Sovereign (Be)longings: State-Desire and the Anthropology of Exception

Event time: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Henry R. Luce Hall (LUCE ), 203 See map
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

The core of the Agrarian Studies Program’s activities is a weekly colloquium organized around an annual theme. The 2017-2018 theme is “Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities.”

Madeleine Reeves is a senior lecturer in Social Anthropology at the University of Manchester and Editor of Central Asian Survey. She seeks to contribute to a critical anthropology of the post-Soviet state through a consideration of place, territory, transnational migration and border work, based on long-term ethnographic fieldwork in Kyrgyzstan and Russia.

Open to: 
General Public