Dr Richard E. Lobban

Published: 7 Oct 2016

Telephone: 401-467-2857

Richard A. Lobban is an anthropologist (and early pioneer in social network modeling), archaeologist, Egyptologist, Sudanist, foreign policy expert, and human rights activist. He is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology and African Studies at Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode Island; also a lecturer at the Archaeological Institute of America and the Naval War College. He is an expert in Ancient Sudan and Ancient Egypt, with a particular focus on Nubia. Lobban has authored numerous books and publications, including the Historical Dictionary of Ancient and Medieval Nubia, Historical Dictionary of Sudan, Social Networks in Urban Sudan, Historical Dictionary of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde: Crioulo Colony to Independent Nation, Historical Dictionary of Cape Verde, and Middle Eastern Women and the Invisible Economy.