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Thursday 11 December 2003

9.00 Admission and coffee

 

10.00 Word of welcome by prof. dr. Patricia Spyer (Leiden University)

 

10.30 First speaker: Prof. dr. Jos Platenkamp (Münster University)

Structural Analyses and the Dynamics of Political Change: The Case of Laos

 

11.15 Coffee break

 

11.45 Discussant: Dr. Sabine Luning (Leiden University)

 

12.00 Questions from the audience

 

12.15 Lunch

 

13.30 Second speaker: Prof. dr. Rajni Palriwalla (Delhi University)

Fieldwork, the Experiential Comparative and Self-Reflexivity

 

14.15 Discussant: Prof. dr. Jojada Verrips (University of Amsterdam)

 

14.30 Questions from the audience

 

14.45 Coffee break

 

15.15 Third speaker: Prof. dr. Kirsten Hastrup (Copenhagen University)

The Ethnographic Attention: Founding Anthropological Knowledge

 

16.00 Discussant: Prof. dr. Peter Pels (Leiden University)

 

16.15 Questions from the audience

 

16.30 Closing and Drinks

 

Friday 12 December 2003

9.00 Admission and coffee

 

9.30 Short word of welcome by prof. dr. Patricia Spyer

 

9.45 First speaker: Dr. Hans van den Breemer (Leiden University)

Fieldwork and Globalisation in Eastern Senegal and the Gambia

 

10.30 Coffee break

 

11.00 Discussant: Dr. Gerti Hesseling (Leiden University)

 

11.15 Questions from the audience

 

11.30 Lecture by former WDO member: Prof. dr. Albert Trouwborst (Nijmegen University) 

 

12.15 Lunch

 

13.30 Second speaker: Prof. dr. Jean Comaroff (Chicago University)

Ethnography on an awkward Scale: Postcolonial Anthropology and its objects

 

14.15 Discussant: Prof. dr. Peter Geschiere (University of Amsterdam)

 

14.30 Questions from the audience

 

14.45 Coffee break

 

15.15 Plenary discussion with all the key-note speakers and discussants

 

16.30 Acknowledgements

 

16.45 Closing and soup

 

21.00 Party organised by student association Itiwana

 

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