Seminars and Events Archive

Seema Golestaneh, PhD Candidate in Anthropology
Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title:  Open Sounds, Hidden Spaces: Wandering, Listening, and Alternative Spatial Formation in Sufi Iran

A light lunch will be served at 12:00pm in the Anthropology Department Robert F. Murphy-Morton H. Fried Lounge, Room 465 Schermerhorn Extension

Nikolas Kosmatopoulos, Anthropologist, postdoctoral fellow (Columbia Global Center Paris) and lecturer (Sciences Po and MESAAS/CU)
Monday, December 2, 2013 - 5:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title: "A.N.T.S at War: A socio-tech ethnography of the Gaza Flotilla"

Professor Michael Taussig, Anthropology, CU, Responding

Reception follows

 

 

Marwan Rechmaoui
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 6:00pm
208 Knox Hall (606 West 122nd St (between B'way & Claremont)

 

Studio @ and the Middle East Institute at Columbia University present

Images, Texts, and Conversations

Studio @ is a program curated by Rosalind C. Morris, and is sponsored by the Department of Anthropology and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society.  This event is also made possible by contributions from Alwan for the Arts.

Professor Elizabeth Povinelli
Monday, November 25, 2013 - 7:30pm
Room 754 Schermerhorn Extension

Film screening and discussion

'Karrabing, Low Tide Turning'

STUDIO @ is sponsored by the Department of Anthropology and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society, with partial support from Barnard Africana Studies the Institute for Research on Women an Gender at Columbia University, and the Taalunie Foundation through the Queen Wilhelmina Chair

For more information, write: studio@columbia@gmail.com

RAQS MEDIA COLLECTIVE
Monday, November 18, 2013 - 7:30pm
Room 501 Schermerhorn Main, Northwest Corner Building

Film screening and discussion with the artists

'Capital of Accumulation'

STUDIO @ is sponsored by the Department of Anthropology and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society, with partial support from Barnard Africana Studies the Institute for Research on Women an Gender at Columbia University, and the Taalunie Foundation through the Queen Wilhelmina Chair

For more information, write: studio@columbia@gmail.com

Rudolf Mrazek, Department of History, University of Michigan
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

"Lenin, son of Soemijati (and brother of Jews) radical translation in the Dutch East Indies and in Bohemia"

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

Enrique Rodríguez-Alegría, University of Texas
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Shiny scissors, sharper knives: adaptationist, symbolic, and economic models of technological change"

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

Darryl Li, Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 6:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Jihad and Universalism in Bosnia-Herzegovina"

 

Thomas Lamarre, Department of East Asian Studies, McGill University
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

"Tokyo’ Teletopia: Media Infrastructures and Cosmologies"

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

H.M. Bizri Professor of Cinnema and Filmaking, U of Minnesota
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 6:00pm
501 Schermerhorn

H.M. Bizri is an American-Lebanese director, writer, and producer, born in Beirut, Lebanon.

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