Fall 2013 Speakers

FALL 2013

9/18 – Lauren Ristvet (Penn)
Colonial Desires: Imperial Negotiation in the Iron Age Caucasus
9/25 – Adam Leeds and Beth Hallowell (Penn ABD students)
– An impossible science? How hydroelectric engineers, cyberneticists, Orthodox mystics, transport planners, rocket scientists, Stalin, etc. assembled Soviet economics, again
– Maternal Healthcare and the Technology of Emergency

10/2 – Whitney Battle-Baptiste (UMASS)
Standing at the Crossroads: Toward an Intersectional Archaeology of the African Diaspora
10/9 – Puneet Sahota (Penn Post-Doc)
With Reservations: Native Americans’ Complex Relationship with Medical/Genetics Research
10/16 – Norma Mendoza-Denton (U of Arizona)
Kawaii Me Not: Cuteness, Gender, and Language-Longing in Chicano Rap-Fan Videos on YouTube.
10/23 – João Costa Vargas (UT)
Reclaiming Favelas: How Pacification Impacts Black Territories in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
10/30 – Deborah Thomas (Penn)
Intimate Witnessing: Mapping State Violence on the Social Body, Kingston 2010

November & December
11/6 – Seth Holmes (UC Berkeley)
Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States
11/13 – Jafari Allen (Yale)
Black/Queer Here & There
11/20 – AAA Practice Talks (Penn Grad students)
12/4 – Zane Goebel (La Trobe University, Australia)
Leadership talk and language alternation in the Indonesian bureaucracy

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