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Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

03 April 2017

Mary Wollstonecraft, Anarchism and the Politics of Recognition with Professor Tony Burns

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

03 April 2017

Creating spaces for indigenous peoples in the Congo Basin Forests with speaker Professor John Fa, Manchester Metropolitan University

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

05 April 2017

The Mouth of the Cave and the Giant Voice: voice and sound in Okinawan war memory with speaker Rupert Cox, University of Manchester

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

03 June 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Culture, Commitment and Care across the Life Course

Culture, Commitment and Care across the Life Course

08 June 2017

The 10th biennial AAGE Conference will be hosted by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

07 October 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

21 October 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

04 November 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

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Past events

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

27 March 2017

Pet Lemur Trade in Madagascar with speaker Dr Kim Reuter, Conservation International

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

27 March 2017

We will either be rich or lose our homes! Urban rent speculation, uncertainty, and strategic unknowns in housing market policies in Istanbul with Dr Ebru Soytemel

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

20 March 2017

Asian Apes: conservation and management with speaker Dr David Chivers, Cambridge University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

20 March 2017

Civic Mobilisation around Immigration Detention with Dr Anna Lindley

Oxford Human Rights Festival: screening of Leaving Greece and Boya Boya

Oxford Human Rights Festival: screening of Leaving Greece and Boya Boya

17 March 2017

Migration and exile double bill, in collaboration with the Royal Anthropological Institute Film Festival and Oxford Brookes Anthropology courses.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

15 March 2017

Reclaiming subjectivity: Marginalisation and cultural stereotypes in relationships between Japanese elderly and Indonesian with Beata Switek, Max Planck Institute of Social Anthropology

Oxford Human Rights Festival 2017

Oxford Human Rights Festival 2017

14 March 2017

Raising awareness of human rights issues through the arts.

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

13 March 2017

Brought to you by Anthropology Centre for Conservation Environment & Development

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

13 March 2017

West Africa-EU trade and cocoa agro-processing: whiter 'pro-poor' private sector development? with Dr Mark Langan

Book Launch

Book Launch

10 March 2017

The next Book Launch in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences in collaboration with the Ashmolean Museum promises to be a great opportunity to celebrate recent publications by our academic colleagues and learn about some of the latest research taking place at Oxford Brookes University.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

08 March 2017

Successful and sorry: How high income Japanese women construct themselves in marriage agency ads with speaker Ekaterina Hertog, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

06 March 2017

Tech, toys and tinkering: how a bag of bits can be put to imaginative use with Andrew Walmsley, Andrew Walmsley Photography

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

06 March 2017

We Good Subalterns: Antonio Gramsci's Theory of Political Modernity with Dr Peter Thomas

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

01 March 2017

How do the past and present interact in post 3-11 Japan: Examing the 'future past in the SF manga Coppelion with speaker Maja Vodopivec, Leiden University College The Hague

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

27 February 2017

Lemur conservation in and ex situ - a wildlife park perspective with Jamie Craig, Cotswolds Wildlife Park

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

27 February 2017

The Blurring of CPA and CSR - Legitimate and Coerced Complementarity? Exploring corporate political strategies through the lived practices of MNCs operating in Ukraine with Dr Peter Rodgers

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

27 February 2017

"The Blurring of CPA and CSR - Legitimate and Coerced Complementarity? Exploring corporate political strategies through the lived practices of MNCs operating in Ukraine" with speaker Dr Peter Rodgers, University of Sheffield

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

22 February 2017

Secrets of the Shogun's 'Harem': Life in the Women's Palace in Nineteenth Century Japan with speaker Lesley Downer, author on Japan

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

20 February 2017

Changing perceptions of primates; from pets and performers to #GardenersoftheForest with Ian Redmond

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

20 February 2017

Liquid Crystals - Poetics and Purchase with Prof. Esther Leslie

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

20 February 2017

"Liquid Crystals - Poetics and Purchase" with speaker Professor Esther Leslie, Birkbeck University

Uncomfortable Pedagogy: Diversifying and Decolonising Curricula in Politics, Sociology and International Relations

Uncomfortable Pedagogy: Diversifying and Decolonising Curricula in Politics, Sociology and International Relations

17 February 2017

Uncomfortable Pedagogy

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

13 February 2017

Slow lorises, pumpkin patches and people - conserving primates when no forest is left with Professor Anna Nekaris, Oxford Brookes University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

13 February 2017

Antisemitism and the left - the return of the Jewish question with Dr Philip Spencer and Dr Robert Fine

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

13 February 2017

"Antisemitism and the left - the return of the Jewish Question" with speakers Dr Philip Spencer, University of Kingston, and Dr Robert Fine, Warwick University

Postgraduate Study Fair

Postgraduate Study Fair

09 February 2017

Stand out from the crowd - our postgraduate degrees can help boost your employability. Book your place at our postgraduate study fair to find out more about continuing your journey with Brookes.

