4-0095
PRACTICES OF DOUBLING: THE VISIBLE AND CONCEALED, THE KNOWABLE AND INSCRUTABLE IN AFRICAN BODILY KNOWLEDGE AND SYSTEMS OF HEALING
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Reviewed By: Association for Africanist Anthropology
Friday, November 18, 2016: 8:00 AM-9:45 AM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Teachers of Anthropology in Community Colleges, Students, Those involved in mentoring activities
Organizers:  Jane L Saffitz (University of California, Davis)
Chairs:  Laura A Meek (University of California, Davis) and Jane L Saffitz (University of California, Davis)
Discussants:  Brad Weiss (College of William and Mary)
8:00 AM
Doubled Tumor : Onco-Nation Citizens in Post-Genocide Rwanda
Darja Djordjevic (Harvard University)
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
Lightness and Reality: The Doubling of Albino Bodies in Tanzania
Jane L Saffitz (University of California, Davis)
9:00 AM
Absent Presences and Modest Dreams of Care in an African Public Health Sector
Claire L Wendland (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
9:15 AM
Discussant
Brad Weiss (College of William and Mary)
9:30 AM
Discussion