Log In

Karen Elaine Keeney Edit Profile

anthropologist , educator , photographer

Karen Elaine Keeney, American photographer, educator, anthropologist. Achievements include first to study the culture of the remaining Anglo-Tahitian descendants of the 1789 Mutiny on the Bounty on the island of Pitcairn in the South Pacific. Grantee Research, University Colorado, 1996.

Background

Keeney, Karen Elaine was born on November 4, 1945 in Long Beach, California, United States.

Education

Bachelor with distinction, University Colorado, 1996. Master of Arts, University Colorado, 1999.

Career

Freelance photographer, since 1980. Instructor Art Institute Colorado, Denver, since 2000. Member White House News Photographers, Washington, 1982—1985.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to study the culture of the remaining Anglo-Tahitian descendants of the 1789 Mutiny on the Bounty on the island of Pitcairn in the South Pacific.

Membership

Volunteer World Cup Ski Race, Aspen, Colorado, 1988—1989. Member of American Association of University Women, Association Society Anthropology Oceania, Phi Theta Kappa, Golden Key, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, hiking, backpacking, horseback riding.