Anthropology Colloquium Series
Begun in 1997, the Anthropology Colloquium Series showcases contemporary anthropological scholarship and provides a forum to debate issues impacting the discipline. Topics are drawn from the four subfields and presenters include distinguished scholars, recent graduates, and those practicing anthropology outside of academia. All are welcome to attend.
Spring 2020 - Crawford Hall 115, Thursdays at 3:00 pm. A reception will follow the talks.
|January 23||Determining the Origin of Human Skeletal Remains Using Stable Isotopes||Lesley Chesson, Isotopes - Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency-DPAA|
|February 20||The Socio-Ecology of Landscape Construction and Formation on Ta'u Island, American Samoa||Seth Quintus, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa|
|March 12||Restraint Without Control: Law and Order in Porgera and Enga Province, 1950-2014||Alex Golub, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa|
|Canceled||Graduate Student Symposium||Anthropology Graduate Student Association, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa|
|Canceled||Ethnoprimatology: Studies of Primates in our Material and Perceptual Worlds||Nick Malone, Department of Primatology, University of Auckland|
|Canceled||Lapita and post-Lapita Pottery: Insights from Interdisciplinary Analyses||Mathieu Leclerc, Department of Archaeology, Australian National University|
Fall 2019 - George Hall 227, Thursdays at 3:00 PM. A reception will follow the talks.
|August 29||Anthropology and the Mauna: A Roundtable Discussion on Kuleana||Faculty and Graduate Students of the Department of Anthropology, UH Mānoa|
|September 5||People from the Pyramids: Interdisciplinary Analysis of Ancient Human Remains from HU-MFA Excavations at Giza, Egypt||Emily Marlow, Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency|
|September 26||Barriers to Participation in Digital Game Cultures||Kelly Bergstrom, School of Communications, UH Mānoa|
|October 10||Mosquitoes and the Making of the Annamite Hill Country: A Parasitical Speculative History||Jonathan Padwe, Department of Anthropology, UH Mānoa|
|October 24||Anthropology Graduate Student Symposium||Department of Anthropology, UH Mānoa|
|November 7||Lapita and its Transformations in Near Oceania, 3400-2600 B.P.||Pat Kirch, Department of Anthropology, UH Mānoa|
Spring 2019 - George Hall 227, Thursdays at 3:00 PM.
|February 28||Mauka and Makai: exploring cultural ideas about beaches and mountains as public spaces in Brazil and Hawaiʻi||Christian Palmer, Windward Community College. Co-sponsored by the Geography Department|
|March 8||Crafting a Tibetan Terroir: Wine Production, Identity, and Landscape Change in Shangri-La||Brendan A. Galipeau, Annette and Hugh Gragg Postdoctoral Fellow in Transnational Asian Studies|
|March 14||The Archaeology of Internment: the Honouliuli National Monument, Oʻahu - a World War II-Era Japanese Internment and POW Camp||William Belcher, University of Hawai‘i - West Oahu|
|March 28||Wastelands: Spoiled Identities and Countercommodities among Ashkali and Romani Scavengers||Eirik Saethre, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa|
|April 25||Living with Sacred Lands: Heritage and Mana in the Marquesas Islands||Emily Donaldson, University of Vermont and St. Michael's College. Co-sponsored by the Center for Pacific Islands Studies|
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