Speaker Series

Fall 2006

The speaker series are at 4:00 pm on Thursdays
presentations are made by students, faculty, and guest speakers.

Thursday, September 27, 2006   341 Eggers
Hariprya Narasimhan, Graduate Student, Department of Anthropology, Syracuse University
"Not far enough: Menstrual seclusion and Brahman women in Tamilnadu, India"

Thursday, October 12, 2006
Cecilia Van Hollen, Professor of Anthropology, Syracuse University hosts  an Undergraduate Gathering. This is an informational meeting for undergraduate major and minors on anthropology, distinction, honor society, fieldtrips and other opportunities for those interested in anthropology
Thursday, October 19, 2006
Jerome Handler, Senior Fellow, Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and Public Policy
“Survivors of the Middle Passage: Lives of Enslaved Africans in British America”

Thursday, October 25, 2006
Ritty Lukose, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania
"Ethnography in Public: Feminism and the "Everyday" in Kerala

Thursday, October 26, 2006
Jon P. Kirby, Director of the Tamal Institute of Cross-Cultural Studies, Ghana
"Culture Drama: A New Enactment Genre for Peacebuilding"

Thursday, November 2, 2006
 James A. Trostle, Professor of Anthropology & Director of Urban Studies, Trinity College
"Medicines on the Road:  The Social Life of Remedies in a No-Longer-Remote Region of Northern Coastal Ecuador”

Thursday, November 30, 2006
Annelise Riles, Professor of Law & Anthropology and Director of the Clarke Program in East Asian Law and Culture, Cornell University
"Cultural Knowledge"