"Urban Futures in Asia: Aspiration, Speculation, Contention"

Workshops, conferences 2015

  • Start: Apr 24, 2015 09:00
  • End: Apr 25, 2015 19:00
  • Location: 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
  • Room: Belfer Case Study Room (SO20), CGIS South Building
"Urban Futures in Asia: Aspiration, Speculation, Contention"
Organizers: Korea Institute, Harvard University & Max Planck Institute for the study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (MPI-MMG) ▪ Sponsors: Korea Institute, Harvard University & Asia Center, Harvard University & Department of Anthropology, Harvard University & Harvard-Yenching Institute & Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (MPI-MMG)


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Chair
Nicholas Harkness (Harvard University/MPI-MMG project)

Welcoming remarks

Carter Eckert (Acting Director, Korea Institute, Harvard University)
Arthur Kleinman (Director, Asia Center, Harvard University)
Ajantha Subramanian (Convener, Social Anthropology, Harvard University)

Keynote Lecture
Peter van der Veer (MPI-MMG)

Commentators

Kenneth Dean (McGill University)
Judith Farquhar (University of Chicago)
Michael Herzfeld (Harvard University)
Laurel Kendall (Columbia University/American Museum of Natural History)
Li Zhang (University of California Davis)


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