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Cultural Studies Colloquium Presents America Rodriguez, Associate Professor, Department of Radio, Television and Film, University of Texas at Austin

Monday, November 30, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"Continuity and change in the third century of US Latino journalism."


Cultural Studies Colloquium Presents Caroline Wigginton, Folklore PhD Candidate from the University of Texas at Austin

Monday, November 23, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"Nursing Piety in Colonial Newport: Black and White Mothers in Sarah Osborn's Spiritual Diary"


Texas Association of Biological Anthropologists Annual Meeting

Monday, November 16, 2009 • 4:00 PM

UT Austin- Geology Building, JGB 2.216

2009 TABA Conference


Cultural Studies Colloquium Presents Tarek El - Ariss, Assistant Professor, Middle Eastern Studies Department, University of Texas at Austin

Monday, November 16, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Collapsing the West: On the Aversion to Food and Civilization




Cultural Studies Colloquium Presents Ken MacLeish, Folklore PhD Candidate from the University of Texas at Austin

Monday, November 2, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"Vicissitudes of Love: Feeling the Iraq War in a Military Community".


Negotiating Queerness in Post-Civil War Beirut

Wednesday, October 28, 2009 • 4:45 PM

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A talk by Dr. Sofian Merabet, Anthropology Professor


The cultural studies colloquium presents: Voice, Vision, Veil: Purdah and Pornography in the Bangladesh Film Industry

Monday, October 26, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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A talk by Lotte Hoek, Associate Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Edinburgh


Anthropology Seminar Series presents: Paulo Pinto

Friday, October 23, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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The talk is titled: Villa do Conde: Heritage Management Case Study



Gananath Obeyesekere: Kali and Lord Buddha: Sense and Reference in a Buddhist Tale on Vengeance and Violence

Thursday, October 15, 2009 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room WCH 4.118


Guests of BJ: Honoring the life and work of BJ Fernea

Thursday, October 15, 2009

A conference honoring the life and work of BJ Fernea


Cultural Studies Colloquium Presents Dan Gilman, Folklore PhD Candidate from the University of Texas at Austin

Monday, October 12, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"Egyptian voices and Lebanese looks: talking about beauty and pop music in Cairo."


Cultural Studies Colloquium Presents Deborah Kapchan, Associate Professor of Performance Studies, NYU

Monday, October 5, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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A discussion with Deborah Kapchan: Featured topics include her recent articles, "The Promise of Sonic Translation," in American Anthropologist, and "Talking Trash," in American Ethnologist.


Physical Anthropology Presents a Seminar by Dr. Edward Lewis: Lemurs, Genes and Conservation

Monday, October 5, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Dr. Edward Lewis of the Omaha Zoo


Cultural Studies Colloquium presents Galeet Dardashti, a Ph.D. candidate in Folklore

Friday, October 2, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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The talk is titled: Patronage and Expediency: The Deployment of Middle Eastern Music in Israel


Anthropology Seminar Series presents: Jenna Johnson-Hanks

Friday, September 25, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"Aggregation Problems"


Proseminar discussion on Designs for an Anthropology of the Contemporary

Monday, September 14, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Ceremonial Sacrifice, Cyclone & Sifaka

Monday, September 14, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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A Discussion of Culture, Ecology and Primates


Anthro Potluck!

Friday, September 4, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Pease Park

Anthro Dept Potluck at Pease Park


Dr. Pauline Strong Talk at the Blanton

Thursday, September 3, 2009 • 12:30 PM

Blanton Art Museum

Anthropologist Examines "Perspectives: Francisco Matto"

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Primates and the socio-ecological model: past, present, and future

Friday, April 10, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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The recent re-emergence of materiality as a key topic for social scientists and humanists has at...

Monday, March 2, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Life with Things: Archaeology and Materiality


Technological practices have been at the heart of modernity and a dominant theme of its critique....

Friday, February 27, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"Material Relations and Anthropology's Aesthetic Turn: Three modes of practice in Lao hydropower development"


Two paths to social complexity are technotasking, which relies on technological breakthroughs and...

Monday, February 23, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Complexity and Sustainability: The Ancient Maya and the Modern Balinese


I work in the realm of ethnographic and documentary images. My research and visual experiments...

Friday, February 20, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Agitating images: Photography and the everyday.


This presentation explores the circulation of myths of black hypersexuality within the...

Monday, February 16, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Anxious Pleasures: Race and the Sexual Economies of Transnational Tourism in Salvador, Brazil



The study of ancient urbanism has come more and more to recognize the role of regional and...

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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Preindustrial Trade and Urbanism in East Africa


The term Gammon, which can be glossed in the Northern Territory as fake, cheap, or broken, is...

Monday, February 9, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"On gammon and 'global noise': Intercultural media and expressive language in Northern Australia"


The lecture analyzes the human geography of queer identity constructions and the social...

Friday, February 6, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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"Queering Beirut: Lebanese Encounters on the Border of an Assumed Public and Private Sphere"



Background: Dip. Zavaleta is a founding member of the PRD, the leading party of the left in...

Friday, January 30, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas campus (for map: http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/visit/)


The paper offers a rethinking of diaspora, grassroots activism, and the politics of blackness by...

Monday, January 26, 2009 • 12:00 PM

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“Gendering Blackness and Diaspora in Anti-Imperialist Struggles”