Department of Anthropology

Events

Iron Age Memory vs Roman Metaphor; re-reading the archaeology of a client kingdom.

Thursday 25 January from 19:00 until 20:30
Fulton Building Lecture Theatre A
University of Sussex Archaeological Society Lectures
Gordon Heydon

This lecture reassesses the impact of imperial Rome on landscape and material culture, and the annexation of the Hampshire/Sussex client kingdom.


Hierarchies of trade in China and Tajikistan: Uzbek merchants in Yiwu and Dushanbe

Wednesday 21 February from 13:00 until 14:30
Arts C, Room C333
Sussex Asia Centre - Seminar Series Spring Term 2018
Dr Diana Ibañez Tirado, University of Sussex

All welcome.


Masters Open Day

Wednesday 28 February from 12:00 until 17:00
Campus

The annual Masters Open Day is an excellent opportunity to meet faculty and Masters students and find out if a Masters is right for you.


China's Belt and Road Initiative in South Asia

Wednesday 28 February from 13:00 until 14:30
Arts C, Room C333
Sussex Asia Centre - Seminar Series Spring Term 2018
Dr Filippo Boni, University of Birmingham

Domestic and regional impact of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor All welcome.


A Frontier No More: The trading infrastructure of Somali businesspeople in China

Wednesday 7 March from 13:00 until 14:30
Arts C, Room C333
Sussex Asia Centre - Seminar Series Spring Term 2018
Dr Emma Lochery, University of Liège

All welcome.


Families and corporates: Transformation in Islamic practice of kinship, commerce and charity

Wednesday 14 March from 13:00 until 14:30
Arts C, Room C333
Sussex Asia Centre - Seminar Series Spring Term 2018
Dr Syed Mohammed Faisal, University of Sussex

All welcome.


Illicit passages (tongdao): a tale of three border crossings in China’s Yunnan province

Wednesday 18 April from 13:00 until 14:30
Arts C, Room C333
Sussex Asia Centre - Seminar Series Spring Term 2018
Dr Alessandro Rippa, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

All welcome.


Istanbul's clothing industry as an unintelligible market: neoliberal dynamics and anthropological perspectives

Wednesday 25 April from 13:00 until 14:30
Arts C, Room C333
Sussex Asia Centre - Seminar Series Spring Term 2018
Dr Luisa Piart, University of Fribourg

All welcome.


Cinnamon Chains in Vietnam: Global Markets and the Making of a Speciality Product

Wednesday 2 May from 13:00 until 14:30
Arts C, Room C333
Sussex Asia Centre - Seminar Series Spring Term 2018
Dr Annuska Derks , University of Zurich

All welcome.