in, and produced films concerning, north coastal BC, Canada; Brittany, France; and Donegal, Ireland. His current research project combines archaeological and socio-cultural anthropology to document the traditional territory of Gitxaaɫa Nation.