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Performance Ethnography Working Group Update

The Performance Ethnography Working Group met for the first time on Friday the 7th of February, 2020 in the Sensorium Loft at York University. We had a diverse, multidisciplinary group of 15 participants. Some were of a humanities background, coming from Anthropology and Environmental Studies. Others were of a fine arts background, coming from Dance, … Continue reading

The second meeting of the Performance Ethnography Working Group (PEWG) has been rescheduled to THIS FRIDAY March 6 @ 2:00-5:00pm, ATK 102E, YorkU.
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The second meeting of the Performance Ethnography Working Group (PEWG) has been rescheduled to THIS FRIDAY March 6 @ 2:00-5:00pm, ATK 102E, YorkU.

The second meeting of the Performance Ethnography Working Group (PEWG) has been rescheduled to accommodate an event at YorkU’s anthro department. It will now be held THIS FRIDAY March 6 @ 2:00-5:00pm, ATK 102E, YorkU.  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

Events / Events & Meetings

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