Monday, January 30, 2017, 4:30PM-6:30PM
Dr. Jason de León, University of Michigan
Title: “Up Close and out of Focus: Life, Death, and the Ethics of Visualizing Human Smuggling Across Mexico”
Dean’s Distinguished Lectureship
Reception to follow
CAC, Alexander Library, 4th Floor
Friday, February 17, 2017, 2:30PM
Dr. Will Harcourt Smith, City University of New York, Lehman College
Title: "The strange story of Homo naledi, and why it matters"
Co-sponsored by Center for Human Evolutionary Studies (CHES)
Friday, February 24, 2017, 9:00AM-5:00PM
Plant-Human Sociality Symposium
Title: "The Semiotics of Plant-Human Sociality: Phytocommunicability across Disciplines"
Hosted by Dr. Becky Schulthies
Rutgers Inn and Conference Center, Meeting Room B
Friday, March 3, 2017, 2:30PM
Dr. Mike Plavcan, University of Arkansas
Title: "Size Matters: What Recent Primate Models of Sexual Dimorphism Can (and Can't) Tell Us about Hominin Behavior"
RAB-001, Douglass Campus
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 4:30PM
Dr. Todd Wolfson, Department of Journalism and Media Studies, Rutgers University
Title: "Technology, Capitalism and Cultural Logic of Contemporary Social Movements"
RAB-204, Douglass Campus
Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 4:30-6:00PM
Dr. Rivke Jaffe, University of Amsterdam
Title: “Writing around Violence: Representing Organized Crime in Kingston, Jamaica”
Co-sponsored by Rutgers Advanced Institute for Critical Caribbean Studies (RAICCS)
and Center for Global Advancement and International Affairs (GAIA)
Room: SC-103, CAC