Instant Anthropology and the July 22nd Massacre in Norway
Mon. Nov 14, 2011
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
The department of Anthropology will host a reception and lecture by Thomas Hylland Eriksen. Eriksen, a professor at the University of Oslo, Norway, will focus on the recent massacre in Norway, proposing the potential of anthropology in understanding and possibly providing therapeutic and critical perspectives on sudden, dramatic events, when meticulous analysis and data collection are not an option.
Refreshments will be served. The author will be signing books after the talk.The event is a part of International Education Week 2011.