Reality, Reason, and Action In and Beyond Chinese Medicine - Dwight H. Terry Lectureship Part I

Event time: 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Whitney Humanities Center (WALL53) See map
53 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Part I of a three-part lectureship entitled, The Myriad Things, conducted by Judith Farquhar.

Judith Farquhar is an American anthropologist who studies traditional medicine, popular culture, and everyday life in contemporary China. She has published papers focusing on a diverse range of anthropological areas, including medical anthropology, the anthropology of knowledge and of embodiment, critical theory and cultural studies, and the theories of reading, writing, and translation. Professor Farquhar is the Max Palevsky Professor Emerita in the Department of Anthropology and the College at the University of Chicago, and also serves as the Faculty Director at the University of Chicago Center in Beijing.

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