Guest Lecture by Lisa Björkman

Natak: political theatre and political deceit in Mumbai

All interested are invited to attend the next lecture on "Infrastructure" by Lisa Björkman from the University of Louisville. She will talk about theatricality and performativity as an idiom of political speech and representation and her study of political assemblies in Mumbai. Please find the speaker's abstract below.

Time: 01 July 2019, 5-7pm Location: Lecture hall 4, auditorium building, Universitätsstrasse 3

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Guest Lecture by Ingmar Lippert

Infrastructuring Environments: Capitalism, Governance and Datascapes

All interested are invited to attend the next lecture on infrastructure by Ingmar Lippert (Museum für Naturkunde zu Berlin/ IT University Kopenhagen). He will talk about his research on data infrastructures and environmental governance. Please find the speaker's abstract below.

Time: 24 June 2019, 5-7pm Location: Lecture hall 4, auditorium building, Universitätsstrasse 3

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Anthropology Research Day on 21 June

Research Day

We cordially invite you to attend the Second Biannual Anthropology Research Day on Friday 21 June. Please join us for discussing current research projects by master's students of our institute. The students will share insights into Hazz celebrations in Northern Egypt, transnational feminism, infrastructure in Delhi, and travelogues in Germany. All are welcome! For more information see the program

Time: 21 June 2019, 1:00-5:00 pm, Location: S 202, Schillerstraße 6

Guest Lecture by Sheila Jasanoff

Scaling the Imagination. Futures, Frictions, and Fallacies of Globalization

We are pleased to announce the next lecture on Infrastructures and look forward to welcoming Sheila Jasanoff from Harvard University as guest speaker. The speaker's abstract can be found below.

Time: 17 June 2019, 5-7pm Location: Lecture hall 4, auditorium building, Universitätsstrasse 3

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