Joao Biehl | Public Ethnography and the Fabulation of Power

Thursday, October 8, 2015 17:30to19:00
Leacock Building Room 232, 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 2T7, CA

Mossman Annual Lecture - Elizabeth B. McNab Lecture in the History Science

Public Ethnography and the Fabulation of Power
In the 2015 Mossman Lecture, Princeton anthropologist João Biehl will re-think a failed collaborative research project on the judicialization of the right to health in Brazil as an experiment in public ethnography.

João Biehl is Susan Dod Brown Professor of Anthropology and Woodrow Wilson School Faculty Associate at Princeton University and Co-Director of Princeton's Global Health Program. Biehl's main research and teaching interests center on medical anthropology, the social studies of science and religion, global health, subjectivity, ethnography and social theory.

Leacock Building, Room 232, 5:30-7:00 p.m.

RSVP: rsvp.libraries [at] mcgill.ca or (514) 398-5711

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