Anna Tsing, “Feral Geographies” Nov. 11 at Rice

Posted by on Oct 12, 2015
Anna Tsing, “Feral Geographies” Nov. 11 at Rice

Anna Tsing, Professor of Anthropology, UC Santa Cruz, presents “Feral Geographies: Living in the Plantationocene”

November 11th, 4:00-5:30PM, Reception to follow

Sewall Hall 309, Rice University, Houston, TX

Sponsored by CENHS and CSWGS

Anna Tsing, Professor of Anthropology at UC Santa Cruz, is the author of award-winning books such as, Friction: An ethnography of global connection (Princeton 2005), In the Realm of the Diamond Queen: Marginality in an Out-of-the-Way Place (Princeton 1994), and most recently, The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins (Princeton 2015). Tsing is also a collaborator in the Matsutake World Research Group, investigating the global scientific, ecological, and commercial connections involving matsutake mushrooms.

Poster .pdf