In pursuit of happiness

In pursuit of happiness

08 February 2017

Explore the latest thinking and research in the pursuit of happiness during this open lecture followed by the award winning documentary HAPPY

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

08 February 2017

The Rhythm of Life, Temporalities of Care: Survival in Underclass Japan with speaker Jieun Kim, Graduate School of East Asian Studies, Freie Universität, Berlin

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

06 February 2017

Why is the naming of new species becoming so common? with Professor Simon Bearder, Oxford Brookes University

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

30 January 2017

Use of acoustic sensors for wildlife/gun hunting monitoring tool, developments in the field, and potential ways forward with Dr Christos Astaras, WildCRU, University of Oxford

The Corruption of Parliament?

The Corruption of Parliament?

26 January 2017

Tom Crook will be talking at The Museum of Oxford as part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences' Outside Broadcast series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

12 December 2016

Making silent stones speak - what stone tools tell us about primate social behaviour with speaker Dr Lydia Luncz, University of Oxford

European Politics and Society Research Group

European Politics and Society Research Group

08 December 2016

Who do you think EU are? EU citizenship, political mobilisation, and Brit expatriates in post-Brexit Spain and France with speakers Jeremy MacClancey and Fiona Ferbrache

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

05 December 2016

Blood Brothers: what to do with the Liberian 'blood chimps’ with speaker Dr Ben Garrod , University of Bristol

Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Palgrave Macmillan Book Launch

Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Palgrave Macmillan Book Launch

30 November 2016

In collaboration with Palgrave Macmillan, this special event promises to be a great opportunity to celebrate recent Palgrave publications by academic colleagues and learn about some of the latest research taking place in the Faculty.

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

28 November 2016

Lemur conservation and the IUCN Red List with speaker Dr Christoph Schwitzer, Bristol Zoological Society

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

28 November 2016

“Why status anxiety is not enough: Du Bois, blackness and the new hierarchies debate in International Relations” with speaker Dr Meera Sabaratnam, SOAS

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

22 November 2016

I Never Said It Would Last Forever: On Contemporary Japanese Cinema with Stephen Sarrazin, independent writer

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

21 November 2016

Macaques, malaria and modelling with speaker Dr Catherine Moyes, University of Oxford

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

21 November 2016

“Conservatism and liberalism revisited: the idea of environmental stewardship in the modern period” with speaker Dr Dominic Wellburn, Oxford Brookes University

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

19 November 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

16 November 2016

Dowa Project Policies as Unfinished Human Rights Business from Dotaishin to Ikengushin with Ian Neary, University of Oxford

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

14 November 2016

Rescuing primates in Indonesia with speaker Alan Knight OBE, International Animal Rescue

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

14 November 2016

“Foucault, sexuality and Gary Becker’s neoliberal biopolitics” with speaker Dr Jemima Repo, Newcastle University

Remembering Ronald Reagan in the era of Donald Trump

Remembering Ronald Reagan in the era of Donald Trump

09 November 2016

An open lecture by Professor Iwan Morgan. He looks back at an iconic former American president on the day after the Clinton v Trump election.

Gender diversity in politics - are we there yet?

Gender diversity in politics - are we there yet?

08 November 2016

Baroness Mary Goudie chairs an open debate on gender equality in politics. With a record number of women MPs, are we on the way to achieving it?

