Seminars and Events

Laurence Ralph (Harvard)
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

 "The Aura in Authenticity: Reproducing the "Real" in a Chicago Street Gang"

Respondent: Les Sabiston (Ph.D. Candidate in the Anthropology Department, CU

Sheldon Scheps Talk by Jason Pine
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 12:30pm
Room 963 Sch Ext

Talk Title:  TBA

Vanessa Agard-Jones, Assistant Professor of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Yale University
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Body Burdens: Toxic Endurance and Decolonial Desire in Martinique"

Reception follows in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Anthropology Lounge, Room 465 Sch Ext

 

Yarinar Bonilla, Assistant Professor of Anthropology & Caribbean Studies, Rutgers University
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 4:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Beyond the Paradox of Sovereignty"

Reception follows in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Anthropology Lounge, Room 465 Sch Ext

Bryan McCann (Georgetown University)
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 6:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Favelas in an Age of Political Transformation: the Brizola Years in Rio de Janeiro"

Discussant: Katharina Blank (PhD, Anth Dept., Columbia University)

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

Cori Hayden, University of California, Berkeley
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  Access, Excess

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

Sheldon Scheps Talk by Tamar Blickstein, PhD Candidate in Anth
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  TBA

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

Sheldon Scheps Talk by Naomi Stone, PhD Candidate in Anth
Friday, April 3, 2015 - 12:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  TBA

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