Seminar Series

Seminar Series

The Anthropology Seminar Series

The Department of Anthropology's Seminar Series is a regular opportunity to engage with a variety of scholars from around the world. Currently hosted online, the Seminar Series takes place on Thursdays, 3-5pm, unless otherwise specified. The calendar is below.

For further details about any of the sessions, please click the links in the sidebar to the subpages related to Abstracts and Archives. 


January 27                               Dr Miranda Sheild Johanssen UCL

The Fiscal Production of Informality: Paying Tax to Build Non-State Communal Worlds in Highland Bolivia


February 3                               Dr Brenda Mathijssen,

                                                Title TBA


February 10                             Dr Gretchen Bakke, Humboldt University, Berlin

Interoperability in Energy Systems Transformation, or Learning to Reason without Oil


February 17                             Dr Johan Rasanayagam, University of Aberdeen

Knowing and perceiving as ethical practice: recovering transcendence in conversation with an Islamic tradition


February 24


March 3                                   Decolonising workshop


March 10                                 Departmental research away day


March 17                                 Dr Patrick O’Hare, University of St Andrews.

Reinventing the wheel? Towards an anthropology of the Circular Economy


March 24                                 Dr Rachel Smith, University of Aberdeen

                                                Title TBA


April 28                                    Professor Hannah Knox UCL

                                                Title TBA


May 5                                      Dr Joshua Smith, University of British Columbia.

                                                Title TBA