Seminars and Events Archive

Sheldon Scheps Seminar by Luciana Chamorro Elizondo PhD Candidate, Anthropology, Columbia University
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 4:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, room 457 Sch Ext

Paper title: Contesting New Sandinista Pragmatism: The return of the revolutionary subject?
Thursday Oct 4th 2018, 4:00 PM
Respondent: Professor Lila Abu-Lughod
Anthropology, Columbia University

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Franz Boas Seminar with Dr. Jessica Winegar
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Dr. Laleh Khalili: Tankers, Tycoons, and the Making of Modern Regimes
Monday, February 11, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Sulzberger Parlor, Barnard Hall, 3rd Floor, Campus Entrance (Barnard College)

Franz Boas Seminar by Laleh Khalili Presented by Dept of Anthropology Institute for Religion, Culture, and Public Life The Racial Capitalism Working Group Dept of Middle East South Asian & African Studies Middle East Inst.
Franz Boas Seminar by Laurent Oliver
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Cultural heritage and Archaeology in the age of Anthropocene
Dr. Laurent Olivier
Musée d’Archéologie nationale, Saint-Germain-en-Laye (France)
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Dr Yukiko Koga: Post-Imperial Reckoning
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Department of Anthropology together with  The Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy (ISERP) 

Franz Boas Seminar by Ruben Oliven
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk title:  "National and Regional Identities in Brazil:  The Peculiarities of Rio Grande Do Sul"

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

Franz Boas Seminar by Danilyn Rutherford, President, the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "The title is The Sovereignty of Vulnerability"

Professor Danielle Kellogg (Brooklyn College, CUNY)
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 4:10pm to 6:00pm
951 Schermerhorn Extension


"Demographic Patterns and Democratic Implications: The Case of Athens"

Professor Astrid Van Oyen (Cornell University)
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 4:10pm to 6:00pm
951 Schermerhorn Extension


"A Kaleidoscopic Empire: scale and scalability in Roman storage practices"