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Verbal artistry in building a youth chat room community: leet speak, language play and multilingual resources.

Friday, December 6, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Karin Aronsson*, Professor, Department of Child and Youth Studies, Stockholm University


Kamran Ali: Cinema and the City

Monday, November 11, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Postponed! Derek Sayer: The Day the Wall Came Down

Monday, October 28, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Alex Wilkinson: Slow Modernity

Monday, September 23, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Neni Panourgia: Unsafe Texts

Monday, September 16, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Roadman Documentary Screening and Discussion with Producer Leighton Peterson

Friday, September 13, 2013 • 3:30 PM

CLA 1.302D Meeting Room


Kamala Visweswaran: Palestinian American Research Center

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Calhoun Hall 516



Chris Toensing: "Obama and the Egyptian Coup"

Friday, September 6, 2013 • 6:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.303, 24th and Speedway)

A Public Talk by Chris Toensing, Editor of Middle East Report

No description available.

Megan Carney: "La Lucha Diaria"

Friday, May 3, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 2.120, Student Activity Center

" 'La Lucha Diaria': Critical Perspectives of the Body in the Borderlands."


Seth Holmes

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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"Indigenous Mexican Farmworkers, Transnational Ethnic Hierarchies, and the Naturalization of Suffering."


Karen Strier: Primate Ethnographies

Monday, April 22, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Kaushik Ghosh: The Shimmering Landscape

Monday, April 15, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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David S. Stuart: The Ways of Witchcraft

Monday, April 8, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Lauren Berlant: The Commons: Affect and Infrastructure

Monday, April 1, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Maria Wade: Ojo - The Eye on the Archive

Monday, March 25, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Kenneth D. Rose: The Earliest Primates of India

Friday, March 8, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Paul J. Stekler: Reel New Orleans

Monday, March 4, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Laura Graham: From "Ugh" to "Babel" and Beyond: Linguistic images of Native Amazonians in cartoons and cinema

Friday, March 1, 2013 • 2:00 PM

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Talk by Laura Graham, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Iowa



Ramzi Kassem: Zero Dark Thirty and Torture in American Discourse

Monday, February 25, 2013 • 11:30 AM

TNH 3.127

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Paul Kockelman: Qualia and Quantia in Q'eqchi'-Maya: On Making (and Unmaking) the Grade

Friday, February 22, 2013 • 2:00 PM

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A Talk by Paul Kockelman, Associate Professor, Barnard College, Columbia University


James Clifford: Indigenous Presence and the Shapes of History

Friday, February 22, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Renato Rosaldo: Diego Luna's Insider Tips

Monday, February 18, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Resistencia Bookstore, 1801 S. 1st Street #A


Renato Rosaldo: Notes on Poetry and Ethnography

Monday, February 18, 2013 • 12:00 PM

SAC 2.120


Paja Faudree: Singing for the Dead, On and Off Line: Mazatec Language Politics and the Conundrum of Scale

Friday, February 15, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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A Talk by Paja Faudree, Assistant Professor, Brown University


Jason Pine: Methlabs and Alchemical Ontology in the U.S. Heartland

Monday, February 11, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Anthony Webster: The Validity of Navajo is in Its Sounds

Friday, February 8, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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John Sullivan: The IDIEZ Project

Thursday, February 7, 2013 • 4:00 AM

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Indigenous researchers at IDIEZ working on a monolingual Nahuatl dictionary (2011)

Steven Feld: Film Screening, "The Story of Por Por"

Monday, February 4, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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Kim Tallbear: Standing With and Speaking as Faith

Monday, January 28, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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