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OCT
13
Hospitality, Food, and Power: a Comparative Perspective (Afghanistan)
Date:
Friday, 13 Oct 2017
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:
155 Baker Hall
Department:
Asian Studies Center
Event Details:

The presentation will deconstruct the Euro-American ethnographic imagining of the production of power through hospitality and sharing of food as an exotic and uniquely tribal cultural feature--especially among the Pashtun tribes straddling the Durand Line.

A lecture by Professor M. Jamil Hanifi.

Sponsored by the Department of Anthropology and Muslim Studies Program