James C. Scott will be visiting Memorial University
March 10-12 as a Henrietta Harvey Distinguished Lecturer.
Dr. Scott is Sterling Professor of Political Science and Anthropology
and the director of the Program in Agrarian Studies at Yale
University. His books include: Seeing Like a State: How
Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed;
Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts;
and Weapons of the Weak: Everyday Forms of Peasant Resistance.
Everyone is welcome at the following events:
Seminar: Wednesday, March 10, 4 p.m. in room
SN-2033: Why Civilizations Can't Climb Hills: Hill Valley
Relations in South East Asia.
Lecture: Thursday, March 11, 7:30 p.m. in
room AA-1043: Globalization: The Search for a Universal Gear.
Reception to follow.
Seminar: Friday, March 12, 4 p.m., in the
Sally Davis Room, SN-4087: Last Names as a State Project.
For further information, please contact Robin Whitaker (firstname.lastname@example.org)
or Peter Hart (email@example.com).