Apply now! The Early Career Fellowships in Hellenic Studies in Greece and Cyprus 2020-21 will offer 2 fellowships to postdoctoral researchers based in Greece and Cyprus. Deadline: October 27, 2019

Events

Anthropological Writing as Activism

Friday, October 18, 2019 at 6:00pm
Doors open at 5:30pm
Stream online here: http://media.video.harvard.edu/core/live/harvard-chs-live.html (best viewed with Safari or Internet Explorer).

Michael Herzfeld and Manuela Pellegrino will discuss their recent fieldwork in Greece and Italy, and reflect on the challenges of anthropological writing as activism. Participant observation remains the cornerstone of anthropology, while ethnographers practice "observant participation," engaging actively with the very topics they intend to investigate. Read More...

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Illustrations by Gareth Hinds

This exhibition features watercolor illustrations from Gareth Hinds’s graphic novel adaptations of the epic poems, The Iliad and The Odyssey. Hinds uses traditional and digital media to create vivid depictions of the action and emotion in each epic. His dynamic color palettes and careful details differentiate the numerous gods and heroes. This exhibition presents his work in pencil, digital pencil, and watercolor, before word balloons and sound effects were added digitally for print publication. Read More...

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