Tomsk State University
Department of History

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Lectures to be given during the TAF-2016

During the I Tomsk Anthropological Forum that is to start on September 15, 2016, a series of public lectures will be given by scholars from both Russia and abroad. Thematically, all of the lectures will cover most pressing anthropological research issues.    

The schedule is:

Anthropological Challenges of the Actor-Network Theory

Andrey Kuznetsov – Cand.Sc. (Sociology), Senior Research Fellow at TSU PAST-Centre (Tomsk, Russia), Associate Professor at Volgograd State University (Volgograd, Russia).

September 12, 14:45-16:20 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

September 13, 10:35-12:10 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

Transnationalism in Migration Studies: Concept, Discussions, Cases

Sergey Abashin – Dr.Sc. (History), Professor at European University at Saint Petersburg (Saint Petersburg, Russia)

September 12, 16:35-18:10 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

September 13, 12:25-14:00 and 14:45-16:20 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

The Texture of Wordlessness: the Poetics of Orphanhood and the Politics of Kinship after Communism

Serguei Oushakine – PhD, Associate Professor at Department of Anthropology and at Department of Slavic Languages and Literature, Director of Programme in Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies, Princeton University (Princeton, USA).

September 13, 16:35-18:10 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

Anthropology of Return Migration and Homeland-Diaspora Relations in Eurasia

Tsypylma Darieva – Dr., Senior Research Fellow at Department for Slavic and Caucasus Studies, Friedrich-Schiller-University (Jena, Germany).

September 14, 10:35-12:10 (Grand Conference-Hall, TSU Research Library)

Migration and Production of Space

Konstantin Grigorichev – Dr.Sc. (Sociology), Head of Laboratory of Historical and Political Demography, Irkutsk State University (Irkutsk, Russia)

September 14, 12:25-14:00 (Grand Conference-Hall, TSU Research Library)

How Migration Laws and Regulations Produce 'Informal' and 'Illegal' Practices

Bhavna Dave – PhD, Chair of Centre of Contemporary Central Asia and the Caucasus at SOAS University of London (London, UK).

September 14, 14:45-16:20 (Grand Conference-Hall, TSU Research Library)

The Second Generation: Self-Identification of Migrant Children and the Way They are Perceived by the Host Society (the Case of France)

Yekaterina Demintseva – Cand.Sc. (History), Leading Research Fellow at Institute for Social Development Studies, Higher School of Economics (Moscow, Russia)

September 14, 16:35-18:10 (Grand Conference-Hall, TSU Research Library)

Trade Minorities and ‘Ethnic Economy’ in Historical Dynamics

Viktor Dyatlov – Dr.Sc. (History), Professor at Department of History, Irkutsk State Univrsity (Irkutsk, Russia)

September 19, 10:35-12:10 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

September 20, 12:25-14:00 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

Ethno-Racial Categories Used in Population Censuses across the World

Elena Philippova – Dr.Sc. (History), Chief Research Fellow at Centre for Ethno-Political Research, Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow, Russia)

September 19, 12:25-14:00 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

The Anthropology of Islam

Akhmet Yarlykapov – Cand.Sc. (History), Chief Research Fellow at Centre for Caucasian Studies and Regional Security, MGIMO (University) (Moscow, Russia)

September 19, 14:45-16:20 (Conference Room, TSU Research Library)

The Veneration of Ancestors in the Datooga Religious Beliefs (Gender Aspects)

The Evolutionary Importance of Morpho-Psychological Complexes in Humans and the Link between Those and the Reproductive Success in Modern and Traditional Societies

Marina Butovskaya – Dr.Sc. (History), Head of Cross-Cultural Psychology and Human Ethology Division, Russian Academy of Sciences; Professor at Department of History, Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia)

September 19, 16:35-18:10 (Room 30, TSU Building #3)
September 20th, 14:45-16:20 (Room 30, TSU Building #3)

Introduction to Medical Anthropology

Alexandra Kurlenkova – Cand.Sc. (History), Research Fellow at Centre of Medical Anthropology, Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow, Russia)

September 19, 18:25-20:00 (Room 30, TSU Building #3)
September 20, 10:35-12:10 (Room 30, TSU Building #3)

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