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The Ethnographic Ear: Working with/in Sound

Date: Wednesday February 12, 2020Time: 12 NoonLocation: Room 330, Anthropology Bldg, 19 Russell Street, Toronto On Wednesday, February 12, University of Toronto Ethnomusicology Prof. Farzaneh Hemmasi and doctoral candidate Nil Basdurak will introduce participants to some of the central questions, theories, challenges and opportunities associated with ethnographic approaches to sound, sounding and listening at Ethnography Lab‘s Methods Café. They will … Continue reading

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Workshop Series: Putting the Graphic in the Ethnographic: Experimenting with Collage

Friday, February 7,  2020 | 1:00 PM 3:00 PMSpeaker: Maya El Helou, PhD Student, Department of Anthropology, The University of Toronto This workshop proposes experimenting with collage as a medium of making sense out of the mess of social theory.  It continues an initiative begun last year of informal workshops designed to encourage ethnographers to experiment with different mediums to enhance their engagement—visually … Continue reading

Please join the AGSU and Ethnography Lab for a film screening of the short documentary Invasion
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Please join the AGSU and Ethnography Lab for a film screening of the short documentary Invasion

When: Friday, February 14th, 2:30PM Where: Ethnography Lab Boardroom The AGSU and Ethnography Lab will be hosting a film screening of the short documentary Invasion, followed by a discussion about the work of Wet’suwet’en land and water protectors and ways that anthropologists living and working on Indigenous lands can act in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en … Continue reading

Linguistic Anthropology Reading Group

Linguistic Anthropology Reading Group

After tackling Silverstein and Bourdieu, the Linguistic Anthropology Reading Group is moving onto Agha and Goffman. The upcoming schedule is listed below. In addition to working through these readings, there will be opportunities to discuss group members’ research.If you’d like to learn more or join our group email list, please contact Lynda.chubak@mail.utoronto.ca or joseph.wilson@utoronto.ca  All LingAnth keeners welcome! … Continue reading

Performance Ethnography Working Group – Friday 2-5pm @ YorkU – please RSVP
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Performance Ethnography Working Group – Friday 2-5pm @ YorkU – please RSVP

Please join us for the first workshop of the Performance Ethnography Working Group, a joint initiative of the Centre for Imaginative Ethnography at York University and the Ethnography Lab at the University of Toronto. The workshop will take place this Friday, February 7th from 2-5pm. Please RSVP for the workshop here, so that we can anticipate … Continue reading