Bringing Home Animals Book Launch and Symposium

Nov 5th, 2014

Department of Anthropology

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Bringing Home Animals Book Launch and Symposium

Bringing Home Animals Book Launch and Symposium

Book Launch

Join us to celebrate the launch of thesecond edition of an ISER Books classic!
All are welcome.

Thursday, November 13, 7–9 p.m.
The Great Hall, Queen’s College
(210 Prince Phillip Dr., St. John’s)
• Complimentary hors d’oeuvres
• Books for sale and signing


The Department of Anthropology hasorganized a symposium to mark the occasionof the publication of the revised, secondedition of Dr. Adrian Tanner’s ethnographicstudy Bringing Home Animals: MistissiniHunters of Northern Quebec (ISER Books,2014).
All are welcome.

Friday, November 14, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Queen’s College, Room 4028

Symposium Schedule — Friday, November 14, 2014

10:00–10:15 a.m.
Opening and Introductions

10:15–11:15 a.m
Dr. Toby Morantz
Professor Emerita, McGill University
“Bringing Out Animals: Mistissini Cree Hunters’Encounters with Administrative Snares”

11:15–11:30 a.m. — Coffee/tea break

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Peter ArmitageConsulting
Anthropologist, St. John’s
“Why Bringing Home Animals is the ‘Full Monty’”

12:30–2:00 p.m.Lunch break

2:00–3:00 p.m.
Dr. Clint WestmanAssociate
Professor, Department of Archaeologyand Anthropology, University of Saskatchewan
“Bringing Bringing Home Animals West”

3:00–4:00 p.m.
Dr. Adrian Tanner
Honorary Research Professor, Department ofAnthropology, Memorial University of Newfoundland“
Thinking Things Twice: On Multiple Modesof Intellectual Discovery

For more info, contact Dr. Mark Tate at 709 864 4052 or visit


Department of Anthropology

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000