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Tea Speaker Series

The Geography Department continues its long tradition of public lectures on Thursdays.

All Talks are open to the public in 106 Condon Hall, 1321 Kincaid Street, at 4:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted

As always, please join us for snacks in Condon 108 at 3:30 prior to the talk for treats and announcements!

April 18th
Daniel Coe, Cartographer, Washington Geological Survey
Revealing Geology and Natural Hazards with Lidar
Room 282 Lillis, 4pm
Please join the department for regular Tea Snacks at 3:30. Departmental announcements will be early to allow people time to walk over Lillis.

Special Earth Week Talk, co-sponsored by the Environmental Studies Program
April 22nd
Gusti Anshari, Professor, Tanjungpura University, Pontianak, Indonesia
Tropical Peatlands: Biodiversity, Land Uses, and Restoration.
Room 249, Columbia, 12pm (lunch wil be served)

April 25th
Minelle Mahtani, Associate Professor, Department of Human Geography, University of British Columbia
Risk, Relation, Revolution, Repair: Anti-Colonial Responses to Storytelling in Geography and Radio.

May 2nd
Kendra Chritz, Instructor, Department of Anthropology and Department of Geography, University of Oregon
Exploring the Past, Present, and Future of People and Ecosystems Using Geochemistry. 

May 9th
Cindy Brewer, Professor of Geography, Pennsylvania State University
Systematizing Cartographic Design

May 16th
Franck Billé, Program Director, Tang Center for Silk Road Studies, Institute of East Asia Studies, University of California- Berkeley
Voluminous States: Sovereignty, Materiality, and the Territorial Imagination

June 6th
Juan Herrera, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of California- Los Angeles
Geographies of Activism: Cartographic Memory and Community Practices of Care


We look forward to seeing you there!


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