April 14, 2021
September 10, 2020
We will be discussing the formats for workshops, best practices around inclusivity, calling-in, and how we construct a space where we as a community can come together.
September 16, 2020
This will be the first in a series of events centered on multimodal work, including documentaries, artist talks, and more.
September 23, 2020
We will be hosting a lecture with Laurence Ralph from Princeton University.
October 1, 2020
October 7, 2020
Prof. Ann Stoler and a number of PhD students will host an informal discussion about the process of applying to PhD programs.
October 14, 2020
Prof. Nicolas Langlitz and PhD. Tamara Alvarez will host an informal discussion on PhD qualifying exams.
October 21, 2020
This panel will be an opportunity to hear from students across NSSR and at multiple career stages about their experiences of family life with an academic career.
October 28, 2020
November 11, 2020
Dr. Wang (Eugene Lang College) will present on her latest work.
November 19, 2020
Prof. Hugh Raffles will speak with students about the process of writing, his most recent book, and some tips for editing and giving feedback to peers on their writing.
December 2, 2020
Prof. Abou Farman and Prof. Miriam Ticktin will speak with students about their experiences as scholar-activists and about some of their own fieldwork.
December 9, 2020
December 16, 2020
March 25, 2020
We will first watch Stephanie Schiavenato's short film LANDFALL. The film explores the lingering effects of trauma on the relationship between a mother and her son who migrated from Colombia.
March 11, 2020
We will be hosting a workshop with Liliana Gil chatting about her insights after returning from fieldwork.
February 19, 2020
Georgina Voss trace her route out of anthropology and industrial economics into art and design, exploring how her training in the former has shaped the latter.
February 5, 2020
We will be chatting with Bernhard Garnicnig about the intersection between artistic and research practice.
April 27, 2019
Theft calls into question concepts such as sovereignty, subjecthood, and justice.
May 5, 2018
How can we seek, engage with, and generate spaces around what have traditionally been considered objects of inquiry in the field of anthropology? What can we gain from doing so?
April 29, 2017
What if we explored states of in-betweenness, following the cracks, tracing the tensions and describing what lives between rigid structures and flexible agencies?
April 30, 2016
Conceptualizing Refuge in these times of duress requires space. What is refuge as a space?
April 18, 2015
From classic topics of anthropological inquiry to more recent academic work, our social world is constructed along the lines of our attractions and repulsions.
April 26, 2014
What is a field site is becoming more and more troubled, but many are constrained by prior expectations of what counts as fieldwork.
April 12, 2013
Whether imagined, lived or witnessed, most if not all of us know something of what it is to fail.