Roundtable discussion with Vicente Rafael – University of Copenhagen

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Roundtable discussion with Vicente Rafael

Roundtable discussion with Vicente Rafael, Professor of History at the University of Washington, following his public lecture "Witnessing Death: Photographing the Philippine Drug War".

Participants:

  • Peter Andersen, Department for Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen
  • Sif Lehman Jensen, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University Copenhagen
  • Steffen Jensen, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University Copenhagen
  • Helle Rydström, Department of Gender Studies, Lund University
  • Helena Patzer, Institute of Ethnology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republik
  • Atreyee Sen, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
  • Oscar Salemink, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
  • Astrid Krabbe Trolle, Department for Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen
  • Anna Warburg, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University Copenhagen

Bio: Vicente L. Rafael is the Giovanni and Ann Costigan Endowed Professor of History at the University of Washington in Seattle. He is the author of several works on the cultural history and politics of the Philippines, including Contracting Colonialism, White Love and Other Events in Filipino History, The Promise of the Foreign and Motherless Tongues: The Insurgency of Language Amid Wars of Translation, all published by Duke Univ. Press. Most recently, he has edited and written the Introduction for Nick Joaquin, The Woman Who Had Two Navels and Tales of the Tropical Gothic (Penguin).

Only a limited number can participate due to locale. Priority will be given to invited guests.