Everyone flying into a single place is not the only way that people can gather for a conference. The structure of Displacements includes dozens of local nodes around the world hosting screenings, workshops, and local events. This is a conference that is happening in many places at once. Tune in to what these nodes are doing, through this map and the roster below. We are grateful to the Wenner-Gren Foundation for sponsoring 15 nodes in the global South.

Fayetteville Node Fayetteville, AR, USA Contact: Dr. Jonathan S. Marion, /
Time: Joint viewing & discussions - 4/20, 10am-1pm; Follow-up/reflective discussions - 4/23, 12-2pm
Location: University of Arkansas, VIS Lab (vision.image.sense)
Aberdeen Node University of Aberdeen, Don Street, Aberdeen, UK Contact: Johanne Verbockhaven (
Time: Thursday, April 19 at 1 PM - 4 PM
Location: MacRobert Building MR613

Ithaca Node 261 McGraw Place, Ithaca, NY, USA Contact: Emiko Stock (
Time: Friday April 20, 9am-12pm
Location: McGraw 125, Cornell University
Jispa Village Node Himachal Pradesh, India Contact: Kesang Thakur ( & Filming Lahaul (

A Virtual Node. Khandroma, an interactive visual essay on hydropower displacement in Lahaul valley.

Rochester Node Rochester, NY, USA Contact: Robert Foster (
Time: April 19 (Thu), 4:00-6:00/ April 20 (Fri)
Location: Anthropology Seminar Room, University of Rochester.

Pizza will be served at noon
Univ. of British Columbia Node 2329 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada Contact: Sara Shneiderman (
Time: April 20th, 2018 12pm-3pm PST
Location: University of British Columbia

Austin Node 2201 Speedway, Austin, Texas 78712, USA Contact: Marina Peterson ( & Craig Campbell (
Time and Location:
Field Trip-Sending Energy: Friday, April 20, 3-5:30 p.m. CST at NHB 6.330
Plenary: Saturday, April 21 10am CST at SAC 5.162
Livestreaming: 11am on Thursday, April 19th and ending at 6pm on Saturday, April 21st.

Bayreuth Node Universitätsstraße 30, 95447 Bayreuth, Germany Contact: Amiel Bize & Mihir Sharma (
Time: Friday and Saturday April 20th and 21st
Location: TBA

Singapore Node 3a Jalan Kubor, Singapore 199201 Contact: Anthroponymous (SG) (
Time: Fri 20th April 2018 – Sat 21st April 2018
Location: 3A Function Room

Leeds Node Leeds, UK Time: 11:00-16:00 on Friday 20th April
Location: Athens Meeting Room at University of Leeds

Email Asa Roast ( for more details.
Durham Node 73 Main Street, Durham, NH 03824, USA Contact: Smita Lahiri (
Time: Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
Title: New Hampshire Pasts and Futures.
Different Roots, Common Dreams Visit a gallery exhibition of vivid works by photographer Becky Field, chronicling the lives of international refugees and immigrants in Manchester, NH. UNH Museum, Level 1, Diamond Library; April 5-May 31.
Open Archaeology and Anthropology Day – Try your hand at flint knapping or excavation and experience ancient, historic, and modern cultural diversity. Friday, April 20; UNH Huddleston Ballroom
For details and other events, please refer to the website

Berkeley Node Berkeley, CA, USA Displacements of Method: The Collaborative Lab as Generative Space + Displacing Modernism
Thursday, April 19, 10-12:15pm PST
The Berkeley Center for Experimental Ethnography
Barrows Hall, Room 158
Contact: Jason J Price (jasonjprice{at}

The David Schneider Memorial Plenary
Thursday, April 19, 1-3pm PST
10 Stephens Hall
Institute for South Asia Studies Conference Room
Contact: W. Stafford (

Screening of The Absent Stone (2013) + Q&A w/Director Sandra Rozental
11-2 PST
The Screening Room
The Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology 103 Kroeber Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720
Contact: Jason J Price (jasonjprice{at}
Harrisonburg Node 71 Alumnae Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, USA Contact: Megan Tracy (
Time: Thursday, April 19th, from 8 am-3:30 pm EST and Friday, April 20, 8 am-2pm
Location: Sheldon Hall, 71 Alumnae Drive, Harrisonburg, VA 22807

