Abstract no. 445

This paper is based on ethnographic fieldwork among female refugees of the Syrian conflict in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo from 2015 to 2018, focusing on the management of organizations involved in the process of refugee protection and asylum. It presents and...

Abstract no. 371

Since the Global Financial Crisis, anthropologists have taken an increased interest in the phenomenon of debt. Influential contributions theorized debt as a foundational, transhistorical form of social relationship characterized by systematic exploitation, inequality...

Abstract no. 275

In Iceland, the economic crisis is once again looming large on the horizon. Although it resides in the realm of imagined and possible, its locally contextualized presentiments already affect social understandings and actions. The current matters, lived experiences and...

Abstract no. 74

Women in India have taken to social media in a big way in last one decade, despite a glaring digital divide. This talk explores hitherto unexamined constraints, potentials and opportunities for growing masses of middle class women. From engaging in Anti corruption...