Seminars and Events Archive

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

David Nirenberg, Department of History, The University of Chicago
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Anti-Judaism, Critical Thought, and the Possibility of History"

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

Whitney Battle-Baptiste, Department of Anthropology, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 4:10pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title: “The Materiality of Race and Gender: Consciousness-raising, Testifying and Breaking New Ground in African Diaspora Archaeology”

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

AFTER CHAVEZ: Legacies and Vicissitudes in Venezuela and the Region
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 6:30am
Sheldon Scheps Memorial Library, Room 457, Schemerhorn Extension, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University

AFTER CHAVEZ: Legacies and Vicissitudes in Venezuela and the Region

With panelists:

Julie Skurski (CUNY), author of States of Violence

Alejandro Velasco (NYU)

 

Inaugural event for the new interdisciplinary seminar series:

Americas South Seminar: Dominant, Residual, and Emergent Political Forms

Kate Heupel, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Archaeology’s Authentic:  the familiar and unfamiliar in New Buffalo Commune Artifacts.”

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

Dianne Scullin, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Friday, May 3, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Towards a Sounded Archaeology: Moche Use of Multi-Media at Huaca de la Luna”

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

Mayssun Succarie, Arcapita Visiting Assistant Professor in the Faculty of International and Public Affairs
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:00pm
963 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "The First Lady Phenomenon: Women's Empowerment and the Colonial Present in the Contemporary Arab World"

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

Alejandro Grimson, Professor of Social Sciences Institute of University of San Martin and researcher cof CONICET (Argentina)
Friday, February 8, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Cultural legitimation of inequality: the case of an oil city of Patagonia"

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

Joel Lee, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 12:30pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  “Caste Gods Old and New”

Respondent:  Professor Brian Larkin, Barnard College

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

Erin Yerby, PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department, Columbia University
Friday, April 19, 2013 - 5:00pm
Sheldon Scheps Library, Room 457 Schermerhorn Extension

Talk Title:  "Spectral Bodies of Evidence"

Professor Emily Ogden Responding

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

 

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