LCC Speaker Series - Kamran Ali

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday November 1, 2007
      11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Neely Room, first floor of library
  • Phone:
  • URL: http://www.lcc.gatech.edu/
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    $0.00
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Contact
Ron Broglio
School of Literature, Communication, & Culture
Contact Ron Broglio
404-894-1159
Summaries

Summary Sentence: Kamran Ali reading of Pakistan culture and family

Full Summary: Please join us for an informational talk by Kamran Ali reading of Pakistan culture, family and Western tourism.

Please join us for an informational talk by Kamran Ali reading of Pakistan culture, family and Western tourism.

Theme: Postcolonalism, Gender Studies, Dwelling Studies

Dr. Ali works on issues of medicine, gender and colonialism in Egypt. His book Planning the Family in Egypt: New Bodies, New Selves (2002) has been well received as a crucial anthropological and cultural studies investigation. His work covers a number of interdisciplinary fields: Family planning programs in Egypt, Egyptian masculinity and male involvement in family planning decision making; the history of the labor movement in Pakistan; gender relations in Pakistan; social movements in Pakistan; tourism in the Middle East.; development; health; political economy; post-colonialism; Middle East; Egypt; South Asia. He has a joint appointment in Middle Eastern Studies and Anthropology at UT Austin.

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Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
artists, communication, culture, expressive, literature, Media, medium, residency
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