Unless otherwise noted, ASW meetings take place from 5:30 to 7 at Wilder House, located at 5811 South Kenwood Avenue.
October 9th: Neubauer Director’s Lecture with J.M. Coetzee. Title: “Growing Up with
The Children’s Encyclopedia”Location: Regenstein Library, Room 122 Time: 5:00 – 7:00 pm
October 23rd: Matthew Knisley (PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology). Title: “'Terminal' Foragers at the Frontier: Reevaluating Archaeological Approaches to Food Production" Discussant: TBD. Rachel George (Anthropology)
November 6th: Raffaella Taylor-Seymour (Comparative Human Development, Anthropology). Title: “Living in a Dying World: Generativity and Ethical Personhood in ‘Post-Crisis’ Zimbabwe.” Dicussant: Emma Gilheany (Anthropology).
November 13th: ASW Distinguished Lecture with Wendy Wilson-Fall, author of Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic (Associate Professor, Department of Africana Studies, Lafayette College). Title: TBD. Location: TBD.
December 4th: Jacob Dlamini, author of Askari: A Story of Collaboration and Betrayal in the Anti-Apartheid Struggle (Assistant Professor, History, Yale University). Title: TBD. Discussant: TBD.
December 5th at 12:30pm : Tyler Zoanni at the Disabilities Studies Workshop (PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology, New York University. Title: “The Work of Humanity: Value, Personhood, and Cognitive Disability in Urban Uganda.” Please note the non-canonical date and time.
January 15th: Student Presentation Roundtable (first and second year students encouraged to present).
January 29th: Altaïr Despres (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow, Department of Comparative Human Development, IMAF-CNRS). Title: TBD. Discussant: TBD.
February 12th: Scott MacEahearn (Professor of Anthropology, Bowdoin College). Title: TBD. Discussant: TBD.
February 26th: Betsey Brada (Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Reed College). Title: TBD. Discussant: TBD.
March 12th: Angie Epifano (Art History). Title: TBD. Discussant: TBD.
April 5th: Biannual ASW Conference: Bodies, Landscapes, Memory.
April 23rd: ASW Distinguished Lecture with Michelle Moyd (Assistant Professor of History, Indiana University). Title: TBD. Location: TBD.
May 7th: Kathryn Takabvirwa (Provost's Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Chicago). Title: TBD. Location: TBD.
May 21st: Jonathan Schoots (Sociology). Title: TBD. Discussant: TBD.
June 4th: John Cropper (PhD Candidate, Department of History). Title: TBD. Discussant: TBD.
Schedules from past years available here.