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"Why Can't You Just Remove Your Headscarf So We Can See You?": Reappropriating "Foreign" Bodies in the New Europe

Friday January 20

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Fri Jan 20 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM 108N, North House

Speakers

Damani Partridge
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Department of Anthropology Center for Afro-American and African Studies University of Michigan

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Edith Klein

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Damani J. Partridge is an associate professor in the Department of Anthropology and in the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies. He has published on questions of citizenship, sexuality, post-Cold War “freedom,” Holocaust memorialization, African-American military occupation, the production of noncitizens, and the Obama moment in Berlin.
His forthcoming book, Hypersexuality and Headscarves: Race, Sex, and Citizenship in the New Germany, will be published by Indiana University Press in February 2012.

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Department of Anthropology