Seminars

 

AY1516 Semester 1 Department Seminar Series

 
Date & Time


Seminar Title


Speaker


Venue


06 Aug 15
3:00pm - 4:30pm


Spirit Possession, Family Issues, and the Production of Gods' Biographies


Steven Sangren
Professor
Dept of Anthropology
Cornell University


Dept Seminar Room
AS1 #02-12


26 Aug 15
12:30pm - 2:00pm


The Emergence of Economic Institutions and Organizational Fields: Capitalism in China and New York City's Tech Economy


Victor Nee
Professor
Dept of Sociology
Cornell University


Dept Seminar Room
AS1 #02-12


27 Aug 15
3:00pm - 4:30pm


Small Countries in a Globalizing Present: Concepts and Comparative Dimensions


Andre Gingrich
Professor & Director
Institute of Social Anthropology
Austrian Academy of Sciences


Dept Seminar Room
AS1 #02-12


02 Sept 15
3:00pm - 4:30pm

Joint Seminar with SASP
Emerging Fault Lines and Debates in the Anthropology of Ethics and Morality


James Laidlaw
Head of Division of Social Anthropology; Lecturer;
Fellow, King's College
University of Cambridge


Malay Studies Seminar Room
AS7 #04-13


10 Sept 15
3:30pm - 5:00pm


The Traffic in Hierarchy: Precedence and Power in Burmese Social Life


Ward Keeler
Associate Professor
Dept of Anthropology
University of Texas at Austin


Dept Seminar Room
AS1 #02-12


17 Sept 15
3:00pm - 4:30pm


TBA


Bindi Shah
Lecturer in Sociology
University of Southampton


Dept Seminar Room
AS1 #02-12


12 Oct 15
11:00am - 12:30pm


Joint Seminar with ARI
Hoonmin and Enlightenment: Why does Patriotism Matter in Korean Journalism


Kang Myung-koo
Professor & Dean
Faculty of Liberal Eduation
Seoul National University


Faculty Lounge
The Deck, Level 2


Oct 15
3:00pm - 4:30pm


TBA


Celine Coderey
Postdoctoral Fellow
ARI, NUS
Acting Residiental Fellow,
Tembusu College


Dept Seminar Room
AS1 #02-12