Anthropology Seminar Series (31 July): Robbie Peters ‘The informal economy of the just share in Indonesia’s motorbike-taxi industry”

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When: Wednesday 31 July 9.30-11am Speaker Dr. Robbie Peters University of Sydney Location Kambri Precinct Marie Reay 3.03, ANU Indonesia’s new ride-hailing economy is touted as a partnership between the motorbike-taxi-drivers and the company that owns the smart-phone application used to get customers. Drivers must be accountable, and the company must give them 80 per […]

Lecture (30 July): Dr. Gabriel Tusinski on ‘This is (Not) Crisis’: Chronotope, Crisis Narration, and the Metapragmatics of Historical Time

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Please join us for a talk with Dr. Gabriel Tusinski on ‘This is (Not) Crisis’: Chronotope, Crisis Narration, and the Metapragmatics of Historical Time tomorrow, When: Tuesday 30/07 at 4:30 in SRW. In post-independence Timor-Leste, the spectre of crisis looms large. Since its troubled beginnings, the first new nation of the 21st century has been […]

AAS2019 | Values in Anthropology, Values of Anthropology (2-5 Dec 2019)

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The 2019 conference of the Australian Anthropological Society will be held from 2-5 December at the Australian National University, Canberra. This year’s meeting will invite contributions to discuss values, in and of anthropology. Anthropologists avow the value of anthropological perspectives and seek to bring such views to bear on the understanding of “value” itself. What kinds of […]