American Ethnological Society

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

1:00 PM-5:00 PM


Workshop
2-0065
ETHNOGRAPHIC WRITING
Marcia Ochoa, Renato I Rosaldo, Ruth Behar, Vanessa Agard-Jones and Kristina Marie Lyons

2:00 PM-3:45 PM


2-0175
RE-IMAGING SOCIALISM, RE-ACTUALIZING COMMUNISM
Dylan Fagan, Hoon Song and A. Kiarina Kordela

2-0230
BIOGEOGRAPHIES: ANTHROPOLOGICAL ENGAGEMENTS AT THE INTERSECTION OF LIFE AND EARTH
Kevin Michael Burke, Kevin Michael Burke, Noam Osband and Alexander Blanchette

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


2-0410

2-0490
ANTHROPOLOGY OF THINGS GOING WRONG: UNCERTAINTY, RISK, AND THE GENERATIVE FORCES OF ACCIDENT
Sohini Kar, Sohini Kar, Caroline Schuster and Caroline Schuster

Thursday, November 17, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


3-0080
WATER AND LAND: THE POLITICS OF EMERGENT ECOLOGICAL IMAGINARIES
Teresa Angelica Velasquez, Nicholas M Copeland and Bret Gustafson

3-0125
THE GENDERING OF RISK IN THE MUSLIM WORLD: BEYOND LOGICS OF SECURITY AND MANAGEMENT
Satyel Larson, Bridget Purcell, Jack Ume Tocco and Rudolf P Gaudio

3-0140
EVIDENCE OF MALFEASANCE
Sarah Muir, Sarah Muir, Aaron M Ansell, Janet Roitman and Charlie Piot

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


3-0365
PERFORMANCE, PERSONA, AND GENDERED BEINGS
Aslihan Akkaya and Shanti A Parikh

3-0415
MAKING DATA. ANTHROPOLOGISTS AND PARTICIPANTS AS/AND EVIDENCE
Narmala Halstead, Helen Lambert and Narmala Halstead

3-0470
DRUGS, COLONIALITY, AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
Autumn Zellers, Autumn Zellers, Juliana K Willars and Paja L Faudree

3-0480
A CURSED MODEL: EXPLORING RESOURCE "CURSED" NATIONS' QUOTIDIAN ECONOMIES
Marissa Smith, Marissa Smith, Chima Michael Anyadike-Danes and Dan Jorgensen

3-0520
GENDERING TIME, PART II: FEMINIST CONSIDERATIONS OF GENDER AND GENERATIONAL TIME
Rachel C. Fleming, Rachel C. Fleming, Elise L Andaya and Purnima Mankekar

3-0525
SPORT CAREERS, RELIGIOUS CONVICTION, AND UNCERTAIN FUTURES
Adnan Hossain, Daniel Guinness and Susan Brownell

1:45 PM-3:30 PM


3-0890
EMBODIED DIFFERENCE AND AESTHETIC EXPERIENCE: RACE, CULTURE, AND THE EXPRESSIVE GRAMMAR OF EVERYDAY LIFE
Gabriel Alejandro Torres Colon, Gabriel Alejandro Torres Colon, Alex E Chavez, Alex E Chavez and Aimee Villarreal

3-0960

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


3-1095
AESTHETICS AND THE ETHICAL SUBJECT: AN INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLE
Nessette Falu, Sarah A Bakker, Patricia Alvarez, Donald Brenneis and Aimee Villarreal

3-1110
FAKE: THE FIRST ANNUAL DEBATE OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL KEYWORDS (ADAK)
Carole McGranahan, Graham M Jones, John L Jackson Jr, Hugh Gusterson, Alexei Yurchak, Veena Das, E. Gabriella Coleman, Carlo Severi and Giovanni Da Col

7:00 PM-11:00 PM


3-1475
AMERICAN ETHNOLOGICAL SOCIETY (AES) BOARD MEETING
Hugh Gusterson, Shanti A Parikh, Marc Edelman, Niko Besnier, Kenneth Guest, Caitrin Lynch, Carole McGranahan, Daniel Goldstein, Matthew Kohrman, Shalini Shankar and Tristan Daniel Jones

Friday, November 18, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


4-0025
EVIDENCE OF FRIENDSHIP: INTIMACY, OBLIGATION, AND AFFECTION ACROSS TIME AND SPACE
Seth Messinger, Jessica C Robbins-Ruszkowski, Seth Messinger and Ashley B Lebner

4-0190
LOST IN SPACE, OR, RETAINING LIVELINESS AGAINST THE ODDS
Melissa Demian, Melissa Demian and Sarah F Green

8:00 AM-12:00 PM


Workshop
4-0295
TEACHING ANTHRO
Tristan Daniel Jones and Kenneth Guest

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


4-0360
CONTENTIOUS LANDSCAPES: AGRICULTURE, FOOD, AND WASTE
Waqas Hameed Butt and Shanti A Parikh