The Ethnographic Case Node Manchester M21 8UB, UK Contact: Mattering Press (
Time: April 19-April 21
Location: Online, operated by Mattering Press

Description: The Ethnographic Case is an explicitly experimental endeavour, involving a process of live, open, post-publication, peer review. Explore the Ethnographic Case here.
To celebrate its launch, all interested readers, including participants at the Displacements Conference, are invited to provide comments and reflections on the book using the commenting platform provided.

Cambridge Node Cambridge, UK Contact: Marina Velez (
Time: Thursday 19th 10 am
Location: TBA

Central New York Node Colgate University, Hamilton, NY, USA Contact: Elana Shever (
Time and Location: Thursday 4/19, 4-6pm, Colgate’s Alumni Hall Room 432 (snacks and wine will be served); Friday 4/20, 12-2pm, Colgate’s Alumni Hall Room 432 (lunch will be served)

Bloemfontein Node 205 Nelson Mandela Drive, Westdene, Bloemfontein, South Africa Contact: Dominique Santos (
Title: Displacements and Resilience: Shout Out To All The Plants Growing Through Concrete
Description: UFS Anthropology is hosting a node 'Shout Out To All the Plants Growing Through Concrete' in FGG201 2pm - 5pm 19th April with live streaming and discussion of displacements and resilience in the contemporary moment. There will be additional drop-in live streaming on Friday 20th April in the Anthropology Seminar Room from 8am till 5pm.
Jakarta Node Jakarta, Indonesia Contact: Sri Suryani (

Plenary Session Screening
Saturday, 21 April 2018 (22:00-23:00 WIB) Kedai Jatam
Jl. Mampang Prapatan IV No.30, Rt.13/Rw.2,
Tegal Parang, Mampang Prpt., Jakarta Selatan

Co-Creation: A talk about humans & nonhumans around Ciliwung River
Saturday, 21 April 2018 (10:00-14:00 WIB)
Getek Pak Adi, Gang 20 RT14 RW 8,
Kebon PAla Tanah Rendah
Kampung Melayu, Jakarta Timur
Ann Arbor Node 913 South University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI, USA Contact: Mary Pena (
Time: April 16-23; Opening: April 16, 4PM
Location: Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery, Room 100

Cartagena Cartagena, Bolivar, Colombia Contact: Gloria Clemencia Perez-Rivera (
Time: April 20th, 9:30am to 2pm
Location: Universidad de Cartagena

Lahore Node 54792 Punjab University Road, Lahore, Pakistan Contact: +923214758659
Time: 6-8PM (TBA)
Location: Opposite Sector U, DHA, Lahore Cantt (TBA)

Seattle Node University of Washington, Montlake Boulevard Northeast, Seattle, WA, USA Contact: Darren Byler (
Time: Thursday, April 19, 1:00-3:00 pm
Location: Denny Hall 313, University of Washington
Event Description: The space will be open at 12 pm and remain open after 3 pm for people that want to come earlier or stay later to view the other panels and ethnographic films associated with the conference. The node will give us a chance to engage with ideas and live conversations with anthropologists around the world. Work from UW graduate students/recent graduates Leyla Savloff, Anna Zogas and Darren Byler will also be featured in the conference. The Anthropology Department will also provide food!

