Charis Thompson: Politics of Care in Technoscience lecture

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Fri., Apr. 20, 2012, 4:00pm - , 6:00pm

Video available HERE
Podcast available       HERE

The Politics of Care: Beyond Altruism and Anonymity in Biomedical Donation

Charis Thompson (Berkeley)
April 20,
Harry Crowe Room
109 Atkinson College
York University
Keele Campus

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This public lecture marks the launch of the Politics of Care in Technoscience Workshop at York University.
Blogs of the workshop available HERE

Charis Thompson (Berkeley) is a major figure in feminist science studies and anthropology of science. Her 2005 book Making Parents: The Ontological Choreography of Reproductive Technologies, is foundational to the field. This lecture will be of immense interests to faculty and graduate students across the campus, and especially in Anthropology, STS, Women’s Studies, SPT, Health, and Environmental Studies.