4-0500
LIFE AND DEATH
Tricia M Redeker-Hepner, Carole McGranahan, Tricia M Redeker-Hepner and Ather Zia

1:45 PM-3:30 PM


4-0905

4-0910
CONCEPTUALIZING, DEBATING, AND MANAGING DISASTER AND RISK
Sadaf Rauf Shier and Shanti A Parikh

4-0940
FALSE EVIDENCE OF A NEW CRISIS: TIME AND WAITING WITH REFUGEES
Emily A Lynch, Marnie J Thomson, Marnie J Thomson, Emily A Lynch and Liisa Malkki

4-0960

4-0965
VITAL CONJUNCTURES AND BREACHED INITIATIONS: CONSTRUCTING ADULTHOOD UNDER CONDITIONS OF PRECARITY
Adrienne E Strong, Norma Mendoza-Denton, Richard T Powis III and Adrienne E Strong

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


4-1170
SLIPPERY SUFFERING: ETHICS AT THE (DIS)JUNCTION OF KNOWLEDGE AND ACTION
Tobias Kelly, Veena Das, Lotte Buch Segal, Anja Kublitz and Sylvain Perdigon

4-1190
THE BOUNDARIES OF BALANCE
Perry Maxfield Waldman Sherouse, Perry Maxfield Waldman Sherouse, Scott MacLochlainn and Donald Brenneis

4-1215
“IT RUNS IN THE FAMILY”. THE PHENOMENOLOGY OF KINSHIP AND CONTAGIOUS CONNECTIONS.PART 2
Robert Desjarlais, Lotte Meinert, Lone Groen and Susan R Whyte

4-1375
ENGAGING THE COLONIAL PRESENT
Noah M Tamarkin, Juno Salazar Parrenas and Patricia Spyer

Saturday, November 19, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


5-0105
HUMAN RIGHTS VERNACULARIZATIONS: CELEBRATING THE WORK OF SALLY MERRY
Sally Engle Merry, Richard A Wilson, Elizabeth F. Drexler, Kimberly S Theidon and Daniel Goldstein

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


5-0350

5-0375
GLOBAL ACTION: NEW PARADIGMS FOR SOCIAL AND POLITICAL MOVEMENTS
Emily Channell-Justice, Emily Channell-Justice, Ola Galal, Margot Weiss and Marc Edelman

5-0495
THE 2016 U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION: ANTHROPOLOGISTS REFLECT ON WHAT JUST HAPPENED
Jonathan D Rosa, Akhil Gupta, Micaela di Leonardo, Angelique Haugerud, Shanti A Parikh, Hugh Gusterson, Leith P Mullings, Janine R Wedel, Kenneth Guest and Cecilia C VanHollen

12:15 PM-1:30 PM


5-0585
AMERICAN ETHNOLOGICAL SOCIETY BUSINESS MEETING
Shanti A Parikh, Marc Edelman and Niko Besnier

1:45 PM-3:30 PM


5-0820
SURFACING: THE BODY EXTERIOR AS EXPERIENCE, EVIDENCE AND ENGAGEMENT
Miriam Ticktin, Vijayanka Nair, Katyayani Dalmia and Lenore H Manderson

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


5-0990
EVIDENTIARY QUESTIONS: THE HISTORY OF ANTHROPOLOGY AS AN STS PROBLEM
Matthew C Watson, Ann M Kakaliouras, Jason C Pribilsky and Carlota McAllister

5-1010
EVIDENTIARY IMPULSE: SHAPE-SHIFTING BETWEEN EVIDENCE AS ETHNOGRAPHIC OBJECT AND IN-THE-WORLD ENGAGEMENT.
Mrinalini Tankha, Ursula M Dalinghaus, Nima L Yolmo and Smoki Musaraj

5-1015
THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF BAD ADVICE
Ilana Gershon, Ilana Gershon and Ilana Gershon

Sunday, November 20, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


6-0100
RITUALS OF DISCOVERY: STUDY ABROAD AND ENCOUNTERS WITH THE OTHER
Neriko M Doerr, Neriko M Doerr, John J Bodinger de Uriarte and Richard Handler

6-0165
CHALLENGING ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE 21ST CENTURY: REFLECTIONS ON METHOD, PRACTICE, AND THEORY
Joseph P Feldman, Joseph P Feldman, Nicholas C Kawa and Matthew J Wolf-Meyer

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


6-0280
REMEMBERING IDENTITIES, IMAGINING NATIONS
Lene Pedersen and Shanti A Parikh

6-0345
KINSHIP AND CRISIS
Koreen M. Reece, Koreen M. Reece, Lucy Lowe and Sandra C Bamford