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Events Archive

Jeremy DeSilva, Holly Dunsworth & Augustin Fuentes: A Most Interesting Problem -- What Darwin's Descent of Man Got Wrong

Tue, Mar 2, 2021, 6:00 pm

In 1871, Charles Darwin published The Descent of Man, a companion to Origin of Species in which he attempted to explain human evolution, a topic he called “the highest and most interesting problem for the naturalist.” A Most Interesting Problem brings together twelve world-class scholars and science communicators to...

Anthropology Day "ESCAPE THE ROOM"

Thu, Feb 18, 2021, 7:00 pm
Celebrating Anthropology Day Join us for a fun hour of Escape The Room! Anthropology majors only. Registration Required, click here.

How Indigenous Peoples Created Brazilian Biomes

Thu, Feb 11, 2021, 4:30 pm

A Brazil LAB event with Eduardo Neves and Tiffany C. Fryer. Moderated by Carlos Fausto.

Location: Brazil LAB YouTube Channel
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Being with Others: Language and Ethical Relationality among Thirunangai Transgender Women in Chennai, India

Tue, Feb 9, 2021, 12:00 pm

The Tamil word ‘Thirunangai’ is currently the most preferred and widely used identity label among transgender women in Chennai. Free of pejorative meanings, indexing linguistic and cultural specificity, eschewing religious connotations, and commanding juridical recognition, ‘Thirunangai’ has had a remarkable uptake as a label of collective self...

Unhinged: On Ethnographic Games of Doubt and Certainty

Thu, Feb 4, 2021, 4:30 pm

With special commentary from João de Pina-Cabral, University of Lisbon

Wintersession Workshop: “Safeguarding Amazonia”

Mon, Jan 18, 2021, 3:00 pm

The opening session of the Princeton Wintersession workshop “Safeguarding Amazonia” — based on the innovative work of Brazilian startup MapBiomas — will be live-streamed for the public beginning at 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18, on the Brazil LAB’s YouTube channel.

Location: Brazil LAB YouTube Channel
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Work-in-Progress: Mark Drury

Thu, Dec 3, 2020, 4:30 pm

“They film us…we film them”: Human Rights Activism and Proliferating Forms of Veillance in the Western Sahara Conflict 

Register here for the talk.
Location: Virtually via Zoom
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Musical Concert Agora Clarice and Sonic Platform Clarice 100 Years

Wed, Nov 25, 2020, 5:00 pm

Musical Concert and Sonic Platform Honoring Clarice Lispector’s Life and Work

The Cene Scene: Centering Indigenous and Black Environments

Clarice Lispector, 100 Years: A Tribute to Her Life and Work

Fri, Nov 13, 2020, 2:00 pm

A conference organized by the Brazil LAB and the Lewis Center for the Arts. Live-streamed to the Brazil LAB YouTube Channel.

Everything in the world began with a yes.
One molecule said yes to another molecule and life was born. 

- The Hour of the...

Location: Brazil LAB YouTube Channel
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