4s/EASST Meeting: Locating and Timing Matters: Significance and agency of STS in emerging worlds
Looking forward to participating in the 4S next week in a wobnderful, triple panel on "Alchemical Transformations: Matters of Substance and Change," thoughtfully organized by Bradley Jones and Heather Paxson.
More information on the panel and papers can be found here: https://convention2.allacademic.com/one/ssss/ssss20/
I am looking forward to moderating a panel on "Considering Colonialism" at this year's Berlin Program Summer Workshop, which includes an exciting array of speakers and panels. Art historian Elizabeth "Libby" Otto and German film and cultural studies professor Randall Halle will be giving keynote lectures and panels will feature research in-progress by scholars of German studies from around the world. Should be an exciting few days down in Dahlem!
More information about the program and theme can be found...
Location: Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, Munich, Germany
Conveners: Eveline de Smalen (RCC), Vikas Lakhani (RCC)
This workshop aims to discuss, identify, and evaluate ways in which social sciences and humanities can use memory studies to engage with the problems we encounter in the world today, and bridge the divide between academic disciplines, and academia and policy. We intend to publish the results of this workshop as an issue...
Presentation in the context of the 116th American Anthropological Annual meeting in Washington D.C. as part of a double panel on Urban Ethnographies of Commoning, organized and chaired by Güldem Baykal Büyüksaraç and Derya Özkan
Washington, DC, November 29th, 2:15-4:00
Location: Marriott, Thurgood Marshall South
This panel aims to bring into conversation ethnographic case studies on forms of urban living created through acts of commoning –spaces...
The myriad complexities difference entails can hardly be overestimated: it is a lived, practiced, embodied, and observed phenomenon that deserves a careful methodological and analytical approach. Visual methodologies offer a wide range of possibilities when it comes addressing diverse aspects and meanings of difference. What passes for different – and why? How do we locate difference? How do we visualize it? How do we make sense of difference spatially and temporally in...