Event Archives

Events Archive

Anthropology reunions event - Cultural Reckonings: War, Peace, Want, Plenty

Fri, Jun 1, 2012, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Department of Anthropology 40th Anniversary A discussion among graduates from our four decades, each of whom has brought anthropological insights to their work in contemporary affairs. Kay B. Warren *74, Anthropology and International Studies, Director Pembroke Center, Brown University
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Graduate student symposium "Academe and the Arab Spring: Disciplinary Approaches to Revolution and the Middle East" (BY REGISTRATION ONLY)

Fri, Mar 2, 2012, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm
Conference is by registration only. Please register at academearabspring@gmail.com With the participation of Abdellah Hammoudi (Princeton), John Borneman (Princeton), Karima Bennoune (Rutgers), Deepa Kumar (Rutgers), Cyrus Schayegh (Princeton), Lawrence Rosen (Princeton)
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Anthropology alumna Lauren Bush-Lauren '06 to discuss her career

Thu, Feb 23, 2012, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Sponsored by the Office of Career Services, the IMAGINE Speaker Series features Princeton alumni who never imagined their career journey unfolding the way it did. Featured IMAGINE speaker, alumna Lauren Bush-Lauren will discuss her career journey in the fields of social entrepreneurship and fashion. Presented in collaboration with the Sustainable...
Location: Frist Campus Center, Room 302

Michael D. Jackson (Harvard) presents the Clifford Geertz Commemorative Lecture

Wed, Feb 22, 2012, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

"Unhinged Signs, Cracked Walls and the Rage for Order: Reflections on Art and Anthropology" There are moments in Clifford Geertz’s anthropological work when he touches on the limitations of the culture concept as well as his conception of anthropology as a semiotic or hermeneutic method for interpreting cultural codes and shared symbols.

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Talia Dan-Cohen Ph.D. dissertation defense

Thu, Dec 8, 2011, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm


Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Christopher Roy Ph.D. dissertation defense

Mon, Nov 14, 2011, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm


Location: 216 Aaron Burr Hall

Abdellah Hammoudi: "Giving and Receiving of Yeast: How to Keep Opposed Identities together"

Thu, Oct 20, 2011, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
In his lecture, “Giving and Receiving of Yeast: How to Keep Opposed Identities together�, Prof. Abdellah Hammoudi reflects on accommodation of difference through the analysis of a cyclical celebration. The celebration analyzed takes place in 1950’s Morocco.
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Richard J. Martin Ph.D. dissertation defense

Thu, Sep 29, 2011, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm


Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Karen Z. Ho and Lesley A. Sharp: "What Do Wall Street and Organ Transplantation Have in Common?: Explorations of Theory Across the Subfields"

Tue, Sep 27, 2011, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
A conversation between Karen Z. Ho, Associate Professor of Anthropology at University of Minnesota, and Lesley A. Sharp, Professor of Anthropology at Barnard College

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Anthropology Class Day event (for graduating seniors and guests only)

Mon, May 30, 2011, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm


Location: Carl A. Fields Center

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