Events

Monday, September 7, 2020 - 1:30pm

Taking anthropology to the streets: How can/must/should ethnography respond to the times? A conversation with two leaders in public/digital/de-colonial/anti-racist anthropology. Professor Yarimar Bonilla, Department of Africana, Puerto Rican & Latino Studies at Hunter College and PhD Program... read more about Whiplash: Anthropology in/of Disaster »

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 11:30am

The workshop, "Visualizing the Birth of Modern Tokyo," traces the creation of a new MIT online course in which woodblock print series reveals the imperial capital launched from old Edo in the gas-lit 1870s and the city as it emerged from the rubble of the 1923 earthquake. Students will acquire... read more about Visualizing the Birth of Modern Tokyo »

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 9:00am

Moderator: Yun Emily Wang, Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology, Duke University Speaker(s): Deborah Kapchan, Professor, Performance Studies, New York University Cassandra Hartblay, Assistant Professor, Anthropology, University of Toronto Scarborough Ethnography happens through bodily engagement... read more about Syncopated Resonances: Ethnography in/of Fractured Times (Session 1) »

Monday, October 5, 2020 - 1:30pm

Moderator: Yun Emily Wang, Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology, Duke University Speaker(s): Deborah Kapchan, Professor, Performance Studies, New York University Cassandra Hartblay, Assistant Professor, Anthropology, University of Toronto Scarborough Ethnography happens through bodily engagement... read more about Syncopated Resonances: Ethnography in/of Fractured Times (Session 2) »

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 1:00pm

This hands-on workshop introduces students, teachers, and researchers to ways of using poetry to develop new questions, discover unexpected findings, and invigorate their analysis of practically anything. The presenters have applied poetic inquiry techniques to materials as diverse as 17th-century... read more about Holistic Inquiry: Writing Poems to Listen, Ask, & Learn »