Simon Fraser Univ Node 515 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC, Canada Contact: Centre for Imaginative Ethnography; Cristina Moretti(
Time: Friday April 20th from 2:00 to 8:00 pm and Saturday, April 21st from 10 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Simon Fraser University Vancouver campus, 515 W Hastings Street

Guatemala Node Guatemala City, Guatemala Contact: Centro de Film Etnográfico, UVG (
Time: 11:30 am a 5:00 pm
Location: H306, Universidad del Valle

San Antonio Node San Antonio, TX, USA TBA
Copenhagen Node Farimagsgade 5, København, Denmark Contact: Perle Møhl (
Time: TBA
Location: Dept. of Anthropology, Oster Farimagsgade 5 1353 Copenhagen K

Montreal Node 1455 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montréal, Québec, Canada TBA
Seoul Node 1 Gwanak-ro, Sillim-dong, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, South Korea Contact: June-Q Song (
Time: April 21, Sat, 13:00-17:00
Location: Institute of Cross-Cultural Studies (Room 531, Building 220), Seoul National University

Ottawa Node 75 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada Contact: CAM/MAC (
Time: Friday, April 20 at 11 AM-6 PM
Location: 10035, FSS Building, 120 University Private

Dakar Node Rue Leon Gontron Damas, Dakar, Senegal Contact: Dick Powis (
Time:noon to 10pm UTC on the 19th and 8am-8pm UTC on the 20th
Location: Centre de Recherche Ouest Africain (WARC)

Shanghai Node 1555 Century Avenue, Pudong, Shanghai, China Contact: Andrés Romero (
Time: April 20th, 11:45 am-5:00 pm
Location: Room 1250 at NYU Shanghai

Ankara Node Middle East Technical University, Üniversiteler Mahallesi, Çankaya/Ankara, Turkey Contact: Geoffrey Aung, Besim Can Zırh, Elif Sarı (
Time: Friday April 20, 17:00-20:00
Location: Social Science Building B-202 at Middle East Technical University

Baltimore Node Baltimore, MD, USA Contact: Bürge Abiral & Sumin Myung (
Time: April 19th, 4:00-7:00PM/ April 20th, 4:00PM/ April 19th-April 21st, all day long
Location: Mergenthaler 426 & 430, Johns Hopkins University/ Fells Point & Downtown Baltimore

London Node London SE14 6NW, UK Contact: Gabriel Dattatreyan (
Time: Thursday, April 19th, 12-8pm
Location: RHB 137a, Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, London SE14 6NW
Chicago Node 1902 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL, USA

Keyman Modern Turkish Studies Program

Northwestern University

San Francisco Node 601 Townsend Street, San Francisco, CA, USA Contact: David Platzer (
Time: Friday, April 20, 4-8 PM PST.
Location: Adobe Systems


Amsterdam Node Nieuwe Achtergracht 166, Amsterdam, Netherlands Contact: Nick Massey (
Time: Friday 20th April, 10:00-17:00 (ECT)
Location: Roeterseiland Campus, University of Amsterdam

Duluth Node Duluth, MN, USA

University of Minnesota, Duluth

Bangalore Node Bengaluru, Karnataka 560012, India Contact: Hemangini Gupta (
Time: April 20, Friday, 4 pm
Location: NIAS Conference Hall


Toronto Node 130 Saint George Street, Toronto, ON, Canada Contact: Aakash Solanki (
Time: Thursday, April 19 at 9:00am to Friday, April 20 at 5:00pm
Location: Media Commons Theatre, Robarts Library, University of Toronto 130 Saint George Street Toronto, ON
Description: Different Toronto anthropology faculty will host the screening of panels and the event will be open to all as far as venue capacity is met. Toronto faculty will lead some post panel local discussions too.

North Carolina Node University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Co-sponsored by the

Department of Anthropology, UNC Chapel Hill

Department of Anthropology, Duke University

Southern Anthropological Society Carter Plaza, Chattanooga, TN, USA Time: April 19-21, 2018
Event: The 53rd Southern Anthropological Society Meeting
SAS is thrilled to partner with the Society for Cultural Anthropology's digital "Displacements" conference! Join us in-person for node activities and check out our media room to see SCA's sessions.

