Society for Urban, National and Transnational/Global Anthropology

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

2:00 PM-3:45 PM


2-0075
REFUGEES, EVIDENCE, AND THE POLITICS OF PROOF
Sophia Balakian, Sophia Balakian, Alana Ackerman, Heath Cabot and Maurizio Albahari

2-0235
MIGRANTS IN BORDER ZONES
Blair A Rutherford, Matan Kaminer and Maxim Bolt

2-0275

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


2-0460
PRECARITY OF/IN INTIMACIES, MIGRATION, AND TOURISM
Valerio Simoni, Susan E Frohlick and Valerio Simoni

2-0465

Thursday, November 17, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


3-0110
URBAN FUTURES: TIME, TECHNOLOGY, AND DESIGN FROM HERE TO MARS
Cheryl Deutsch, Cheryl Deutsch and Austin Zeiderman

3-0180
HISTORY, POLITICS, SPACE, LABOR: UNEVENNESS AS AN ANTHROPOLOGICAL CONCEPT
Lesley Gill, Lesley Gill, Sharryn Kasmir and Jane L Collins

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


3-0490
CITIES FOR SALE: GENTRIFICATION, SPATIAL POLITICS, AND VIOLENCE IN CONTEMPORARY URBAN ASIA
Amy Zhang, Nellie Chu, Saikat Maitra and Ralph A Litzinger

3-0510
MOBILITY AND MODERNITY IN PLACE AND SPACE
Bascom Guffin and Jayne Howell

1:00 PM-3:00 PM


3-0675
SUNTA BOARD MEETING
Petra Y Kuppinger, Jayne Howell, Deborah R Altamirano, Joshua Barker, Susan Hill, Jeremy Rayner, Aranzazu Recalde, Robert Rotenberg, Friederike Fleischer and Andrew Newman

1:45 PM-3:30 PM


3-0860
MILITARY URBANISMS: PLANNING, EXPERTISE, AND EVERYDAY SPACES
Emma Shaw Crane, Federico Perez, Emma Shaw Crane and Faranak Miraftab

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


3-1180
THE VALUE OF DIFFERENCES: SYMBOLIC RESOURCES AND THE CONTRADICTIONS OF CAPITALISM
Winnie Lem, Alexandre Duchene, Monica Heller and Susana E. Narotzky

3-1220
THE POLITICS OF EXPECTATION IN BORDERLANDS
David Nugent, Daniel Thompson, Aubrey Paige Graham and David Nugent

3-1250

3-1265
REFUGEE AND FORCED MIGRATION NARRATIVES: EVIDENCE, ACCIDENT, DISCOVERY
Dianna J Shandy, Anita H Fabos, Dianna J Shandy and Anita H Fabos

6:15 PM-7:30 PM


3-1340
SUNTA BUSINESS MEETING
Petra Y Kuppinger, Jayne Howell, Deborah R Altamirano, Joshua Barker, Susan Hill, Andrew Newman, Aranzazu Recalde, Friederike Fleischer, Jeremy Rayner and Robert Rotenberg

Friday, November 18, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


4-0120
MIGRATION AND CARE: EVIDENCE OR ACCIDENT?
Kristin E Yarris, Lauren D Heidbrink and Kristin E Yarris

4-0125
POLITICS OF ‘LIVING TOGETHER’ IN POSTCOLONIAL EUROPE
Julie O Kleinman, Anick Vollebergh and Paul Silverstein

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


4-0510
REVOLUTION TALKS: ETHNOGRAPHIC EXPLORATIONS OF A POLYSEMIC TERM
Allison Truitt, Joao Felipe Goncalves and Donald L Donham

1:45 PM-3:30 PM


4-0985
REMAKING THE CITY: INFRASTRUCTURAL PRACTICES IN URBAN AFRICA
Jatin Dua, Julie O Kleinman, Michael Stasik and Nikhil Anand

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


4-1195

4-1235
UP AND OUT: TOWARDS AN ANTHROPOLOGY OF GEOPOLITICS
Gustav Peebles, Samar Mussa Al-Bulushi, Michael Ralph and Yousuf Al-Bulushi

7:45 PM-9:00 PM


4-1450

Saturday, November 19, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


5-0115
LEGAL APORIAS AND MIGRANT LIVES
Leo R Chavez and Leo R Chavez

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


5-0440
PRECARIOUS URBANISM: THE VIEW FROM TRANSFORMATIONAL RESEARCH
Carl A Maida, Sam Beck, Carl A Maida, Sam Beck and Krista Harper

12:15 PM-1:30 PM


5-0610
COMMITTEE ON REFUGEES & IMMIGRANTS (CORI) BUSINESS MEETING
David W Haines, Fethi Keles and Jayne Howell

Sunday, November 20, 2016

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


6-0005
THINKING THROUGH MULTILOCALITY: MOBILITY, PLACE AND TIME RECONSIDERED
Jelena Tosic, Gertrude Saxinger, Jelena Tosic and Gertrude Saxinger

6-0155
INCONVENIENT ENCOUNTERS: SELF-EVIDENT ETHNOGRAPHY AND ITS DISCONTENTS
Sima Shakhsari, Maura S Finkelstein, Sima Shakhsari, Maura S Finkelstein and Scott Lauria Morgensen

6-0160
SOVEREIGNTY AND REBELLION, AGENCY AND CONTEXT: MAKING SENSE OF THE HMONG DIASPORA (THROUGH ENGAGEMENTS WITH THE WORK OF NICHOLAS TAPP)
Jacob R Hickman, Mai See Thao, Jacob R Hickman, Jacob R Hickman, Louisa Schein, Don B Duprez and Mitchell Ogden

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


6-0220
AUTHOR MEETS CRITICS: GLOBAL HEARTLAND
Petra Y Kuppinger, Ellen E Moodie, Sujey Vega, Alejandro Lugo, Samuel Joseph Shearer, Faranak Miraftab and Elaine E Salo

6-0260
CONFRONTING INEQUALITY: METHODS, EVIDENCE, POWER
Maarit K Forde, Doreen Joy Gordon and Greg Beckett