Past Events

Sun
May 4
2014
Room 003, Rockefeller Center, 7:00pm-10:00pm
As part of two courses taught by Prof. William Elison, films from India will be projected. Tonight: SANT TUKARAM (dirs. V. G. Damle and Shaikh Fattelal, 1936; Marathi)
Fri
May 2
2014
317 Silsby Hall, 4:00pm-5:30pm
Professor Rogaia Abusharaf, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the School of Foreign Service-Qatar; Georgetown University
Sun
Apr 27
2014
Room 003, Rockefeller Center, 7:00pm-10:00pm
As part of two courses taught by Prof. William Elison, films from India will be projected. Tonight: JAGTE RAHO ("Stay Awake," dirs. Sombhu Mitra and Amit Maitra, 1956; Hindi)
Thu
Apr 24
2014
317 Silsby Hall, 4:00pm-5:30pm
This bears on the old and widespread notion in anthropology of Fictive Kinship, a notion, since it implies as its counterpart the notion of natural or biological or real kinship.
Sun
Apr 20
2014
Room 003, Rockefeller Center, 7:00pm-10:00pm
As part of two courses taught by Prof. William Elison, films from India will be projected. Tonight: FOREST OF BLISS (dir. Robert Gardner, 1985; ambient Hindi)
Wed
Apr 16
2014
317 Silsby Hall, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Archaeology provides an ideal tool for examining the long-term dynamic relationship between people and their environment.
Sun
Apr 13
2014
Room 003, Rockefeller Center, 7:00pm-10:00pm
As part of two courses taught by Prof. William Elison, films from India will be projected. Tonight: MRITYUDAND ("Death Sentence," dir. Prakash Jha, 1997; Hindi)
Sun
Apr 6
2014
Room 003, Rockefeller Center, 7:00pm-10:00pm
As part of two courses taught by Prof. William Elison, films from India will be projected. Tonight: AGNI VARSHA ("The Fire and the Rain," dir. Arjun Sajnani, 2002; Hindi)
Wed
Apr 2
2014
Room 200, Life Science Center, 4:30pm-6:00pm
Western lifestyles differ markedly from those of our hunter-gatherer ancestors, and these differences in diet and activity level are often implicated in the global obesity pandemic
Mon
Mar 31
2014
Room 001, Rockefeller Center, 4:00pm-5:30pm
Mark Aldenderfer, Professor and Dean, School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts University of California, Merced