African Anthropology Seminar

The programme for the autumn semester 2020 is in the making and will be put online on September 1st.

Due to Covid-19, we will have a mixture of Zoom and in-person seminars.

Upcoming

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: 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: Jan. 21, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 648 Eilert Sundts Hus (AND ZOOM)

Where the present begins: Guinea Worm disease and the regionalisation of inequity in Ghana, 1900-2015.

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

Negotiating families

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: 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 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: 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: 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.