Anthropology Events

Book Launch: Kentucky's Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine and Culture

Date: 
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Location: 
Lafferty Hall Rm. 213
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“Chronic Liminality: living on the edge in a Zambian park buffer zone”

Date: 
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Location: 
Lafferty Hall Rm 213
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Introducing the book: Landesque Capital: The Historical Ecology of Enduring Landscape Transformations.

Date: 
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 4:15pm
Location: 
Lafferty Hall Rm. 213
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Mexico Cultural Heritage Panel

Date: 
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 (All day)
Location: 
TBD
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More Information coming soon!

Appalachians Strike Back: Eastern Kentuckians perceptions of dialect variation in Kentucky

Date: 
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Great Hall, Special Collections Library
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Break dancing with the dead: Popular music and the role of ancestors in Maya language revitalization

Date: 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: 
Niles Gallery
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Break dancing with the dead: Popular music and the role of ancestors in Maya language revitalization

Date: 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: 
Niles Gallery
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Dr. Barrett will talk about Maya understandings of the dead, funerary practices, and ways of communicating with the ancestors, and then discuss the emergence of rock and hip hop music performed in Mayan languages and the ways they emphasize the ancestors in their music. 

El Dr. Barrett explicará como los Mayas se comunican con sus ancestros, las prácticas funerarias que los mayas tienen y sus pensamientos en cuando a los muertos. También hablará sobre como los ancestros tienen un rol en la inspiración de la música Maya y como el rock y hip hop ha influenciado a esta cultura.

Temples in Diaspora: Religiosity, Urban Space and the Construction of Consilience in Tamil Toronto

Date: 
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Lafferty Hall 213
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Followed by gathering at Pazzos

Western and Indigenous Knowledges in Intercultural Education in Ecuador

Date: 
Friday, November 1, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Lafferty Hall
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Followed by gathering at Pazzos.

The Business of Development: What’s Wrong with the Bottom of the Pyramid Approach to International Development

Date: 
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Lafferty Hall 213
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Translated Justice? Ixhil Maya Participation in the Trial of Ríos Montt for Genocide in Guatemala

Date: 
Friday, October 11, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Great Hall, Special Collections Library
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“Davis Bottom: Rare History, Valuable Lives”

Date: 
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Young Library Auditorium
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Screening of the new one-hour documentary “Davis Bottom: Rare History, Valuable Lives.” Discover the remarkable history of Davis Bottom, a diverse, tight-knit, working class neighborhood established near downtown Lexington after the Civil War. A production of the Kentucky Archaeological Survey and the Kentucky Heritage Council. Dr. David Pollack, Director, Kentucky Archaeological Survey and Tom Law and Tom Law, Producer, Voyageur Media Group.

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