Seminars and Events

Alicia Cooperman (Columbia University)
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 6:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  ‘(Un)natural Disasters: Drought and Distributive Politics in Brazil’

Discussant: TBA

Food and Beverages will be served

Papers will be circulated one week in advance. For a copy of the papers presented please email: lfc2129@columbia.edu

Nick Bacon (CUNY Graduate Center)
Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

"Bullet Burbs: Understanding the Intersection of Guns, Gas Guzzlers, and Government in Tertiary Urban Peripheries"

Respondent:  TBA

Professor Yannis Hamilakis, Department of Archaeology, University of Southampton
Monday, April 6, 2015 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  A Multi-temporal Archaeology: Sensoriality and the Ontology of Duration

Reception follows in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Anthropology Lounge, room 465 Schermerhorn Extension

Ghassan Hage, Future Generation Professor of Anthropology and Social Theory, University of Melbourne
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title: On Exterminability: The Affective Culture of Settler-Colonialism Today

Co-sponsored by Center for Palestine Studies and The Heyman Center

Reception follows in the Robert F. Murphy-Morton H. Fried Anthropology Lounge, Room 465 Schermerhorn Extension

Bronwyn Dobchuk-Land (CUNY Graduate Center)
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

"Making Settler Colonial Violence Invisible: Fantasies and Failures in Western Canadian Crime Prevention Policy"

Respondent: TBA

Sheldon Scheps Talk by Madeleine Elish, PhD Candidate in Anth
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 12:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  TBA

Eli Dollarhide (NYU, Anthropology)
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  TBA

Respondent:  TBA

Sheldon Scheps Talk by Tamar Blickstein, PhD Candidate in Anth
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 12:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  TBA

Elizabeth Angell, PhD candidate in the Anthropology Department, CU
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

"Buildings That Matter: The Politics of Fragility in a Seismic Cityscape"

Respondent: TBA

Sheldon Scheps Talk by Easton Anspach, PhD Candidate in Anth
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 12:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  TBA

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