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The University of Southampton
Lifelong Learning

Anthropology and Ethnography Study Day Event

Indian Chief
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Date:
6 February 2016
Venue:
Avenue Campus Highfield Road Southampton SO17 1BF

For more information regarding this event, please email Lifelong Learning at lifelonglearning@southampton.ac.uk .

Event details

The Centre for Anthropology will hold a study day highlighting anthropology's unifying quest to understand cultural variation and the human condition.

Highlighting subfields that include sociocultural anthropology and archaeology, we will focus on a range of intriguing themes. These showcase cultural diversity throughout the world in both the past and the present. There will be ample opportunity for questions and discussion.

Programme

Building 65/Lecture Theatre B

10.15 - Introduction: Anthropology and Ethnography Dr Yvonne Marshall, Senior Lecturer in Archaeology, University of Southampton

10.30 - Tracking dispersals and mobility in early prehistory: Movements that made us? Dr William Davies, Associate Professor of Archaeology, University of Southampton

11.15 - Break

11.30 - The Multilingual Metropolis: Researching language and mobility in Berlin Professor Patrick Stevenson, Professor of German and Linguistic Studies, University of Southampton

12.15 - Lunch, WOW Festival

14.00 - ‘First Arts’ and North African Cultures at the Musée du quai Branly, Paris Dr Lisa Bernasek, Senior Teaching Fellow, University of Southampton

14.45 - Break

15.00 - Surviving Zimbabwe’s crisis: The experience of three transnational families Jenny Cuffe

Charges

Please note that this study day is now running inconjunction with the 'Welcome to Our World Festival' and therefore the study day will be free to attend. The cafe will be open to purchase food and beverages.

Registration

Registration is required through the Online store, please click here to secure your place.

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