ZiF Research Group

Kinship and Politics:

Rethinking a Conceptual Split and its Epistemic Implications in the Social Sciences

2016/2017

Convenors: Erdmute Alber (Bayreuth, GER), David Warren Sabean (Los Angeles, USA), Simon Teuscher (Zürich, SUI), Tatjana Thelen (Wien, AUT)

ZiF Research Group

Kinship and Politics: Rethinking a Conceptual Split and its Epistemic Implications in the Social Sciences

Events

6 - 7 October 2016 Opening Conference
Kinship and Politics: Initiating a Dialogue
Erdmute Alber (Bayreuth, GER), David Warren Sabean (Los Angeles, USA), Simon Teuscher (Zurich, SUI), Tatjana Thelen (Vienna, AUT)
8 - 10 May 2017 ZiF Research Group Workshop
Navigating the Boundaries of Kinship and Politics
Eric Hounshell (Los Angeles, USA), Jeannett Martin (Bayreuth, GER), Nathalie Büsser (Zurich, SUI), Andre Thiemann (Halle/S., GER), Astrid Baerwolf (Vienna, AUT)
2 - 7 July 2017 Summer School
Undoing the Boundaries between Kinship and Politics
Erdmute Alber (Bayreuth, GER), Jennifer Rasell (Bielefeld, GER) David Warren Sabean (Los Angeles, USA), Simon Teuscher (Zurich, SUI), Tatjana Thelen (Vienna, AUT)
28 February -
2 March 2018
Closing Conference
Closing Conference: Kinship and Politics
Erdmute Alber (Bayreuth, GER), David Warren Sabean (Los Angeles, USA), Simon Teuscher (Zürich, SUI), Tatjana Thelen (Wien, AUT)