Event Archives

Events Archive

Sophomore Open House

Wed, Apr 11, 2018, 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Come meet Anthropology faculty and current majors, and learn more about:

Socio-Cultural Anthropology Track
Medical Anthropology Track
Law, Politics and Economics Track
Certificate in Ethnographic Studies

Location: 216 Aaron Burr Hall

Cultivating a Therapeutic Self in Globalizing China

Thu, Apr 5, 2018, 4:30 pm

Facing intensified market competition and rapid social change, many Chinese are experiencing increased mental distress. In this talk, Zhang examines how psychological training and interventions play a vital part in cultivating a new self among urban middle-classes.

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Princeton's Brazil LAB Presents: "Amazonia Today, Challenges and Opportunities for Conservation and Development"

Thu, Mar 29, 2018, 12:00 pm

Beto Veríssimo is a senior researcher at Imazon, an NGO think-and-do-tank based in the Brazilian Amazon that he co-founded in 1990. He was trained in Agricultural  Engineering at the Federal Rural University of the Brazilian Amazon and earned a Masters in  Ecology at Pennsylvania State University.

Location: 216 Aaron Burr Hall

Unfinished: The Anthropology of Becoming

Wed, Mar 28, 2018, 6:00 pm

Conversation with Joao Biehl, Arcadio Diaz- Quinones & Adriana Petryna

Location: Labyrinth Books, 122 Nassau Street, Princeton

Anthropology Salon - Our Ethnographic Sureit: Films, Dreams, Dictionaries

Thu, Mar 15, 2018, 4:30 pm



Kurt Poeschl, Ph.D. Student
A Radical Present: Art in an Abandoned Meat Processing Plant

João Biehl, Professor of Anthropology
Gary Hurst, Visual Artist
CAtArINa’s Dictionary: A Collaboration

Jeffrey Himpele, Director of the VizE Lab
Men of Steel

Location: Campus Club, 5 Prospect Avenue, 2nd floor Den

CONFERENCE: Digesting Difference - Modes of Social Incorporation in Europe

Fri, Mar 2, 2018, 4:30 pm

Keynote on Friday, March 2 at 4:30 PM

François Héran (Collège de France)

Alternative Models to Integration Policy: Some Reflections on the French and German Experiences

Panels on Saturday, March 3 from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Location: A17 Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building

After Geertz: Panel Discussion with Lila Abu-Lughod

Fri, Feb 23, 2018, 10:00 am
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

Clifford Geertz Commemorative Lecture - "Settler Colonialism Observed: Palestine's Alter-natives"

Thu, Feb 22, 2018, 4:30 pm



Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

A Man For All Women and a Woman For All Men: Politics in Egyptian Literature

Wed, Feb 21, 2018, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Khaled Alkhamissi is an Egyptian novelist, columnist, lecturer and cultural producer. He has published two works of fiction, Taxi and Noah’s Arch that have given readers deep insights into Egyptian society in the last decade. Taxi, which is often said to have “predicted the Egyptian uprisings” surrounding the January 25th...

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson International Building

AnthroDay 2018!

Thu, Feb 15, 2018, 12:30 pm

The Department of Anthropology is celebrating anthropology and anthropologists around the world through Anthropology Day. Anthropology Day is a day for anthropologists to share their discipline with the public around them. Anthropologists are innovators and creative thinkers who contribute to every sector of society.

Location: Aaron Burr Hall - First Floor Lounge