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Spring 2012 Colloquia

Spring 2012 Anthropology Program Colloquia
Anthropology Today for the World Tomorrow
The Graduate Center, CUNY
365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street, New York, NY 10016

All colloquia take place on Fridays, 4:15-6:15 in Room C415A (concourse level) unless otherwise noted. Light refreshments will be served afterward in the Brockway Room, Rm. 6402. Additional events may be announced. Download poster.

February 10
Vyjayanthi Rao
The New School NSSR
Event, Mediation, Public: Citizenship and Spectacle in Mumbai
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February 17
Kate Crehan
CUNY Graduate Center
"Art" with a Capital "A" and the Practice of Community Art
Discussant: Charity Scribner
A Dialogue: Is Anthropology Useful for the Study of Art?
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February 24
Talal Asad
CUNY Graduate Center
Fear and Revolution: Reflections on Egypt after Mubarak
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March 2
Ida Susser
CUNY Graduate Center and Hunter College
Norman Street Revisited: Claiming the Right to New York City
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March 9
Yukiko Koga
Hunter College
Accounting for Silence: Inheritance, Debt and the Moral Economy of Redress in China and Japan
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March 16
Sharad Chari
Department of Geography and Environment
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Remains of Revolution: Durban 1972/2012

March 23
Marilyn Strathern
Girton College, Cambridge
Gifts Money Cannot Buy
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March 30
Due to a late cancellation, there will not be a colloquium this week.

April 6 and 13
No colloq. CUNY spring break.

April 20
No colloq. AES meetings.

April 27
Joseph Masco
University of Chicago
No Such Agency: Digital Surveillance in the Post-Privacy Era
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May 4
Daniel Goldstein
Rutgers University
Community Justice and the Creative Imagination in Bolivia
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May 11
Ana Ramos-Zayas
CUNY Baruch College
Street Therapists: Affect, Race, and Neoliberal Personhood in Latino Newark
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