Anthropology and Archaeology

2017 Apr 21

LYDIA CABRERA IN TRANSLATION

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-216, 1730 Cambridge Street

Speakers: Marial Iglesias Utset: Translating Cultures: Lydia Cabrera’s Liminal Worlds; Erwan Dianteill: The French Translation of El Monte (2003): Genesis, Difficulties and Reception of a Cuban Classic; Patricia González Gómez-Cásseres, and Ivor Miller: Translating Lydia Cabrera’s La lengua sagrada de los ñáñigos.

2017 Apr 26

Mexico, Central America & the Caribbean Program Seminar: Daily Life and Governance at Ancient Teotihuacan, Mexico

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S030 (Gathering Room)

Speaker: David Carballo, DRCLAS Santander Visiting Scholar & Associate Professor of Archaeology, Boston University
Moderator: William Fash, Bowditch Professor of Central American and Mexican Archaeology and Ethnology

2017 Apr 10

Contemporary Latin American Anthropology Workshop (CLAAW)

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum, Room 12, 21 Divinity Avenue

Speaker: Winifred Tate, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Colby College

The events are open to the public. A paper will be pre-circulated a week before each meeting and participants are expected to come to the meeting ready to discuss it. Contact Ieva Jusionyte jusionyte@fas.harvard.edu for the copy of the paper to be discussed. 

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2017 Mar 06

Papering the Margins: The Formalities of Poverty and Citizenship in Urban Peru

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum, Room 12, 21 Divinity Avenue

Speaker: Kristin Skrabut, Lecturer on Social Studies, Harvard University

The events are open to the public. A paper will be pre-circulated a week before each meeting and participants are expected to come to the meeting ready to discuss it. Contact Ieva Jusionyte jusionyte@fas.harvard.edu for the copy of the paper to be discussed. 

 

2017 Feb 13

The Good Road: Conscience and Consciousness in a Postrevolutionary Mayan Village

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum, Room 12, 21 Divinity Avenue

Speaker: Carlota McAllister, Associate Professor of Anthropology, York University

Discussant: Susan H. Ellison, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Wellesley College

The Contemporary Latin American Anthropology Workshop is hosted by the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and the Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Serie de Conferencias Eduardo Matos Moctezuma

November 17, 2016

El Profesor Brian D. Farrell, Director del Centro David Rockefeller para Estudios Latinoamericanos (DRCLAS), y el Profesor Davíd Carrasco, Director de los Archivos Mesoamericanos Moses, están orgullosos de anunciar el lanzamiento de la “Serie de Conferencias Eduardo Matos Moctezuma.” Este proyecto a cinco años, es una iniciativa conjunta de DRCLAS, los Archivos Mesoamericanos Moses, y la Divinity School de la Universidad de Harvard.

2016 Oct 29

Day of the Dead Evening Celebration

7:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Peabosy Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Ave
Celebrate the Day of the Dead with a festive evening of music, food, and community. Remember departed ones in front of this year’s Día de los Muertos altar, savor traditional Mexican food, and enjoy lively Mexican music.
 
Please note: This is a special event. Advance tickets are required. Tickets available online starting October 4. $20 members/$25 nonmembers.

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