Spring 2023 - Colloquia

We will be offering the following colloquia this semester. Each will be held on Thursdays at 3 pm in Crawford Hall 115 unless otherwise noted. A reception and light refreshments will follow talks scheduled for Crawford 115. For more information, contact the Department of Anthropology at anthprog@hawaii.edu.


Affective Technologies and the Future of War Tourism: 'D-DayLand' or ’Tribute to Heroes’

  • January 26
  • Geoffrey White
  • Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa

WOOF! The Co-Evolution of Dogs and People

  • Monday, January 30, 2023, 3:15 pm
  • Dr. Pat Shipman
  • Dept. of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University 
  • George Hall 227, UH Mānoa Campus

Reflections On a Lifetime Relationship with a Japanese Village

  • February 16
  • Joy Hendry
  • Professor Emerita of the Social Anthropology of Japan at Oxford Brookes
  • Location change: Moore Hall 258

Bura Ura, Kendu Waiyo: The Dynamic Links between Freshwater Ecosystems and Social Change on Sumba Island, Indonesia

  • February 23
  • Cynthia Fowler
  • Professor and Chair, Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology, Wofford College, South Carolina

Making Peace with Nature: Ecological Encounters Along the Korean DMZ

  • March 23
  • Eleana Kim
  • Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, University of California, Irvine
  • Location change: Korean Studies Auditorium, UH Mānoa Campus

The Past, Present and Future of Life in the Hominoid Niche

  • April 13
  • Nicholas Malone
  • Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland, New Zealand

Talk Story: The Ethics of Shared Lives

  • April 27
  • Christine Yano
  • Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa
  • Location change: Moore Hall 258