The organizing team of the International Summer School in Medical Anthropology has issued an open invitation to attend the public co-lectures that will be part of the program “Well-being at the margins: Seeking health in stratified landscapes of medicine and healing” at Freie Universität Berlin:

22 July 2013

9.30 am – Introduction by Hansjörg Dilger (Freie Universität Berlin) & Anita Hardon (University of Amsterdam)

10.00 am – “Engaging care, citizenship and sovereignty: dialectices of theory and ethnography” by Miriam Ticktin (New School for Social Research, New York) & Vinh-Kim Nguyen (Université de Montreal, Collège d’Etudes Mondiales, Paris, University of Amsterdam)

23 July 2013

9.00 am – “Somatic modes of attention: embodying inequality and structural violence” by Heide Castañeda (University of South Florida) & David Napier (University College London)

25 July 2013

9.00 am – “Syndemics, insecurity and access to health care in Zimbabwe and Nepal” by Lenore Manderson (Monash University) & Ian Harper (University of Edinburgh)

26 July 2013

9.00 am – “Ethical choices and challenges in the anthropology of health” by Sylvie Fainzang (Cermes3/Inserm, Paris) & Peter Redfield (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

For more information, please see the summer school website or lecture poster (pdf).