Billie Jean Isbell, 1937 - 2021

November 23, 2021

Billie Jean Isbell, professor emerita of anthropology at Cornell University, died June 26, 2021, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. 

There will be a celebration of life for Billie Jean Isbell via Zoom at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11.

Billie Jean was an Andeanist and prize winning ethnographer who was a member of the department from 1976 until her retirement in 2002. Her obituary in Anthropology News is here

Please contact Catherine Allen at kitallen@gmail.com if you'd like to attend this virtual event.