Social Anthropology

Welcome Message

Social Anthropology at Edinburgh is a major international centre of undergraduate and postgraduate training, and we offer regional specialisations in Africa, South Asia and Latin America.

We are also one of the premier research departments in the United Kingdom. Rooted in a strong disciplinary tradition our research asks challenging questions about contemporary global problems, putting us at at the cutting edge of Social Anthropology.

Edinburgh Film Seminar: Roundtable

Realizing the Witch: Science, Cinema and the Mastery of the Invisible Thursday 5 November 2015 @ 17.30 - 19.00 Lecture Theatre G.03, 0 George Square,

Haxan / Realising the Witch - Halloween Event

Join us on Halloween for our Atmosphere of Haxan (1922) with live score by the improv ensemble of the Edinburgh Film Music Orchestra. Saturday 31

Beyond the Human

On the 19th of October the department of Social Anthroplogy hosted a roundtable event for researchers from Aberdeen, St. Andrews and Edinburgh to discuss the

Dec 04 Seminar: Speaker: Annelin Eriksen # University of Bergen Going to 'Pentecost': How to study Pentecostalism, in Melanesia for example 15:00 (2 hours) , Seminar Room One, Chrystal Macmillan Building

Social Anthropology Seminar Series

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