Seminars and Events Archive

Sarah Vaughn, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Friday, April 5, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Muddied Facts"

A light lunch will be served prior to the talk from 12:00-12:30 in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Anthropology Lounge, Room 465 Schermerhorn Extension

Maria del Rosario Ferro, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Friday, March 29, 2013 - 5:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "The Story Teller Reflections on the Life and Death of Mama Luca Mojica"

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

Elizabeth Gelber, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Monday, May 6, 2013 - 5:00am
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title:  “Crude Accumulations: rogue pipelines and the oil thief”

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

Guangtian Ha, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Friday, March 1, 2013 - 5:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "In the Name of Autonomy, or, Does the National Question Exist?: Politics, Biopolitics, and the Governance of National Minorities in China"

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

 

Sophia Stamatopolou-Robbins, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Measuring Futures in the Expectant Times:  Garbage, Ecologies and Statecraft in the West Bank"

Respondent:  Professor Audra Simpson, Anth Dept., CU

A light lunch will be served prior to the talk from 12:00-12:30 in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Anthropology Lounge, Room 465 Schermerhorn Extension

Matthew West, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Friday, February 15, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:   "Materialities of Light: Growing Properties, Finding Property in the Taiwanese LED Industry"

A light lunch will be served prior to the talk from 12:00-12:30 in the Robert F. Murphy/Morton H. Fried Anthropology Lounge, Room 465 Schermerhorn Extension

Anschaire Aveved, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Friday, February 1, 2013 - 5:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Beyond Primordial Attachment: Belonging, Ethnography, and Cultural Analysis"

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

 

Hlonipha Mokoena, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Anonymity and the Zulu Policeman: An Economy of Portraiture”

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

 

Jennifer Newell, Assistant Curator, Pacific Ethnology Anthropology, AMNH
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  TBA

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

Kathleen Stewart, Professor of Anthropology, The University of Texas, Austin
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:   Matter Poems

“Every achieved poem inscribes a perceptual signature in the world.”  Mark Doty, The Art of Description, 21

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