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Alisse Waterston: Making Knowledge Accessible

Suvi P Rautio , April 9th, 2022

http://matskut.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/123456789/1274/alisse_waterston%209.4.2022.m4a This afternoon Alisse Waterston visited Helsinki to present her paper, Maki…

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Hege Høyer Leivestad: The Port Revisited—Cargo capitalism at the Strait of Gibraltar

Tuomas Tammisto , November 15th, 2021

https://aoe.fi/api/download/hegehyerleivestadt-1636961958864.m4a Hege Høyer Leivestad (Stockholm University) gave on 12.11.2021 a paper entitled “The Port Revisi…

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Keith Brown: “Whose gun is this? Notes from the North American-Ottoman arms trade”

Sarah Green , October 7th, 2021

https://aoe.fi/api/download/keithbrownhelsinki210917-1633597822679.m4a This paper takes a microhistorical approach to explore the U.S. role in the decline of the Ottom…

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Phill Wilcox: China in Laos – (re)thinking development in the Belt and Road era

Suvi P Rautio , May 14th, 2021

https://aoe.fi/api/download/audioonly-1621019767852.m4a China in Laos: (re)thinking development in the Belt and Road era Millions of people across the global South liv…

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Brenda Chalfin: Taking Arendt to the Toilet – Excursions in Ethnographic Theory

Heikki Wilenius , April 29th, 2021

https://aoe.fi/api/download/audioonly-1619701055444.m4a Brenda Chalfin (University of Florida) gave a talk titled “Taking Arendt to the Toilet: Excursions in Ethnograp…

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Nayanika Mathur: Entrapment— New ways of seeing big cats in India

Tuomas Tammisto , March 22nd, 2021

https://aoe.fi/api/download/audioonly-1616399103854.m4a On Friday 19 March Nayanika Mathur (University of Oxford) gave a talk entitled “Entrapment: New ways of seeing …

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Seminar: The Materiality and Visuality of Social Media

philbu , March 12th, 2021

This online course for the summer semester 2021 at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology of the University of Vienna gives a critical overview about the material…

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Miha Kozorog: Borderwork with Wildlife on the Slovenian-Hungarian Border

Tuomas Tammisto , December 6th, 2020

https://aoe.fi/api/download/audioonly-1607253782503.m4a Miha Kozorog gave a visiting seminar in Anthropology at the University of Helsinki entitled “Borderwork w…

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Janet Roitman: Africa Rising: Class or Finance

Tuomas Tammisto , December 4th, 2020

https://aoe.fi/api/download/roitman-1607089987671.mp3 Janet Roitman (New School for Social Research) gave a seminar presentation on the 14th of November entitled &#822…

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Webinar Series in honour of Sally Engle Merry (1944-2020)

Allegra , December 2nd, 2020

From 11 Decembre 2020 to 21 May 2021 Co-organised by Allegra Lab and EASA LawNet. This series of online talks features presentations that examine the current state of…


Antoinette Jackson: Intangible Cultural Heritage and Living Communities – Curating ethnographic resources and engaging people

Heikki Wilenius , November 13th, 2020

https://aoe.fi/api/download/antoinettejacksonaudio-1603871601474.m4a Antoinette Jackson (University of South Florida) gave a talk titled “Intangible Cultural Heritage …

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Heath Cabot: The Magic of Bureaucracy in Athens’ Social Solidarity Clinics and Pharmacies

Heikki Wilenius , October 7th, 2020

https://aoe.fi/api/download/heathcabotmagicofbureaucracy-1602057556715.mp3 Heath Cabot (University of Pennsylvania) gave a talk titled “The Magic of Bureaucracy …

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#Open Call: Allegra Lab / EASA LawNet webinar series in honour of Sally Engle Merry

Allegra , October 6th, 2020

This series of online, public seminars features presentations that examine the current state of legal anthropology. We welcome contributions from anthropologists working on ‘the law’ in the broad…


Loretta Ieng Tak Lou: Freedom as ethical practices

Suvi P Rautio , September 25th, 2020

https://matskut.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/123456789/1270/audio_only-%5bAudioTrimmer.com%5d.m4a Loretta Ieng Tak Lou (University of Macau and LSE) gave a virtual tal…

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Hvordan få til innbyggerorientert byutvikling?

groha , August 20th, 2020

av Gro Sandkjær Hanssen (NIBR, OsloMet) og Thomas Berman (PåDriv) For å utvikle klimavennlig byer, omgjøres ofte tidligere industri- og produksjonsområder i byen til kompakte, flerfunksjonelle bo- og…


#Events: Virtual Edition à la Corona

Allegra , April 17th, 2020

Hello, readers. We hope that you and your loved ones are all staying safe (and sane?!) during these odd and testing times. In this month’s #events post, we’ve…


Seminar: Digital Technologies as Material Culture 2020

philbu , March 4th, 2020

In this MA seminar at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Vienna, we explore digital media technologies from an anthropological/ethnographic perspective in the context o…

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Sasha Newell: The Crowding of Clutter

Tuomas Tammisto , February 10th, 2020

https://matskut.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/123456789/1248/VN860569.MP3 Sasha Newell (Université libre de Bruxelles) gave a talk titled ‘The Crowding of Clutter…

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Hvordan sikre et mangfoldig og inkluderende boligmarked?

Jan-Tore Berghei , February 7th, 2020

av Mari Løken, Berit Nordahl og Gro Sandkjær Hanssen Å øke boligproduksjonen er et mål for både Oslos politikere og utbyggeraktører. Dette kan blant annet gjøres gjennom en…


Pauline von Hellerman: Palm Oil World

Suvi P Rautio , December 15th, 2019

https://matskut.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/123456789/1230/ZOOM0055.MP3 Palm oil and its devastating ecological impacts have become a focal point for global environme…

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Lecture/Seminar: Ethnography and Digital Media 2019

philbu , October 2nd, 2019

In this lecture/seminar at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, we discuss how ethnography contributes to the exploration, description and understanding of digitally mediated processes…

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Ghassan Hage: The Difficult Temporality of Diasporic Nostalgia

Suvi P Rautio , August 29th, 2019

https://matskut.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/123456789/1222/Ghassan%20Hage-final.mp3 That notions of time are closely entangled with notions of space is something take…

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Seminar: Media Activism

philbu , May 9th, 2019

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:OccupyHandSignals.pdf For the MA Program “Visual and Media Anthropology” at the Free University Berlin, I am organizing a newly developed semi…

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Jeremy Walton: Grave Matters

Tuomas Tammisto , April 17th, 2019

https://matskut.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/123456789/1199/Jeremy%20Walton%20-%20Grave%20matters.mp3 Jeremy Walton  (Max Planck Institut) gave a talk titled “Gr…

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