Speaker Series

Spring 2005

Wednesday, February 16, 2005
Kanchana Ruwanpura, Assistant Professor of Economics, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
"Dutiful Daughters, Sacrificing Sons: The Role of Children in Female-Headed Households in Eastern Sri Lanka"
 
Wednesday, February 23, 2005
Deanne Inman, Anthropology Graduate Student, Syracuse University  
"Ubuntu: A Preliminary Look at the Lived Reality of 'African Humanism' in Cape Town's Langa Township"
 
Wednesday, March 2, 2005
Dr. Lorraine Herbst, PhD in Anthropology from New School University
"The Oromo (Ethiopia) Diaspora Community in Minnesota"
 
Wednesday, March 9, 2005
Brempong Osi-Tutu, Anthropology Graduate Student, Syracuse University  
"The African Doesn't Really Understand the Slave Trade." African Americans Reactions to the Memorialization of Ghana's "Slave Castles"
 
Wednesday, March 23, 2005
Helen Blouet, Anthropology Graduate Student, Syracuse University
"Lifeways and Deathways: Grave Markers and Cemeteries on St. John, Virgin Islands"
 
Wednesday, April 6, 2005
Katy Mabeck,  Anthropology Graduate Student, Syracuse University
Humor, Migration & Group Identity in Villa, Mexico
 
Wednesday, April 13, 2005
John Jameson, National Park Service, Southeast Region
"Archaeology and the Public: Interpretive Practice in the National Park Service"