Seminars and Events Archive

Guangtian Ha, PhD Candidate in Anthropology
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 5:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title:  Inhabiting the (Un-)Seen: Islam Misrecognized

Reception follows

Regnar Kristensen (University of Copenhagen)
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 6:10pm to 8:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title:  “50 years since and 50 meters from The Children of Sanchez: From Culture of Poverty to Culture of Security (Mexico City).” 

Discussant TBA

Food and beverages will be provided.

David Pedersen (Department of Anthropology, UCSD)
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 6:10pm to 8:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title: “Migrants, Money, and Moralization of the Present in El Salvador.” 

Discussant: TBA

Food and beverages will be provided.

 

Marc Edelman (Deparment of Anthropology, CUNY)
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 6:10pm to 8:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title: "Cycles of Land Grabbing in Central America: an argument for history and a case study in the Bajo Aguán, Honduras.” 

Discussant: Juan Carlos Mazariegos

Food and beverages will be provided.

Daniella Wurst (PhD Candidate, Dept of Latin American and Iberian Cultures)
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 6:10pm to 8:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title: “Arguedas and the limits of multiculturalism Yawar Fiesta (1941) and El Zorro de Arriba y El Zorro de Abajo (1971).” 

Discussant: Diego Renato Azurdia (PhD Candidate, Dept of Latin American and Iberian Cultures)

Food and beverages will be provided.

 

Sarah Muir, Dept of Anthropology, Columbia University
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 6:10pm to 8:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

Talk Title:  "On Historical Exhaustion: Argentine Critique in an Era of 'Total Corruption'"

Discussant: Julia Fierman (PhD Candidate, Dept of Anthropology, Columbia University)

Food and beverages will be provided.

John W. Norder, Anthropology Department, Michigan State U.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Landscape Offerings: memory and materiality in the rock art of the Canadian Shield”

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

Peter Szendy, Philosophy Department at the University of Nanterre
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Fetishism, or: With the Marxes in the Big Store”

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

Joanne Randa Nucho, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Irvine
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Untangling the Wires: Infrastructures, Jurisdictions and Sectarianism in Lebanon"

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

 

Anand Pandian, Anthropology Department, Johns Hopkins University
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title: "Cinemechanics: An Anthropology of Creation"

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

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