Seminars and Events

Valentina Pellegrino, Visiting Scholar in Anthropology Departmemt
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 4:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

Valentina Pellegrino, visiting scholar in our department, who conducted an exciting ethnographic research on the Colombian government’s approach to the Indian affairs will give a talk entitled

“The Recognition of Difference is not a Blank Check.”

Repondent:  Professor Michael Taussig

Barbara L. Voss, Department of Anthropology, Stanford University
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  Burn Layer: The Archaeology of Anti-Immigrant Violence

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

Dario A. Euraque, Trinity College
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 12:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension

In Search of Froylán Turcios: the Life and Times of Armando Méndez Fuentes (1925-2003)’
Discussant: Diego Azurdia (Columbia University) 
 
Food and Beverages will be served. Papers will be circulated one week in advance.
P. Sean Brotherton, Department of Anthropology, Yale University
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  The Socialist Humanitarian Imperative: Cuba’s Quest for Global Health Justice in the Americas

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

Paul R. Mullins, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Department of Anthropology
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  The Archaeology of Absence and the Color Line: Race, Effacement, and Urban Renewal

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

Michael Silverstein, Department of Anthropology, U Chicago
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Thingy” Words: Anthropology and the Dilemma of Recognition’s Cunning

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

Ghassan Hage, University of Melbourne
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

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

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