Upcoming events

02
Aug
2021

Jungle Passports: Fences, Mobility and Citizenship at the Northeast India-Bangladesh Border

Since the nineteenth century, a succession of states has classified the inhabitants of Northeast India and Bangladesh as Muslim 'frontier peasants', 'savage...
09
Aug
2021

The Marginal Languages of Colonial Belief

At what point did colonized peoples come to be recognized as objects of evangelistic attention? When were their languages recognized as media for the...
16
Aug
2021

Of Winds, Worms and Fertility: The Meci Festival in Timor-Leste

This seminar focuses on indigenous calendars, environmental practices and ritual feasting in relation to the Meci festival in Timor-Leste. ‘Meci’ is the name...
23
Aug
2021

Weedy Finance: Weather Insurance and Parametric Life on Unstable Grounds

For commercial sesame farming in northern Paraguay, where insurance companies sell weather derivatives to poor farmers, key financial practices depend less on...

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