Research events

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Time and place: Feb. 3, 2021 5:15 PM7:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Tarek Elhaik, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Davis.

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Time and place: Feb. 10, 2021 3:15 PM5:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Anand Pandian, Professor of Anthropology at the John Hopkins Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. 

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Time and place: Feb. 18, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

Negotiating families

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Time and place: Feb. 26, 2021 3:00 PM6:00 PM, Zoom

Master Mónica Amador Jiménez at the Department of Social Anthropology will be defending the thesis Making Ciénaga: Amphibious Entanglements in a Body of Water in Colombia for the degree of Ph.D.

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Time and place: Mar. 10, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Sharon Macdonald, Professor of Social Anthropology in the Institute of European Anthropology, Humboldt University of Berlin, and Tal Adler, artist and researcher at the Centre for Anthropological Research on Museums and Heritage.

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Time and place: Mar. 18, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

Making Friends and Playing the Game. Tanzanian Indians Negotiating Distance and Belonging through Practices of Bribery

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Time and place: Mar. 24, 2021 3:15 PM5:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Paul Stoller, Professor of Anthropology at the Westchester University.

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Time and place: Apr. 21, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Casey Golomski, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Core Faculty of Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of New Hampshire.

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Time and place: Apr. 22, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

наука и жизнь (Science and life.) Russian-Guinean scientific cooperation looking for viruses in the sub-prefecture of Madina Oula (1980-1990)

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Time: May 19, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM

The Departmental Seminar Series features Dace Dzenovska, Associate Professor in the Anthropology of Migration at the University of Oxford.

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Time and place: May 20, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

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Time: June 9, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM

The Departmental Seminar Series features Ursula Münster, Associate Professor of environmental humanities at the University of Oslo.

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Time and place: June 17, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

Speculative Presences and Temporal Disjunctures: Exploring Landscapes for Truffles, Water, and Gas in the Kalahari Desert

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Time and place: Dec. 3, 2020 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

Living in hype: Tanzanian technologists and health for all in an era of techno-optimism

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Time and place: Dec. 2, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Tilmann Heil, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Global South Studies Center, University of Cologne.

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Time and place: Nov. 25, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Elisabeth Engebretsen, Associate Professor in Gender Studies at the University of Stavanger.

Time and place: Nov. 19, 2020 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

Blind spots in global health:  Lassa Fever, Science and the making of neglect in Sierra Leone. 

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Time and place: Nov. 11, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Tone Bringa, Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Bergen.

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Time and place: Nov. 4, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Zdenka Sokolíčková, Guest Researcher at SAI, University of Oslo.

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Time and place: Oct. 22, 2020 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus

Between the lab and the field:  Plants and places of evidence in a Ugandan-Australian research collaboration

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Time and place: Oct. 7, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Catherine Alexander, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Durham.

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Time and place: Sep. 24, 2020 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

East Germans in Mozambique: Negotiating Solidarity and the Everyday

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Time and place: Sep. 23, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Edvard Hviding, Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Bergen.

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Time and place: Aug. 27, 2020 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus

Welcome to a film screening and discussion with the film maker, Gregg Mitman, Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.

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Time and place: June 19, 2020 3:00 PM, Zoom

Master Martine Greek at the Department of Social Anthropology will be defending the thesis Searching for Development. State Relations and Local Aspirations among Rural Mapuche in Neoliberal Chile.