Research Associate, Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Stephanie Savell is an anthropologist of militarism, security, and civic engagement. She researches and writes about the United States war on terrorism for Costs of War. Other research looks at policing in Rio de Janeiro’s favelas. Savell's writing has been published in Focaal: Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology, PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review, American Journal of Sociology, and the co-authored The Civic Imagination: Making a Difference in American Political Life (Routledge, 2014).