Prof. Nadia Abu El-Haj (Anthropology, Barnard College and Columbia University, Co-Director of the Center for Palestine Studies) talks explores the field of military psychiatry and public understandings of the trauma of American soldiers.
Anthropology Brown Bag Talk: Abby Buffington, "The Pastoral Niche"
Ann Stoler (Willy Brandt Distinguished Professor and Director of the Institute for Critical Social Inquiry at the New School) presents the ways in which knowledge production prevents us from grappling with the radicalized afterlives of colonialism.
Info Session: AMES-APIA Freeman Intern Fellowships in Asia Program
Sylvia Chong (English and Asian American Studies at UVA and Director of the Asian American Studies Program) will present material from her newest project, "Fifty Shades of Yellow: Fetishizing Culture and Transnationalizing Race in Crazy Rich Asians"