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The 2011/2012 New York Academy of Science, Anthropology Lecture series

September 6, 2011

Richard Parker (Columbia University) before his May 2011 talk having dinner and talking to the audience at the NYAS meeting


The Anthropology Section of the New York Academy of Sciences continues its third season of talks, for the 2011/2012 academic year, at the Wenner-Gren Foundation offices. AS with the previous years, all seminars are preceded by a dinner and are open to the public. Join us for another set of lively presentations from speakers engaged with a range of topics from throughout the field. 

September 26, 2011

Beyond Imperial Knowledge: A Forum Inspired by the Work of Fernando Coronil

Chair: Katherine Vedery
Presentations by Marc Edelman (Hunter College and the Graduate Center, CUNY)
Ana María Ochoa (Columbia University)
Edward Linedecker Murphy (Michigan State University)


October 31, 2011

The Contradictions of “Combined Development:” Some Refl