Panel no. 100

2019 saw the publication of three critical books on risk and disaster from the co-chairs of the IUAES Risk and Disaster Commission. The main focus of this panel is to present anthropological insights into disasters coming from the global-south, a gap that is still...

Panel no. 45

Anthropology and ethnology have only recently begun to analyse how the future influences the present and how possible futures inform actors’ everyday actions in the present (Pink and Salazar 2017). Imaginations, anticipations, and aspirations regarding the future...

Panel no. 22

Anthropology has always grappled with the dynamic implications of how cultures are challenged, reinforced, and renegotiated in the face of migration. At present, millions of people across the globe are on the move, many forced to travel to unwelcoming destinations...

Panel no. 17

Places as diverse as the high Karakorum mountain passes of Pakistan and the steppes of Central Asia are experiencing and anticipating a changing earth. With climate change as an impending disaster, which becomes partially visible through the sluggish and uneven...