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Conference Schedule — 27-28 April 2012

Hi everyone! A detailed schedule for the Rethinking Inheritance conference on Saturday, April 28, 2012 has been posted! Please check it out here.

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Extended deadline- Feb. 24!

We have extended our deadline to February 24th!! You still have time to submit to our Graduate Conference, “Rethinking Inheritance” The New School for Social Research, Department of Anthropology Saturday, April 28th, 2012, 1pm-5pm Please review our Call for Participants for … Continue reading

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Announcing our speakers

We are excited and honored to announce our speakers for The New School for Social Research’s Rethinking Inheritance gathering on April 28, 2012! Keynote 
Speaker: 
Gil 
Anidjar 
(Religion/MESAAS, 
Columbia) To launch our active and dialogue-driven efforts to rethink and reimagine inheritance, Gil Anidjar … Continue reading

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Call for Participants

The
 New
 School 
for
 Social 
Research

 2012 
Anthropology 
Conference: 
“Rethinking
 Inheritance”
 April 
28th, 
2012
 The
 Theme:
 Inheritance
 has
 typically
 been
 conceived
 as
 a
 passive
 process
 of
 reception.
 Yet,
 inheritance
 also
 implies
 claims
 to
 something.
 Claiming
 inheritance
 and
 claiming
 selves,
 communities,
 … Continue reading

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