American Indian Studies Program
Monday, February 19, 2018
In this talk I will discuss the modern roots of Gros Ventre traditionalism as they appear in the Gone archive, first by reading his interviews with a range of informants (who are curiously arguing with each other much of the time), and second by situating this transitional historical period in a social context defined not politically/culturally so much as technologically.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Drawing from multi-sited ethnographic research on solidarity tours in Palestine, in this talk Jennifer Kelly shows how Palestinian solidarity tour guides reject performing subjection in an industry that treats the recitation of subjection as a prerequisite.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Friday, March 2, 2018
Presentation by Courtney Cottrell, 2017-2018 Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow in American Indian Studies
Monday, March 5, 2018
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Ai-jen Poo is an award-winning activist, thought leader, and social innovator, and a leading voice in domestic workers’ rights and family care advocacy. As co-founder of the Domestic Workers United (DWU), a city-wide, multiracial organization of domestic workers, she help lead the way to the passage of the nation’s first Domestic Workers Bill of Rights in 2010.
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Friday, March 9, 2018
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Thursday, March 29, 2018
The New Budapeset Orpheum Society is an Ensemble-in-Residence in the Humanities Division at the University of Chicago. This group will present an extensive program representing the experience of many places, including songs about life and love in Cracow, Yiddish songs between Eastern and Western Europe, and more.
Monday, April 2, 2018
Friday, April 6, 2018
Aimee Carbaugh & Jeannie Larmon, Doctoral Candidates, Department of Anthropology