5-0785
LIVING THROUGH WASTE AND WASTE AS LIVELY: THE GENERATIVITY OF DISCARDED AND DISCHARGED MATTER IN CHINA AND TAIWAN
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Sponsored By: Society for East Asian Anthropology
Saturday, November 21, 2015: 1:45 PM-3:30 PM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Teachers of Anthropology in Community Colleges, Students
Organizers:  Ka-ming Wu (Chinese University of Hong Kong) and Adam Liebman (UC Davis)
Chairs:  Adam Liebman (UC Davis)
Discussants:  Peter Wynn Kirby (University of Oxford)
1:45 PM
Picking New Urbanity from Recyclable Waste in Beijing, China
Ka-ming Wu (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
2:15 PM
Producing Sacredness in Waste Objects in Tibetan Southwest China
Bo Wang (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
2:30 PM
From High-Tech Marvels to Toxic Waste: Discarded e-Devices and the Politics of Recycling in China
Yvan Pierre Schulz (University of Neuch√Ętel and Sun Yat-sen University)
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
Discussant
Peter Wynn Kirby (University of Oxford)
3:15 PM
Discussion