Speakers for Spring 2022

April 14, 2022 Sarah Wagner "Loss and Memory: Marking Death in Pandemic Time"

Speakers for Fall 2021

December 2, 2021  VIRTUAL Shanti Morell-Hart "Deep Cuisines and Food Futures: A Long Look at Oaxacan Gastronomy" 
CANCELED - December 9, 2021 Sarah Wagner "Loss and Memory: Marking Death in Pandemic Time" CANCELED

Speakers for Spring 2021

March 11. 2021 Heather Law Pezzarossi "Claiming Space: Monumentalizing Nipmuc Heritage in Nipmuc Homelands"
April 8, 2021 Pivoting Anthropological Research During COVID-19 Panel  3:30-5:00
May 6, 2021 Space, Place and Life Histories: Lectures in Honor of the Retirements of Deborah Pellow & Hans Buechler 3:00-5:00

Speakers for Spring 2020

February 20, 2020 Radhika Govindrajan "More-Than-Human-Democracy: On the Political Lives of Cows, Rivers, and Mountains in Contemporary India"
February 27, 2020 AGSO speaker Cameron Gokee "Conflict and Community in a West African Shatter Zone"
March 3, 2020 (TUESDAY) ANTHRO CLUB Zoë Crossland "Postmortem lives: the corpse and evidence in the forensic imaginary"
CANCELED     March 26, 2020 Jaume Franquesa Bartolome "Power Struggles: Dignity, value and the renewable energy frontier in Spain"                     CANCELED
CANCELED     April 9, 2020 Luis Claudio Symanski "The Material Expressions of Central African Religiosity in Brazil in Documents and Artifacts"          CANCELED
CANCELED     April 17 (FRIDAY 1:00) Daniel J Hoffman "Empty Gestures, Empty Spaces, Empty Times: Thinking Emptiness In West Africa Today"      CANCELED

Speakers for Fall 2019

November 7, 2019 Nikhil Anand            Canceled
November 14, 2019 Kristin Doughty "Carceral Repair: Methane Extraction in Lake Kivu, Rwanda"

Speakers for Spring 2018

February 15, 2018 Deborah Thomas "Political Life in the Wake of the Plantation: Affect, Witnessing, Repair" 
March 8, 2018 Maple Razsa (funded by CES) "The Maribor Uprising"
March 22, 2018 AGSO Randy McGuire "Steel Walls and Picket Fences: Rematerializing the U.S.-Mexican Border in Ambos Nogales"
April 19, 2018 Steven Wernke

Speakers for Fall 2017

October 5, 2017 Miriam Ticktin  " Border Walls: Transnational Design and the Politics of Humanity"
October 12, 2017 Rachael Watkins " An Alter(ed)native Perspective on Bioanthropology"
*****October 24, 2017 (TUESDAY) Seth Holmes

Speakers for Spring 2017

February 9. 2017 - AGSO Pamela Geller "Illimitable Wonders: To Rethink Biophysical Data"
February 16, 2017 Severin Fowles "Comanche Imperialism and the Theater of War"
March 9, 2017 Rosemary Joyce "Confronting the Limits of Materials: From Kitty Litter to Granite in the Archaeology of Nuclear Waste"
April 13, 2017 - AGSO Matthew Reilly “White Slaves” to White Nationalism: Racial Alterity and the “Redlegs” of Barbados
April 20, 2017 Saida Hodzic " Anthropology’s Shadows: NGO Governance and the Ends of Cutting in Ghana" ----CANCELED AS OF 19 APRIL 2017---

Speakers for Fall 2016

September 29, 2016 - Sarah Lamb "On Being (Not) Old: The Cultural Biopolitics of Life-Course Aspirations in the U.S. and India"
October 6, 2016 -  Alaka Wali "Engaged Anthropology as Museum Practice"
November 3, 2016 - AGSO Marcia Inhorn "Cosmopolitan Conceptions in Global Dubai: A Reprolexicon for 21st-Century Reprotravel"