ASA19: ANTHROPOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES ON GLOBAL CHALLENGES
University of East Anglia, Norwich 3-6 September 2019
The Association of Social Anthropologists of the UK and Commonwealth’s 2019 conference will be jointly hosted by the School of International Development, the Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas, and the Department of Art History and World Art Studies at the University of East Anglia. It takes place in and around the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts at the University of East Anglia in Norwich on 3rd–6th September 2019.
365 papers were accepted into 45 panels addressing conference theme: Anthropological perspectives on global challenges, representing all disciplines and methodological approaches of the social sciences and humanities.
Errata - since the programme was printed (and per PDF below)
Sadly the keynote Jafari Allen is unable to attend.
The following authors have withdrawn: Ali (A05), Allen (B17), Armella (C06), Boyajian (B07), Daiana Garrido (D09), Ferrari-Nunes (A05), Garnizov (B13), Hasan & Sringernyuang (B14), Hawkins (A09), Joshi (C03), Kannuri (B17), Kremer (B02), Rajak (A14), Sringernyuang & Whanpuch (B14).
Withdrawn discussants: Evans (A09), Paparini (B06).
Watch the keynotes via live-stream
Next up: Sharon Macdonald at 16:15.
The printed programme is available for online browsing.
Download a handy reference to travel to/from the conference and other related information as a PDF.
An exhibition curated by renowned ceramicist Magdalene Odundo takes place in the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts throughout the conference, made up of her own works vis-a-vis chosen pieces from the Sainsbury Centre collections.
Read more about the exhibition >>
(Photo: Magdalene Odundo, Asymmetrical Reduced Black Piece, P423 (1992). Courtesy of the artist and the Crafts Council.)
Local organising committee
Dr Sheila Aikman (International Development)
Dr Ferdinand de Jong (World Art Studies)
Dr Emma Gilberthorpe (International Development) (Chair)
Prof. Steven Hooper (Sainsbury Research Unit)
Prof. Cecile Jackson (International Development)
Dr Karen Jacobs (Sainsbury Research Unit)
Dr Ben Jones (International Development)
Prof. John Mack (Sainsbury Research Unit)
Dr Daniel Rycroft (World Art Studies)
Direct any enquiries to conference(at)theasa.org.