junglegirlandthewildman

The Jungle Girl and the Wildman

A talk about how frontier expansion brings into existence new social identities, and new assemblages of "nature" and "culture" (on 11/06)
agrarian

James C. Scott Lecture Video

James C. Scott takes on the narratives that states hold dear, engaging the stories we tell ourselves about agriculture & animal domestication.
timor-leste

Nation Building in Timor-Leste

A talk from a recent doctoral dissertation at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa on national identity in Timor-Leste. (on 3/12)
myanmar

“Terminally Haunted…” Talk

Terminally Haunted: Aviation Ghosts, Hybrid Buddhist Practices, and Disaster Aversion Strategies Amongst Airport Workers in Myanmar and Thailand on 12/06.