Event Archives

Events Archive

John Borneman on "An Anthropological View of the Syria Crisis"

Tue, Sep 24, 2013, 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

REUNIONS - Anthropology Open House

Fri, May 31, 2013, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Location: Aaron Burr Hall, 1st Floor Lobby


Fri, May 3, 2013, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Location: 138 Lewis Library

Tobias Kelly (University of Edinburgh) on Conscience, Cowardice and Citizenship Among British Pacifists"

Mon, Apr 8, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Tobias Kelly’s research interests include human rights, legal anthropology, law and development, and the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. He has recently completed a long term ESRC funded project that explores the role of law and medicine in the recognition of torture.
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Gillian Tett (Financial Times) on "Joining up the Dots: Why an Anthropology Makes Sense of the World"

Wed, Apr 3, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Gillian Tett, assistant editor and columnist at the Financial Times, will deliver a public talk at the Woodrow Wilson School on Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at 4:30 p.m., Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Location: Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall

Tanya Luhrmann (Stanford University) on "When God Talks Back"

Mon, Apr 1, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
An Anthropologist Sets out to Understand What American Evangelicals Mean When They Say That They Hear God Speak (Co-sponsored with Center for Study of Religion, Religion Department and Office of Religious Life)

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Clifford Geertz Commemorative Lecture - Tania Murray Li (University of Toronto) on "Involution's Dynamic Other"

Wed, Feb 27, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Dr. Li's early research in Southeast Asia concerned urban cultural politics in Singapore. Since 1990, her research has focused on questions of culture, economy, environment, and development in Indonesia’s upland regions.

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall


Tue, Jan 1, 2013, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Location: 138 Lewis Library

Federico Neiburg (Museu Nacional, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) on Popular Economy and the Government Markets in Haiti"

Mon, Dec 10, 2012, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Federico Neiburg Bio:
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall


Thu, Nov 22, 2012, 6:00 am to Fri, Nov 23, 2012, 6:00 pm
Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. It has officially been an annual tradition since 1863, when, during the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of "Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens,".
Location: 138 Lewis Library