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Dreams that Matter: Egyptian Landscapes of the Imagination

Dreams that Matter: Egyptian Landscapes of the Imagination
19 Russell Street, Room 246
Time: Mar 29th, 2:00 pm End: Mar 29th, 4:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women/Gender, Religion, Study of (FAS), Political Science, Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations (FAS), Information, Faculty of, Diaspora/Transnational, Critical Theory, Communications, Anthropology (UTM), Anthropology (FAS), 2000-, 1950-2000
Methods Cafe presentation by Michael Lambek, Anthropology

The Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies is pleased to present a Methods Cafe presentation


Dreams that Matter: Egyptian Landscapes of the Imagination (University of California Press)


Discussed by Michael Lambek, FRSC
Professor of Anthropology  & Canada Research Chair, U of T Scarborough

Michael Lambek will discuss Dreams that Matter 2010 (UCalifornia), Amira Mittermaier's multiple award winning book. Dreams that Matter  received the Chicago Folklore Prize, the Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion, Awards for Excellence in the
Analytical-Descriptive Studies category, and placed second for the Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing.

19 Russell Street, Room 246 (Please note, this is a revised location.)

 



The Methods Café is a research methods colloquium series sponsored by the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies.  Unlike other speaker series, this colloquium will highlight not the content but the methods of some of the best scholarly research in the field. Methods Café introduces participants to a variety of innovative research methods in a casual, interactive environment. This series is dedicated to establishing an interdisciplinary approach to conducting research.

This event is free and open to the public.  For further information, please contact the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies at (416) 978-8464.


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