Bernard Arcand Net Worth

Bernard Arcand Net Worth is
$15 Million

Bernard Arcand Biography

Bernard Arcand (April 18, 1945 – January 30, 2009) was a French-Canadian anthropologist, author and communicator. He was a retired professor of the anthropology department of Laval University.Born in Deschambault, Québec, he was film director Denys Arcand and comedian Gabriel Arcand's brother. He studied in social sciences at the Montreal University (baccalaureate, 1965; master, 1966). He later studied at the University of Cambridge where he obtained a certificate (1967) and a doctorate (1972), in social anthropology. He taught at the Copenhagen University in 1971, and then as an assistant professor at McGill University between 1972 and 1976. He was assistant and then tenured professor, at Université Laval, from 1976 to 2006.He was a member of the redaction committee of the Anthropologie et Sociétés magazine between 1982 and 1987 and president of the Société canadienne d'anthropologie from 1989 to 1991.In 1991, Arcand published The Jaguar and Anteater, a series of essays on the topic of pornography for which he received the Governor General's Award. In collaboration with Serge Bouchard, he hosted a radio show called The Commonplace, broadcast on Radio-Canada in 1990. Some texts and extracts of these shows were published between 1993 and 2003.Arcand and Bouchard wrote a humor column entitled "Bien vu!", in the journal Science Quebec.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthApril 18, 1945, Deschambault-Grondines, Portneuf Regional County Municipality, Canada
DiedJanuary 30, 2009, Canada
Place Of BirthDeschambault, Québec, Canada
ParentsColette Bouille, Horace Arcand
SiblingsDenys Arcand, Gabriel Arcand, Suzanne Arcand
Star SignAries

Interesting Facts

1Founding member in 1972 of the 'International Workgroup for Indigenous People' and president (1989-1991). Président of the Canadian Anthropology Society (Casca).
2Anthropology professor, broadcaster and author of many books. Winner of the Governor general's prize for "Le Jaguar et le Tamanoir, vers le degré zéro de la pornographie".
3Brother of Denys Arcand and Gabriel Arcand.



La fleur de l'âge, ou Les adolescentes1964Bernard


The Mad, the Bad & the Ugly2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Disappearing World1971TV Series documentaryHimself - Anthropologist

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