Edmund Snow Carpenter

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Birthday
2, 1922
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 1, 2011 (88)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
2, 1922
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 1, 2011 (88)

About

Renowned anthropologist who specialized in visual media and tribal art at University of Toronto and San Fernando Valley State College. He hosted a eerie of shows on public television in Canada.

Before Fame

He began studying anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania under Dr. Frank G. Speck.

Trivia

He hosted his own show, called Explorations, on CBC-TV, which offered his observations on modern media through a globally-informed lens.

Family Life

He was married to photographer Adelaide de Menil until his death in 2011.

Associated With

He co-taught a course about modern media with Canadian professor Marshall McLuhan.