SOAS University of London

Department of Anthropology and Sociology

Seminars, Conferences & Events

The Department (co-)hosts a number of seminars for invited speakers as well as an ethnographic film series. Department members also participate in the seminars and conferences of a numerous topical and regional centres.

Regional centres and institutes

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2017

January

11/01/17
11/01/17
18/01/17
18/01/17
24/01/17
25/01/17
31/01/17

February

01/02/17
08/02/17
28/02/17

March

01/03/17
15/03/17
22/03/17

April

June

July

13/07/17
  • "Buildings That Fill My Eye" Architectural Heritage of Yemen
  • Curated by Trevor H.J. Marchand, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology, SOAS
  • Yemen possesses one of the world’s finest treasure-troves of architecture. Three of its ancient cities – Shibam, Ṣanaa and Zabid – are UNESCO’s World Heritage sites. This exhibition, curated by Trevor H.J. Marchand, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology, SOAS will explore the astonishing variety of building styles and traditions that have evolved in this region over millennia.

14/07/17

August

05/08/17

September

15/09/17
22/09/17

October

11/10/17
13/10/17
13/10/17
  • “Les Sapeuses”: The Lady Dandies of the DRC
  • This exhibition documents the life and style of the sapeuses, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s ‘lady dandies’ subculture, through exhibits of textile accessories and the reportage photography of Kinshasa-based photographer Junior D. Kannah.

20/10/17
25/10/17
27/10/17

November

15/11/17
20/11/17
24/11/17
29/11/17

December

06/12/17