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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Marshrutka Mobility Infrastructures

Regulations, Materialities, Fluidities

Infrastructure lecture series: Wladimir Sgibnev from the Leibnitz Institute for Regional Geography will give a talk about informal public transport in post-Soviet countries and the fluidity of infrastructures.

Time: 20 May 2019, 5-7pm Location: Lecture hall 4, auditorium building, Universitätsstrasse 3

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What makes an infrastructure informal?

Public transport, neoliberal regulation, and agency in African cities, 13 May 2019

In the next session of our lecture series on the topic of infrastructure we are looking forward to welcoming Robert Heinze, Visiting Researcher at SOAS London. Time and venue: 13 May, 5:00-7:00 pm, lecture hall 4, auditorium building, Universitätsstrasse 3. Please see here the abstract of the lecture:

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