Colloquia

Meetings are held at noon in the Boardroom of the SAR Administration Building at 660 Garcia Street, Santa Fe, New Mexico unless otherwise specified.

For more information, please contact scholar[at]sarsf.org or call (505) 954-7240.

February 2016
David Treuer, 2015-2016 Resident Scholar Colloquium
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 12:00–1:00 pm, Free Writing Living History David Treuer, Professor, Dept. of English, University of Southern California Dr. Treuer will discuss the strategies (and the difficulties) in writing living history in relation to his book-in-progress, The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee.
March 2016
David E. Stuart Colloquium
Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 12:00–1:00 pm, Free Four Families and their Quest for the American Dream, Part II, 1770’s - 1940 David E. Stuart, Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, UNM, and Senior Scholar, SAR At SAR members’ request, David Stuart presents Part II (1770's-- 1940) of his American Family saga of the Vandergrifts, Harts, Goldsboroughs and Dunsmores.
Colloquium
Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 12:00–1:00 pm, Free New Geospatial Approaches in Anthropology Advanced Seminar co-chairs, Robert L. Anemone, Professor and Department Head, Dept. of Anthropology, University of North Carolina at Greenboro, and Glenn C. Conroy, Professor, Depts. of Anthropology and Anatomy & Neurobiology, Washington University Bringing together a diverse group of remote sensing specialists and anthropologists - including primatologists, paleoanthropologists, and Old World and New World archaeologists – this seminar will explore tools, techniques and methods derived from the geographic information sciences to describe, map, and analyze a variety of spatially distributed anthropological data.
Nicole Taylor, Director of Scholar Programs at SAR Colloquium
Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 12:00–1:00 pm, Free Schooled on Fat: What Teens Tell Us about Gender, Body Image, and Obesity Nicole Taylor, Director of Scholar Programs, SAR Drawing on ethnographic examples from nine months of fieldwork at a southern Arizona high school, Nicole Taylor explores how adolescent boys and girls managed their body size, social status, and identities as body-conscious individuals within the broader social milieu of panic about overweight and obesity in the US.
April 2016
Colloquium
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 12:00–1:00 pm, Free A World of Walls: Why are we Building New Barriers to Divide Us? Advanced Seminar co-chairs, Randall H. McGuire, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Binghamton University, and Laura McAtackney, Associate Professor in Sustainable Heritage Management, Aarhus University, Denmark How do contemporary walls succeed and/or fail at resolving problems and what are the unforeseen repercussions of an increasingly materially segregated world?
May 2016
Jennifer Himmelreich and Annie Brooke Lang Colloquium
Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 12:00–1:00 pm, Free IARC Intern Presentations Jennifer Himmelreich and Annie Brooke Lang, Indian Arts Research Center, SAR

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