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A Traveling Epistemology? From Cosmologies to the Technics of Migration

8 November 2013

Seminar room, 61 Banbury Road, Oxford

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An informal talk by Dr Julie Chu, University of Chicago.
Date: 16:00 - 18:00, Friday 8 November 2013

Julie Y. CHU is Assistant Professor of Anthropology the University of Chicago. Her research interests include mobility and migration, economy and value, ritual life, material culture, media and technology, and state regulatory regimes. She is the author of Cosmologies of Credit: Transnational Mobility and the Politics of Destination in China (Duke University Press 2010). Her current writing project is entitled, Infrastructures of Mobility: An ethnography of dis/connections in Southern China.

The event is convened by the COMPAS Flows and Dynamics cluster and chaired by Dr Dace Dzenovska.