Seminars and Events Archive

A Scheps Talk by Dr. Anastasia Piliavsky, Fellow and Director of Studies in Social Anthropology at Girton College, University of Cambridge
Monday, March 26, 2018 - 12:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title: "Hierarchy As Hope"

Reception follows

For a copy of the paper, send a request to to2212@columbia.edu

The Ruth Benedict Lectures with Prof. Partha Chatterjee: "I AM THE PEOPLE: REFLECTIONS ON POPULAR SOVEREIGNTY"
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 4:00pm
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor of Barnard Hall

Lecture 1, Monday, April 2nd, 2018, 4pm

Sheldon Scheps Seminar by Firat Kurt, PhD Candidate, Dept. of Anthropology
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 5:10pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Title: Belligerent Grammars: Formalist Bureaucracy, Substantive Politics, and Full Life at Margins of Istanbul

Respondent: Prof. Brian Larkin, Dept. of Anthropology

Franz Boas Seminar with Dr. Yael Navaro, Reader in Social Anthropology, University of Cambridge
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title: TBD

 

CANCELED

Open House in Anthropology
Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

And Tuesday, Feb 27th, 4-6

Publishing Workshop with Ken Wissoker (Duke University Press)
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library Room 457

Ken Wissok, the Editorial Director of Duke University Press, will be joining us to talk about the process of turning a dissertation into a book manuscript. This workship will be especially beneficial to graduate students writing their dissertations and early career faculty who are in the process of turning their dissertation into a book. 

Franz Boas Seminar Nick Bartlett, Assistant Professor of Contemporary Chinese Culture and Society, Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures, Barnard College
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Recovering Futures: Historicity, Hope and China’s Heroin Generation.”

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

 

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 - 4:10pm 963 Schermerhorn Extension

Speaker: Dr. Naisargi Dave

Talk Title:  TBD

 

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018-4:10 963 Schermerhorn Extension

Speaker: Dr. Danilyn Rutherford

Talk Title: TBD

 

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018-4:10 963 Schermerhorn

Speaker: Dr. Yael Navaro

Inheritance and Belief: Locating Turkish Studies at the Crossroads of Converts, a talk by Esra Özürik, LSE
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Room 963 Schermerhorn Hall Ext.

Columbia University and Sakip Sabanci Center for Turkish Studies invites to

"Inheritance and Belief: Locating Turkish Studies at the Crossroads of Conversion"

A talk by Esra Özürik, London School of Economics and Political Science

December 5 2017 4:15-5:45pm

Room 963 Schermerhorn Hall Ext.

Publication Workshop with Priya Nelson, Acquisitions Editor, University of Chicago Press
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, 457 Schermerhorn Extension

The Columbia University Department of Anthropology and the Anthropology Graduate Student Association (AGSA) will host a publishing workshop by Priya Nelson, Acquisition Editor from the University of Chicago Press. This workshop will be especially beneficial to graduate students who are writing their dissertation and early career faculty who are in the process of transforming their dissertation into a book.

There will be a reception after the workshop. 

Dr. Anya Bernstein, Harvard University
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 4:10pm
Room 963 Schermerhorn Extension

Title Talk: “Freeze, Die, Come to Life: The Many Paths to Immortality in Contemporary Russia.”

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

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