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FRIDAY SEMINARS
Friday Seminars (Spring 2020)
Jan 17 Gordon MATHEWS, Department of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “Life After Death/Life Before Death in the United States, Japan, and China.” (details)
Feb 7 (cancelled) WU Ka-ming, Department of Cultural and Religious Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “Pink ‘Flaneur’: Feminist Movement and Urban Infrastructures in China.” (details)
Feb 21 Andrew KIPNIS, Department of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “Fear of Ghosts and the Invisibility of Death in Urban China and Hong Kong.”
Feb 28 Sea Ling CHENG, Department of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “Visa Violence: Life in ‘Asylum Marriages’ with Rejected Dependent Visas.”
Mar 6

Tatjana THELEN, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Vienna, “Care and the Classification of Difference: Towards an Integrated Approach.”

Mar 20 Frederic PAIN, LaCiTO, CNRS - UMR 7107 (Laboratoire Langues et Civilisation et à Tradition Orale), Paris, “Indexing an Ethnic Identification within an Interethnic Dynamics Framework: An Example from the Southern Shan State, Burma (Myanmar).”
Mar 27 Gloria CHAUNG Wing Yee, Department of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “The Nurturing of ‘Public-Persons’: As a Part of Community Organization in the Urban Renewal of Hong Kong.”
Apr 3 Alice LIN Ping-hsiu, Department of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “Faith in Gems: Material Uses of Gemstones in Pakistan and Beyond.”
Apr 17 林綺純, 人類學系, 香港中文大學‚海島求生: 馬來西亞華人漁民的生存困境和社區韌性研究.” (普通話主講)
May 8 Gautam GHOSH, Department of Humanities and Social Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, “Equality, Authenticity and Hierarchy in Indian Nationalism.”
(Venue: Room 12, Humanities Building, New Asia College)

Seminars take place at 1:00-2:30 p.m.
in Room 115 Humanities Building, New Asia College, CUHK.

(Except May 8)

A light lunch will be served at 12:30 pm. First come first served. ALL INTERESTED ARE WELCOME