The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) together with the Brazil Initiative at LACS feature presenters from diverse disciplines. LACS organizes and sponsors more than 50 public lectures, workshops, performances, and conferences over the course of the academic year.
In addition to our yearly programming, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) and the Brazil Initiative at LACS are happy to consider funding requests to co-sponsor lectures, events, performances, and activities that coincide with the center's mission to promote a broad and deep understanding of the region. Request to co-sponsor an event »
STS Speaker. A'uwe Objects of Care: On the Affects and Afterlives of Science
Rosanna Dent is a historian of the life and human sciences and an assistant professor at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. Her research focuses on how human interactions unfold in the context of knowledge production, and the implications of these relationships for questions of political and social justice. From 2021-2022 she was a member of the School for Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, and in 2022 she is a fellow of the ACLS. She holds a PhD in History and Sociology of Science from the University of Pennsylvania.
Co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies, Office of Global Public Health, and the Department of Anthropology.
|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||Anthropology, cultural heritage, Science, Technology, And Society Program, Technology|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Science, Technology & Society, Residential College, Women's and Gender Studies Department, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Office of Global Public Health, Department of Anthropology|