Event Archives

Events Archive

Co-Constructing Embodiment in Avant-Garde Québécois Circus

Virtually Radical: Reflections on Speech, Digitality, and Militancy in (Indian) Kashmir

Thu, Feb 28, 2019, 4:30 pm

Chitralekha conducted fieldwork in (Indian) Kashmir over several extended periods between 2011-2017, for a book project on modes of resistance in the region. Based on self-accounts of ordinary students, many now street protestors and stone-pelters, some at the fringes of a resurgent armed movement, she examines in this talk, relationships...

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Slavery, Emancipation, and Everyday Rhythms

Tue, Feb 26, 2019, 4:30 pm

Art Through Afro-Atlantic Histories

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson Building

DATA MONEY: The Socio-Technical Infrastructure of Cryptocurrency Blockchains

How Can Brazil Avoid Tech Dystopia?

Thu, Feb 21, 2019, 4:30 pm

A discussion with Ronaldo Lemos (Brazilian legal scholar and visiting professor at the School of International Public Affairs of Columbia University) and Edward Felten (Robert E. Kahn Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs and founding director of Princeton’s Center for Information Technology Policy).

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson Building

AnthroDay 2019!

Thu, Feb 21, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Aaron Burr Hall

Activist Laboratory: People-Powered Action in Brazil's Eroding Democracy

Thu, Feb 7, 2019, 4:30 pm

A discussion with Miguel Lago (Brazilian political scientist and visiting professor at the School of Public Affairs of Sciences Po, Paris) and Stanley Katz (Professor of Public and International Affairs and Director of the Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies at the Woodrow Wilson School).

Location: A71 Louis A. Simpson Building

Radioactive Phantoms and the Politics of Exposure in Coastal Fukushima

Thu, Feb 7, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry House

Drugs, Crime, Sex, and Sufis: Politicizing Islam in Kurdish Istanbul

Tue, Nov 27, 2018, 4:30 pm

Chris Houston and Onur Günay did anthropological research in Istanbul amongst Kurdish migrants, Islamic groups, and Sufi orders twenty years apart. In this talk, they will reflect upon surprising continuities and ruptures between state discourses and policies towards Islam and Kurds.

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

THE TOXIC CAMPUS BREW Whiteness, Masculinity, Drinking Laws, Stress and Shame

Fri, Nov 9, 2018, 12:00 pm

Jennifer S. Hirsch, a medical anthropologist, is Professor of Sociomedical Sciences at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health.

Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 001