6-0235 GOVERNING CATASTROPHE: URGENT TEMPORALITIES AND ENDURING LOSS IN THE WAKE OF DISASTER
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Reviewed By: Society for Cultural Anthropology
Sunday, November 24, 2013: 8:00 AM-11:45 AM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Students
Organizers:  Christopher Dole (Amherst College) and Everett Y Zhang (Princeton University)
Chairs:  Vivian Y Choi (Cornell University)
Discussants:  Kim Fortun (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) and Gregory V Button (University of Tennessee Knoxville)
8:00 AM
The Meaning of Life and Death for the Survivors of the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake in China
Da-Wei Hsu (Department of Sociology, University of Virginia.)
8:45 AM
Memory and Marginalization: Framing Vulnerability in the 2003 Paris Heat Wave
Richard Keller (University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Wisconsin-Madison)
9:00 AM
Waiting for the Hurricane: Chronic Disease and Life Between Storms in Belize
Amy Moran-Thomas (Brown University and Brown University)
9:15 AM
“Reporting Live!”: Disaster Media and the Perils of Humanitarian Immediacy
Pooja Rangan (The New School, Eugene Lang College)
9:30 AM
Discussant
Gregory V Button (University of Tennessee Knoxville)
9:45 AM
Break
10:15 AM
Reconstruction of the Risky Landscape in Post-Tsunami Japan
Shuhei Kimura (Fuji Tokoha University)
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
Discussant
Kim Fortun (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
11:30 AM
Discussion