Department of Anthropology

Brian Larkin: "Techniques of Inattention. Loudspeakers and sound in Nigeria"

Mon, February 24, 2014 | SAC 5.118

12:00 PM

A talk by Brian Larkin, Columbia University

Brian Larkin is an Associate Professor of Anthropology at Barnard College.  He is the author of Signal and Noise: Media Infrastructure and Urban Culture in Nigeria(Duke University Press, 2008) and, with Lila Abu-Lughod and Faye Ginsburg, co-editor of Media Worlds: Anthropology on New Terrain (University of California Press, 2000).  He sits on the board of the Society for Cultural Anthropology of the American Anthropological Association. 


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