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Spring 2001 Colloquia


Spring 2001 Colloquia Series
and Special Events
PhD Program in Anthropology, CUNY Graduate Center

365 5th Avenue at 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

All colloquia take place on Fridays, 4:15-6:15 in Room 6417 unless otherwise noted. Following the colloquia, light refreshments are served in the Brockway Room, Rm. 6402 in the Anthropology Department. All are welcome.

  • 23 February
    Catherine Lavender
    Department of History, College of Staten Island, CUNY
    "The Many Deaths of Henrietta Schmerler: Feminism, Ethnography and Race in the American Southwest"


  • 2 March
    Stuart Rockefeller
    Department of Anthropology, New York University
    "Fat-stealing, Ethnography and the Theft of Body Fat: Dialogic Encounters in the Andes"


  • 9 March
    Amy Borovoy
    Department of Anthropology, Princeton University
    "Japan Studies and the Anthropology of the Self: Dialogues between Area Studies and Social Theory"


  • 16 March
    Steve Striffler
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas
    "King Chicken: Tyson Food, Transnational Migration, and the Transformation of Class in the U.S. South"


  • 23 March
    Marc Edelman
    Department of Anthropology, Hunter College, and
    Doctoral Program in Anthropology, CUNY
    "Toward an Anthropology of Some New Internationalisms: Small Farmers and Global Resistance Networks"


  • 30 March
    Diana Wall
    Department of Anthropology, City College, and
    Doctoral Program in Anthropology, CUNY
    "The Seneca Village Project: the Archaeological Study of a Community"


  • 6 April
    Katherine Snyder
    Department of Anthropology, Queens College, CUNY
    "Globalized Persons: Exchange and 'Modern' Communities in Tanzania"






  • 27 April
    Kirk Dombrowski
    Department of Anthropology John Jay College, CUNY
    "Political Alterity and Discourse of Indigenism in the U.S."


  • 4 May
    Vincent Stefan
    Department of Anthropology, Lehman College and
    Doctoral Program in Anthropology, CUNY
    "The Prehistory of the Easter Islanders: The Evidence of the Bones"