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

07 November 2016

Challenges and Hopes in Conservation: Case study on the rarest chimpanzee with Osiris Doumbé, Conservation Science Bristol Zoo

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

07 November 2016

“The political economy of ‘excess mortality’ in contemporary Glasgow and Scotland” with speaker Prof Chik Collins, University of the West Scotland

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

05 November 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

European Politics and Society Research Group

European Politics and Society Research Group

03 November 2016

Between past and present: the dialogues on war memory in different post-Soviet contexts with speaker Professor Victoria Semenova, Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

02 November 2016

Japanese Language Education, Welfare and Motivation with Patrick Heinrich, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

31 October 2016

The role of human primates in our global ecosystem with speaker Felicia Ruperti, Independent Researcher

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

31 October 2016

“Neoliberalism and authoritarianism: always intertwined, contemporary manifestations” with speaker Dr Ian Bruff, University of Sussex

Politics at Work

Politics at Work

26 October 2016

Working in International Development and Peacebuilding with speaker Dr Wale Osofisan, International Rescue Committee UK

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

26 October 2016

"The concept of human nature in Chinese colonial discourse" with speaker Dr Leigh Jenco, London School of Economics

European Politics and Society Research Group

European Politics and Society Research Group

20 October 2016

Reconceptualising Dimensions of Political Competition in Europe in an Age of Globalisation with speaker Jonathan Wheatley

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

19 October 2016

Translating Basho with Isao Miura, painter and sculptor and Chris Beckett, poet/translator.

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

17 October 2016

Borneo Nature Foundation: Conservation in Borneo with speaker Dr Susan Cheyne, Borneo Nature Foundation

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

17 October 2016

"European migration crisis? Spaces of transit, migration management and migrant agency” with speaker Dr Leonie Ansems de Vries, King’s College London

Uncomfortable Pedagogy: decolonising and diversifying sociology, politics and international relations

Uncomfortable Pedagogy: decolonising and diversifying sociology, politics and international relations

13 October 2016

This event is dedicated to emerging discussions in academia about decolonising and diversifying our curricula in the disciplines of Sociology, Politics and International Relations - POSTPONED

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

12 October 2016

Special Forum: Dynamics of Japan’s Ageing Prison population with Yoshinori Fujiwara, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Pia Jolliffe, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford, Hafiz Khan, Birmingham City University and Jason Danely, Oxford Brookes University

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

10 October 2016

To study and/or to save: How researchers contribute to primate conservation with speaker Dr Stanislav Lhota, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Book Launch 'How Change Happens'

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Book Launch 'How Change Happens'

10 October 2016

Dr Duncan Green, Brookes alumni and Senior Strategic Adviser at Oxfam GB presents his latest book on global problems 'How Change Happens'.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

08 October 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

05 October 2016

Recent Translation Studies History in Japan with Nana Sato-Rosenberg, SOAS , University of London

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

03 October 2016

A multiple-fronts approach to restoring a rain forest remnant: Tales from Gishwati National Park, Rwanda with speaker Dr Michael Renner, Drake University.

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

26 September 2016

Genetic patterns of two arboreal primates in a human-impacted forest, with speaker Dr Tânia Minhós, Nova University of Lisbon/Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal

MA International Relations Open Day

MA International Relations Open Day

22 June 2016

A guest lecture from Dr Juanita Elias, University of Warwick on Gender, IPE and Labour Migration: Perspectives from South-East Asia

Power, the Individual and Society

Power, the Individual and Society

16 June 2016

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Research Conference 2016

Britain's troubled relationship with 'Europe'

Britain's troubled relationship with 'Europe'

09 June 2016

Open Lecture with Professor of Glen O'Hara, Oxford Brookes University

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

04 June 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

6th Annual RAI Student Conference: Anthropology in the 21st Century

6th Annual RAI Student Conference: Anthropology in the 21st Century

18 May 2016

The Oxford Brookes Anthropology Society will be hosting the 6th annual National Student Conference for the Royal Anthropological Institute

OutBurst 2016

OutBurst 2016

05 May 2016

Brookes will be bursting out of the university campus into the community, bringing great ideas, activities and entertainment right to the doorstep of the Oxford public.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

05 May 2016

Celebrate our local talent with documentaries made by students, staff or members of the public.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

25 April 2016

The Matter of Murals in Post-Soviet Bishkek with speaker Professor Sally Nikoline Cummings, University of St Andrews

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

18 April 2016

Adriano Lameira (Durham University) 'Cultural heritage in orang-utan vocal behaviour: another case for primate conservation in Sumatra and Borneo'

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

18 April 2016

Experimental Environmentalism: Building Anti-capitalist Alternatives with speaker Professor Jenny Pickerill, University of Sheffield

