"Rape Starts at Home? Kin Experience and Rape within the Social Imaginary"
Respondent: Liana Brent
Mellon Research Seminar
February 11, 2019—February 11, 2020
September 10, 2019
Welcome and Introductions
September 17, 2019
Respondent: Nancy Bentley
September 24, 2019
Danielle Taschereau Mamers
"Plains Bison Reintroduction: Recovering Kinship in the Settler Colonial Anthropocene"
Respondent: Raquel Fleskes
October 1, 2019
"Corporate Kinship: The Warrior House in Japan, 1450-1650"
Respondent: Alyssa Miller
October 8, 2019
Job Market Workshop
October 15, 2019
"Claiming Place: Race, Property, and the Creation of Family Land"
Respondent: Gregory Callaghan
October 22, 2019
"Aural Mutuality: Midwifery and Kinship Transformation"
Respondent: Rachel Reynolds
October 29, 2019
"Corporeal Connections in Roman Burials Practices"
Respondent: Teren Sevea
November 5, 2019
Guided Tour, Institute of Contemporary Art: Colored People Time: Banal Presents and arms ache avid aeon: Nancy Brooks Brody / Joy Episalla / Zoe Leonard / Carrie Yamaoka: fierce pussy amplified
November 12, 2019
"Creating the Coat of Arms in an Italian Renaissance Capital: Dynastic Humanism, Heraldic Epic, and the Philology of Images"
Respondent: Siyen Fei
November 19, 2019
Jamal J. Elias
"After Rumi: Lineage and Authority in a Sufi Order"
Respondent: Helen Melling
December 3, 2019
"Contested Visions of African-descent Wet Nurses and Nannies in 18th and 19th century Lima, Peru"
Respondent: Sarada Balagopalan
January 21, 2020
"The Crossing: Captivity, Slavery, and Migration on 16th-century Chinese Frontiers"
Respondent: Ramya Sreenivasan
January 28, 2020
"Kin-work in a Time of Jihad: Transnational Violence and Transformations in the Tunisian National Family"
Respondent: Errol Lord
February 4, 2020
"The Networks of the Attalid Dynasty: Seeking Status and Authority in the Greek Interstate Community"
Respondent: David Spafford
February 18, 2020
No Session- Kinship Symposium on Friday, 2/21
February 25, 2020
March 3, 2020
"Genetic Perspectives on Kinship & Colonization"
Respondent: Jairo Moreno
March 17, 2020
"The Family that Finds Each Other: Runaway slaves, dervishes, and abolition in early twentieth-century Iran, 1900-1929"
Respondent: Sarah Franzen
March 24, 2020
"Crafting Related Selves in Precarious Times: Young Women and Retail Work in India"
Respondent: Jennifer Mackenzie
March 31, 2020
"The Boundaries of Morality, Partiality, and the Morally Exceptional"
Respondent: Danielle Taschereau Mamers
April 7, 2020
"New World Kinship and American Literature"
Respondent: Xavier Dapena
April 14, 2020
"The Political Imagination or Care in Collective Autoras de Cómic"
Respondent: Jamal J. Elias
April 21, 2020
"Embodying Kinship: Tiger Children of 'Ali in the Malay world"
Respondent: Beeta Baghoolizadeh