May 14th, 2017

  • May

    Film Screening: Sweetgrass

    1:30pm, Reel Pizza Cinerama, Bar Harbor Visual anthropologist Ilisa Barbash presents her 2009 documentary about the American West and takes questions about her work. 

May 15th, 2017

  • May

    Exposing Latent Images: Daguerreotypes in the Museum and Beyond

    4:10pm, Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center Visual anthropologist and Curator of Visual Anthropology at Harvard’s Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology Ilisa Barbash speaks about how scholars and artists have used a set of controversial photographs to talk about and depict race, photography, vision, gender, power, the body, and anthropology.

May 19th, 2017

  • May

    Seminar in Climate Change Speaker Series

    4:10pm, McCormick Lecture Hall Dr. Dipesh Chakrabarty, a distinguished history professor at University of Chicago, speaks about how a non-anthropocentric vision of earth system history and a human-centered vision of world history interact in contemporary debates on climate change.