Schedule 2017-2018

Winter 2018

January 17: Matthew Hiller (SSA)

OCD: Self and Other

January 31: Julian Thompson (SSA)

Topic: Mental Health Courts

February 14 : Jenny Miao Hua (Anthropology and Medicine)

Concretizing Tumors: Marginality and Metastability in Chinese Oncology

February 28: Biying Ling (Conceptual and Historical Studies of Science)

Hans Jonas’s The Phenomenon of Life as a Failed Project: Concepts and Context

 

All workshops will be held on Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00, in Haskell 101. Refreshments will be served. For any questions about a workshop, or if you require assistance to attend, please contact the workshop coordinator, Kieran Kelley: kierankelley@uchicago.edu

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Autumn 2017

October 4: David Ansari (UChicago, Comparative Human Development)

Activities of Reading and Writing: Navigating paperwork routines in culturally sensitive mental health services in Paris

October 18: Camille Roussel (UChicago, Comparative Human Development)

Child Pregnancy, Indigeneity, Guatemala

October 25: Zoe Wool (Rice University, Anthropology)

Disability, Biolegitimacy, and Technological Fantasies

November 8: Sophie Reichert (UChicago, Anthropology)

Taking the experiment out of the laboratory: German Lebensreform culture 1910-1914

November 15: Natalja Czarnecki (University of Chicago, Anthropology)

Gendered lives of food safety regulatory reform and emergent trustworthy bodies in Tbilisi, Georgia

 

All workshops will be held on Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00, in Rosenwald 329. Refreshments will be served. For any questions about a workshop, or if you require assistance to attend, please contact the workshop coordinator, Kieran Kelley: kierankelley@uchicago.edu

To join our mailing list, visit: https://lists.uchicago.edu/web/subscribe/medicineanditsobjects