Get Published! Student Research Conference

Get Published! Student Research Conference

15 April 2016

Research ranging from the use of lasers to visualise plant responses to pests, the representation of food in 17th Century Dutch paintings and cult mindsets linked to the radicalisation of terrorists will be exhibited at Oxford Brookes this month.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

13 April 2016

About the Modern Girl, Again: Spectacle, Politics, Subjectivity with guest speaker Dr Irena Hayter, University of Leeds

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

11 April 2016

Asian Apes: conservation and management with speaker Dr David Chivers, University of Cambridge

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

11 April 2016

'There Is No Future in Humanitarianism: Crisis, Ethics and Temporality in Forced Migration' with speaker Dr Cathrine Brun, Oxford Brookes

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Searching for Sugar Man

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Searching for Sugar Man

24 March 2016

Two obsessed fans set out to learn a man’s true fate.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

23 March 2016

The Idea of Japan with guest speaker Ian Littlewood, writer and lecturer

Anthropology Seminar Series

Anthropology Seminar Series

23 March 2016

Imagining the future: Findings from an ethnography of schooling in London and New York with guest speaker Dr Patrick Alexander, University of Oxford

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

21 March 2016

Conserving the world’s rarest ape: from evidence base to conservation action with speaker Dr Jessica Bryant (Institute of Zoology, ZSL)

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

21 March 2016

CANCELLED: We Good Subalterns: Gramsci's Theory of Political Modernity with speaker Dr Peter Thomas, Brunel University

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

14 March 2016

Crop-raiding, conservation, and community engagement at Gishwati Forest with speaker Dr Michael Renner, Drake University - CANCELLED

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

14 March 2016

Arguing for a Better Politics: Happiness, Health and Housing with speaker Professor Danny Dorling, University of Oxford

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Cove

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Cove

10 March 2016

Exposing both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.

Anthropology Seminar Series

Anthropology Seminar Series

09 March 2016

Potato Rope Kinship: Needing and Fearing Family Bonds, in Coastal Sierra Leone with speaker Dr Jenny Diggins, Oxford Brookes University

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

07 March 2016

Pygmy slow loris (Nycticebus pygmaeus) reintroductions at Cuc Phuong National Park with speaker Stephanie Poindexter, Oxford Brookes University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

07 March 2016

Where the Right Gets In: Rawls and Habermas on Morality and Legitimacy with speaker Dr Gordon Finlayson, University of Sussex

Anthropology Seminar Series

Anthropology Seminar Series

02 March 2016

Too cute to cuddle? Intimacy and detachment in digital engagements with orangutan conservation with speaker Dr Liana Chua, Brunel University

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

29 February 2016

Lemur conservation in and ex situ - a Wildlife Park Perspective with speaker Jamie Craig, Cotswolds Wildlife Park

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

29 February 2016

Political Geology of Area with speaker Professor Andrew Barry, UCL

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Case against 8

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Case against 8

25 February 2016

A behind-the-scenes look inside the case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

25 February 2016

Symposium:Lifetime Employment in 21st Century Japan: Resilience and Fragmentation at Work with speakers Peter Matanle, University of Sheffield, Helen Macnaughtan, SOAS and Arjan Keizer, University of Manchester

Anthropology Seminar Series

Anthropology Seminar Series

24 February 2016

On the fragility of power: observations from Thailand with guest speaker Dr Claudio Sopranzetti, University of Oxford

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Primate Conservation Seminar Series

22 February 2016

Using Ethnographic data to improve conservation outcomes for the Endangered Barbary macaque in Bouhachem forest, Morocco with speaker Dr Sian Waters, Barbary Macaque Conservation in the Rif

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

22 February 2016

Constructing Islam in a Global City-Building High Profile Mosques in London and Multiple Identities with speaker Professor John Eade, University of Roehampton

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Conferences

Human Security @ 20: Past Experiences and Future Prospects

25–27 June 2014, Oxford Brookes University

Undergraduate Student Research Conference

29 March 2012, Headington Hill Hall, Oxford Brookes University

Annual confernence for undergraduate students to showcase their research.

DTP Graduate Conference: Society, Security, and the State

8–9 September 2011

MSc Primate Conservation 10th Anniversary Conference

23–24 April 2010

Seeking Bridges between Anthropology and Indigenous/Native Studies

International Workshop 14–18 June 2009