Seminars and Events Archive

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

Shannon Dawdy, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Chicago University
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Romantic Capitalism"

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

Catherine Lutz, Thomas J. Watson, Jr. Family Professor of Anthropology and International Studies Anthropology and Watson Institute for International Studies Brown University
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:00pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "War's Emergent Moralities"

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

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