Event Archives

Events Archive

COOKING DATA Culture and Politics in an African Research World

Fri, Oct 5, 2018, 12:00 pm

Cal Biruk is Professor of Anthropology at Oberlin College and Conservatory. Their research focuses how data reflect and cohere new social relations, persons, forms of expertise, and exclusions in sub-Saharan Africa.

Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 001

Imagining Radical Futures: Anthropological Potentialities?

Fri, Oct 5, 2018 (All day)

Imagining Radical Futures: Anthropological Potentialities?

Aaron Burr Hall 219

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Green Cities: Inequality, Space, Sustainability

Fri, Sep 28, 2018, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Keynote speakers: Melissa Checker (Queens College) and Laura Lawson (Rutgers University)

Location: Betts Auditorium

Of Peepholes and People

Thu, Sep 27, 2018, 4:30 pm

The Moral and Political Life of Things in Prison

The Melvin Tumin Lecture on Social Inequality

This annual lecture honors the memory of Professor Melvin Tumin whose writing on social inequality edified and inspired a generation of American social scientists.

Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 001

THE TOXIC WOMB Opioid-Addicted Pregnancy as Site and Metaphor for a Dying American Dream

Fri, Sep 21, 2018, 12:00 pm

Dr. Knight received a B.A. (Psychology, Philosophy, and Theology) from Georgetown University, a M.Ed. from Harvard University and a Ph.D. from the joint doctoral program in medical anthropology at University of California – San Francisco/Berkeley.

Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 001

The Future of Brazil: Economy and Society on the Eve of the 2018 Presidential Election

Thu, Sep 20, 2018, 4:30 pm

Brazil LAB Colloquium

A discussion with Arminio Fraga *85 (Economist and Co-Founder of Gávea Investments, Princeton Board of Trustees) and Angela Alonso (Professor of Sociology, University of São Paulo, and Director of the Brazilian Center of Analysis and Planning, CEBRAP).

Location: A71 Louis A. Simpson Building

Reunions Celebration

Fri, Jun 1, 2018, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Please join us in celebrating Professor Carol J. Greenhouse's distinguished teaching career.

Location: Aaron Burr Hall

Medical Humanities Fair

Mon, May 14, 2018, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

The Medical Humanities Fair is presented by the Department of Anthropology together with the Humanities Council, the Community-Based Learning Initiative, and the Pace Center for Civic Engagement. Students will present their final course requirement for ANT235/HUM235 Medical Humanities course, either by showing their artistic project or...

Location: Rotunda, Chancellor Green

Law and Reproductive Health Politics in an Unjust World

Fri, Apr 13, 2018, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

In recent years, new forms of legal mobilization have altered the moral and political frameworks of policy-making, healthcare provision, and feminist advocacy for safe abortion across the Americas.

Location: Bowl 16, Robertson Hal

News from the Afterlife: Civil War Mass Grave Exhumations in Contemporary Spain

Wed, Apr 11, 2018, 4:30 pm
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall