Current research projects by inspiring anthropologists

Ethnographic practice for troubled times This panel will explore how the ethnographic practices of an engaged anthropology can shed new light on contemporary power struggles and the contentious field of activism in different parts of the world. Presenting recent case studies from the Netherlands, Ukraine, and South Africa, the speakers will illustrate the range of […]

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Wat doen deze bedrijven en organisaties op het gebied van diversiteit?

Diversiteit in de praktijk: Noodzakelijk kwaad of noodzakelijke stap? 02:10 PM – 03:40 PM Nooterzaal Diversiteit is een van de buzzwords van onze tijd. Diversiteitsbeleid staat overal op de agenda. Gemeenten en organisaties willen diverser worden en proberen dit op allerlei manieren uit te denken en in te voeren. Denk bijvoorbeeld aan zogeheten integraal diversiteitsbeleid […]

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What to do with the ‘Dead White Male Gallery’?

Decentering  Courses and Curricula in Anthropology 02:10 PM – 03:40 PM Paviljoenzaal In courses anthropologists offer their students, Western intellectual traditions still predominate. Whether we teach on ‘the’ canon, on a specific topic or on regions, ethnocentric bias and colonial heritage continue to play their part in our curricula. How can we teach on the […]

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Ethical dilemmas in Anthropology

Ethics, integrity and data Management: Anthropological  Strategies 11:40 AM – 01:10 PM Nooterzaal Increasingly confronted with rules and regulations for data management and open science, we feel it is urgent for anthropology to revisit dilemmas about ethics, integrity and open science. Focusing on the person of the researcher and the protection of our interlocutors, we […]

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Don’t miss this year’s Visual Anthropology Panel on experimental multimodal methodologies

Beyond conventional media strategies: Visual Anthropology’s use of experimental multimodal methodologies in addressing urgent matters 11:40 AM – 01:10 PM Grote Zaal This panel will explore different experimental visual strategies employed by visual anthropologists in addressing contemporary issues. Out of the different presentations emerges the need to explore new media strategies, different ways of looking, […]

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