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RIT Faculty at American Anthropological Association
Date: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 12:30pm to Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 5:30pm

Wednesday, November 16, 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM: MEDIA AND THE MOVEMENT OF LANGUAGE (2-0415),
Wilson Silva, “Animating Traditional Amazonian Storytelling: New Digital Methods Documenting Endangered 
Languages in the Vaupes Region of Brazil and Colombia”

Thursday, November 17, 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM: ANTHROPOLOGY, EXPERTISE, AND HUMAN RIGHTS: NAVIGATING THE SCHOLARLY/ADVOCACY NEXUS (3-0405), 
Benjamin Lawrance
, “De Facto, De Jure, Deported: Expert Testimony and the Evidentiary Burdens of Statelessness in Sub-Saharan Africa”

Thursday, November 17, 4:30 PM - 4:45 PM: TRACING HUMANITARIAN AND DEVELOPMENT INTERVENTION STRATEGIES AND FRAMEWORKS IN AN ERA OF NEOLIBERAL AID (3-1275), 
Courtney Kurlanska
, “Development, Disempowerment, and Debt”

Friday, November 18, 9:15 AM - 9:30 AM: WHAT'S IN A NAME? EVIDENCE, RESPONSES, AND POLICY IN GLOBAL REFUGEE 'CRISES' (4-0090), 
Danielle Smith,
“The Crisis of Integration: Core Structural Issues and Their Impact on Refugee Resettlement”

Friday, November 18, 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM: SENSUOUS SCHOLARSHIP, 20 YEARS LATER (4-0495), 
Conerly Casey,
“Accumulating Affects”

RIT Faculty at American Anthropological Association