Social Anthropology

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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.

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Feb 11 Seminar: Speaker: Professor Georgina Born # Oxford University Anthropology, digital music and the contemporary 17:15 (1 hour and 45 minutes) , Lecture Theatre G.03, 50 George Square, Edinburgh

BRITISH ACADEMY RADCLIFFE-BROWN LECTURE IN SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY

Feb 12 Seminar: Speaker: Dr Lucy Lowe # University of Edinburgh The Certainty of Futures Lost: Motherhood, Caesarean Sections, and Migration 15:00 (2 hours) , Seminar Room 1, Chrystal MacMillan Building, 15A George Square

Social Anthropology Seminar Series

Feb 26 Seminar: Speaker: Professor Martin Holbraad # UCL Three Ontological Turnings 15:00 (2 hours) , Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building

Social Anthropology Seminar Series

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