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2022 Jan 27

Leaky Pipelines and Mountain Paths: How Inequality Shapes and Prematurely Ends Academic Archaeology Careers, a talk by, Laura Heath-Stout (UMB) Harvard Archaeology Seminar Series

(All day)

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ABSTRACT:     If you have spent any time in seminars on diversity issues in the sciences or in higher education, you've likely come across the metaphor of the leaky pipeline, in which...

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2022 Jan 31

"The Anthropology of ‘What is Utterly Precious’: Black Gay Habits of Mind and the Ends of Ethnography" by Jafari S. Allen

3:00pm to 4:30pm

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Zoom Virtual Event

Professor Allen will discuss methodological and aesthetic framings of his new book, There’s a disco ball between us: a theory of Black gay life.

 

In There’s a Disco Ball Between Us, Jafari S. Allen offers a sweeping and lively ethnographic and intellectual history of what he calls “Black gay habits of mind.” In conversational and lyrical language, Allen locates this sensibility as it emerged from radical Black lesbian activism and writing during the long 1980s. He traverses multiple temporalities...

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Anthropology Welcomes its Class of 2024 Concentrators!

November 30, 2021

The Department of Anthropology is delighted to welcome our new concentrators!

  • Ashton Body will pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology on the Social Anthropology track.
  • Steph Brecq will pursue a Joint Concentration in AFVS and Anthropology on the Social Anthropology track.
  • David Chen will pursue a Joint Concentration in History of Science and Anthropology on the...
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