Past events

05
Nov
2020

Research Ethics Seminar: Ethics and Development Studies

Abstract The issue of obtaining ethics clearance for research in development studies’ interdisciplinary fields is often a cause of frustration and confusion....
26
Oct
2020

Escaping Natures: an Ethnography of Life and Rent in Gran Sabana, Venezuela

Participants in the Wings Project (Proyecto Alas) sublimated all the characteristics of escapist visits to the Gran Sabana region, in southern Venezuela. A few...
22
Oct
2020

The human-ape interface in an unprotected Cameroonian forest

Abstract The Cross River gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli) and the Nigeria-Cameroon chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes ellioti) are two relatively unknown ape taxa...
19
Oct
2020

Anthropology of Childhood Memory: Family Photographs and Autobiographical Remembering

In this talk, Ms Helga (Girschik) Griffin and myself will talk about the life story of German civilians who moved to Persia (Iran) during 1930s for the...
15
Oct
2020

The impact of tourism on gibbons: developing best practice guidelines from case studies in Cambodia and China

Abstract  Nature-based tourism can be a useful conservation tool in regions of high biodiversity value if based on scientific research.  Despite the existence...
12
Oct
2020

Fashion Forward: rewriting history and place in Oceania

The opening pages of Joanne Entwistle’s book The Fashioned Body (2015) asks an intriguing question: does fashion refer only to dress and adornment found in...
09
Oct
2020

Identification of fallen US soldiers from the Korean War using chest radiographs

Abstract The USA Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency’s mission is the fullest possible accounting for missing service members to their families and the nation....

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