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Sep 18 2023

Fall 2023 Weekday Afternoon Anthropology Talks

Weekday Afternoon Anthropology Talk (WAAT)

September 18 - November 26, 2023

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


BSB 2105

Notice with information for all talks.

The schedule for the Fall 2023 Weekday Afternoon Anthropology Talks (WAATs) has been announced! Join us on Mondays in BSB 2105 at 12pm for enthralling talks by renowned anthropological researchers from around the world and refreshments provided by the anthropology department.

September 18: "Shotgun Proteomics of Archaeological Subsistence" by Dr. Shevan Wilkins, University of Zurich

October 2: "At Home in the City: The Global Housing Crisis in Local Contexts" by Dr. Ulricke Gerhard, Universit├Ąt Heidelberg Berliner

October 9: "Us v. Them? Looking for Urban Identities in Premodern States and Empires" by Dr. Mitch Hendrickson, UIC Anthropology

October 16: "Psychosocial stress and rion dysregulation in pregnancy" by Dr. Rebecca Campbell, UIC School of Public Health

October 30: "The Adaptive Problem of Motherhood: Environmental Change, Women's Work, and Child Health in Bangladesh" by Dr. Katie Starkweather, UIC Anthropology

November 13: "A tale of two stable isotope projects: How development of a new forensic anthropology method tests a paleoanthropology hypothesis" by Dr. Melanie Beasley, Purdue University

November 26: "Intersections: Conceptualizing an Archaeology of Rest" by Dr. Tarini Bedi, Dr. Mitch Hendrickson, and Dr. Rodrigo Solinis-Casparius, UIC Anthropology


Lita Sacks

Date posted

Sep 12, 2023

Date updated

Sep 12, 2023