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Department of Anthropology

Colloquia

The Department of Anthropology Colloquia Series hosts local scholars and invited guests who cover engaging research from around the world. They are an excellent opportunity to learn about groundbreaking anthropological research, to meet and interact with scholars, and get inspired by what others are doing.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         The 2020-2021 series will be held virtually and is open to all members of the University of South Carolina community and the public. Please see below for information on particular colloquium dates and times for Fall 2020.

 

Dr. Melissa Checker (Queens College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York) will be presenting "The Sustainability Myth: Environmental Gentrification and the Politics of Justice".

When: Friday, November 13, 2020 at 3:30pm

Where: Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/95974739177?pwd=OUd1S2NDaTBWZIUS1NYeEFGaVkxZz09

- Meeting ID: 959 7473 9177; Passcode: 158767

Media: Flyer (includes Abstract and Bio)

Dr. Steven Smith (University of South Carolina) will be presenting "Francis Marion and the Snow's Island Community: Myth, History, and Archaeology".

When: Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 4:00pm

Where: Zoom (https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84721523985)

Media: Flyer (includes Abstract and Bio)

Dr. Joshua Reno (Binghamton University, State University of New York) will be presenting "Who Cares? Caring for Things and/or People Amidst Global Empire and White Supremacy".

When: Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 4:00pm

Where: Zoom (https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83760171149?pwd=TG40V20rYVNTZEIFckd2Mjl1bM1Zz09)

Media: Flyer (includes Abstract and Bio)

Fallon Puckett (M.A. Candidate, University of South Carolina) will be presenting on her graduate summer research project: "Understanding Various Scalar Influences on Refugee Youth's Pursuit of Post-Secondary Education: A Visual Collaboration With Refugee Youth Resettled in North Carolina, USA".

When: Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 4:00pm

Where: Zoom (https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83760171149?pwd=TG40V20rYVNTZEIFckd2Mjl1bM1Zz09)

Media: Flyer (includes Abstract and Bio)

 


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