Mon, 15 Jul 2019

Circuit Problems Workshop

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 at Amsterdam
Anthropology Common Room (B5.12), Roesterseiland Building B/C Nieuwe Achtergracht 166 1018 WV, Amsterdam

Circuit:Noun, a roughly circular line, route, or movement that starts and finishes at the same place.Noun, a complete and closed path around which a circulating electrical current can flow.Verb, move all the way around (a place or a thing). This workshop explores problems of circuits across three domains: evaluating Dutch beer quality, reproducing wine grapes… Continue reading…

Fri, 12 Jul 2019

The ethnographic fact

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 at Weekend Workshop

A workshop to discuss the ethics of ‘Future Health’ anthropology Anthropology, at least the kind we are undertaking in the Future Health project (see also: empirical philosophy), is an interpretive, prescriptive practice. We do not necessarily know what we want to ask before setting out, we want the people we meet to shape our work,… Continue reading…

Tue, 22 Nov 2022

Origin Stories of Harm Workshop

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 at Amsterdam
Roesterseiland Building B/C Nieuwe Achtergracht 166 1018 WV, Amsterdam

The stories people tell about cause and effect shape the conditions of response-ability. For example, locating the origin of harm in bodily tissues elicits different strategies for harm-reduction than locating the source of harm in environmental toxicity, colonialism, or white supremacy. This two-day workshop analyzes the vexing challenge of locating harm’s origins. We draw upon… Continue reading…