Seminars and Events Archive

Talal Asad, Columbia University
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 4:10pm to Friday, April 21, 2017 - 4:10pm

Talk Title: “Reflections on Secularization, Ritual, and Politics”

Lecture One: "Translating Christian Equality into Secular Discourse"
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 4:10pm-6:00pm.
The Heyman Center The Common Room (2nd floor)

Lecture Two: "Translating Language to the Body"
Thursday, April 20, 2016 4:10pm-6:00pm.
The Heyman Center The Common Room (2nd floor)

Lecture Three: “Translating Equal Persons into Numbers"
Friday, April 21, 2017 4:10pm-6:00pm.
Room 501 Schermerhorn

Reception follows in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Anthropology Department Lounge Room 465 Schermerhorn Extension
Stephen Collier, The New School
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  First Notes toward an Anthropology of Counter-Planning

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

 

Laurence Ralph, Harvard University
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "The Black Box of Police Torture"

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

Claudio W. Lomnitz, Campbell Family Professor of Anthropology, CU
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

 

Title:  “Fantasy of the Family, Fantasy of the State (a melodrama).”

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

Franz Boas Seminar by Sarah Newman (James Madison University)
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Talking Trash: Rethinking Refuse in Maya Archaeology"

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

This event is free and open to the public.

Franz Boas Seminar by Christopher Morehart (Arizona State University)
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Let the Earth Forever Remain”: The Materiality of Landscapes and History in the Northern Basin of Mexico

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

This event is free and open to the public.

Franz Boas Seminar by Bryan Miller (University of Oxford)
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 4:10pm
Room 963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "All are Xiongnu: The Performance of Empire in Inner Asia"

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

This event is free and open to the public.

Franz Boas Seminar by Alan Greene, (Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYU)
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Provisioning the Political:  A Critical Archaeology of Transfiguration in the Ancient South Caucasus"
 

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

This event is free and open to the public.

Franz Boas Seminar by Dr. Hannah Rachel Chazin, Archaeology Center at Stanford University
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Rethinking archaeological models of intensification through milk as natureculture"

A Reception will follow in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Department of Anthropology Lounge, Room 465 Schermerhorn Extension

 

South Seminar: Rafael Sánchez in conversation with Claudio Lomnitz and Rosalind Morris
Monday, November 14, 2016 - 2:30pm
457 Schermerhorn Ext.

Talk title Dancing Jacobins. A Venezuelan Genealogy of Latin American Populism

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