Irvine Node Pereira Drive, Irvine, CA, USA Contact: Kim Fortun ( / Danica Loucks (
Time: Thursday, April 19, 10am-8pm and Friday, April 20, 10am-6pm
Location: SBSG 3323

Node Information: You are welcome to come in and out during the day, and to bring your lunch. We'll have snacks and drinks. Streaming presentations will be projected. Registered participants will be able to interact (electronically) with presenters. Please let us know if you have questions or ideas for making this a successful event. If you are coming from off campus, here are driving directions; parking is available ($10 a day) in the Social Science Parking Structure. Social and Behavior Sciences Gateway (SBSG is across the street from and slightly west of the parking structure (turn right when you come out, and our building is the second on the left).
Leiden Node Leiden University campus, Leiden, Netherlands Contact:
16:00-17:00: Livestream panel 'In and Out of the Europe That Is'
17:00-18:00: Livestream panel 'Precarious Collisions: Field Encounters with Mobility in East Asia'
18.00-19.00: Meet-up/discussion/drinks
Location: Leiden University, Matthias de Vrieshof 1-1.
Delhi Node University Enclave, Delhi, India Contact: Dr. Avitoli G. Zhimo & Whitney Russell (
Time: Friday, 20th April, 9:00am-1:00pm
Location: Seminar Hall, Department of Anthropology, University of Delhi
Addis Ababa Node Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Contact: Anais Maro (
Time: 20 April 2018, 8:00am-4:00pm
Location: Bellevue Hotel

8:30am: Academic panels on displacements and discussion
12:30pm: Networking lunch
2:00-4:00pm: A roundtable on academic/ practitioner collaboration and discussion
The Academocene Vienna, Austria Theme: "Anthropology of Nature and Climate Change"
Time: Thursday, April 19th, 11:30-13:00
Location: University of Vienna

Tangier Node 8 Rue d'Amerique, Tanger, Morocco Contact: A. George Bajalia (
Time: Thursday April 19th and Saturday April 21st
Location: Tangier-American Legation Institute for Moroccan Studies
Description: From 13h until 20h, tune in to a live-stream of the conference at the Tangier-American Legation Institute for Moroccan Studies. Friday April 20th there may also be a streaming session in the evening, but this is TBD.

New York City Node 470 Park Avenue South, New York, NY, USA

Co-sponsored by

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research

New York Academy of Sciences

Lima Node Av. Universitaria 1801, San Miguel, Peru Host: Visual Anthropology Research Group, MA in Visual Anthropology and MA in Anthropology. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Time: 3-5pm and 6-8pm (UTC -5).
Location: Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

Gainesville Node Gainesville - UF, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA Contact: Amanda Concha-Holmes (
Time: Thursday, April 19th, 2:30-6:00 PM
Location: Polymodal Immersive Classroom Theatre, Digital Worlds Institute, University of Florida

Cincinnati Node 2600 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220, USA Contact: Stephanie Sadre-Orafai (
Time: Thursday, April 19, 9am–5pm + Friday, April 20, 10am–2pm
Location: Ethno Lab, 440 Braunstein Hall, University of Cincinnati
Description: The University of Cincinnati Department of Anthropology will stream the Society for Cultural Anthropology’s biennial meeting and make a limited edition 32-page zine on the conference theme, in collaboration with Critical Visions + Special Collections Press. See presentations from 46 countries, respond in real time, and make work based on the feed or your own research and experiences. Bring fieldnotes, photographs, and other materials you want to use. We will print and bind 50 copies of the zine the same day and post the PDF online to share! Everyone is welcome!

Boston node Boston, MA, USA

Sponsored by

MIT Anthropology

Brown University Department of Anthropology

Boston University Department of Anthropology

Kolkata Node 10, Lake Terrace Road, Hindustan Park, Ballygunge, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

A two-day workshop with local scholars and community leaders

Friday, April 20th - Saturday, April 21st

Jadunath Sarkar Bhavan Museum and Resource Center

Centre for Studies in Social Sciences

Writing Slow Disaster in the Anthropocene Workshop Deakin University, Burwood VIC, Australia

9:00AM-12:00PM AEDT, Friday 20th April, Deakin Downtown, Melbourne, Australia

Website and CFP

Writing Slow Disaster in the Anthropocene Workshop Philadelphia, PA, USA

1:00PM-4:00PM EST, Thursday 19th April, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Website and CFP

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