UCL Anthropology


Material, Visual and Digital Culture Research Seminars

Mondays 5-6:30 pm

Daryll Forde Seminar Room, 2nd floor, 14 Taviton Street

Spring 2020

20 January Ethiraj Gabriel Dattatreyan (Goldsmiths)
The Globally Familiar: Mediating masculinities in Delhi, India

27 January Matti Pohjonen (SOAS)
Three Perspectives to Extreme Speech: Theory and Practice

3 February Chloe Dominique, Rebecca Jennings and Sasha Roseneil (UCL)
Queer Intimacies & Activism: A Conversation across the Social & Historical Sciences *Organised with QueerAnth to kick off LGBTQ+ History Month

10 February Donya Alinejad (Utrecht University)
Mediated Migrancies: How Genres of Digital Media Practice Form Transnational Experiential Worlds

Reading Week

[Cancelled due to UCU strike action] 24 February Benjamin Dix (SOAS & PositiveNegatives) and Lindsay Pollock (PositiveNegatives)
Graphic Violence: An Innovative Way of Representing the War in Sri Lanka

[Cancelled due to UCU strike action] 2 March Theodora Sutton (Oxford Internet Institute)
Textures of Digital Detoxing

[Cancelled due to UCU strike action] 9 March Jo Aiken (UCL)
Out of the Extreme: NASA, Astronauts, and Martians

[Cancelled] 16 March Zeynep Devrim Gürsel (Rutgers University)
Portraits of Unbelonging: Photography, the Ottoman State and the Making of Armenian Emigrants


Seminar Convenors: Jill Reese jill.reese@ucl.ac.uk and Rik Adriaans r.adriaans@ucl.ac.uk