Assistant Professor of Anthropology
University of Minnesota
"Medical Welfare and the Multiplicity of
Medicine in Mozambique"
Monday, February 1, 2013, 3:30 pm Haskell 315
Here is some background information
BA 2000 Barnard (Anthropology)
MA 2005 Stanford (Anthropology
PhD 2010 Stanford (Anthropology)
PostDoc in Medical Anthropology & Global Health at the Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton, 2010-12
Research Interests Medical anthropology, Science and Technology studies, NGOs, Anthropology of the Body, Legal Anthropology; Africa/Mozambique
How global health interventions transform and build upon long-standing development practices in Mozambique
2013 "The Productivity of Crisis," in Goldstone & Obarrio, eds. African Futures in Crisis: Essays on Precarity, Emergence, and Possibility, U Chicago Press, Forthcoming.
2012 (w/ J. Biehl) "Ethnography as Political Critique," Anthropological Quarterly, Sept/Oct
2012 "Documentary Disorders: Managing Medical Multiplicity in Maputo, Mozambique, American Ethnologist 39(3): 545-561
2012 "Afterlives: Humanitarian Histories and Critical Subjects in Mozambique,"Cultural Anthropology 27(2) 286-309.