Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

2018 Philippine Studies Summer Lectures

The Department for Southeast Asian Studies and the Philippine Studies Series Berlin present the first Philippine Studies Summer Lectures at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
  • When May 03, 2018 06:00 to Jul 18, 2018 08:00
  • Where Room 117, Invalidenstrasse 118
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Spectacular and Slow Onset Mining Disasters in the Philippines:

Lessons for Risk Society

Emerson Sanchez

PhD candidate, Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Governance, University of Canberra

May 3 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117   


Inhabiting the Everyday through the Bangsamoro Imaginary:

Insights from an Ethnography of Moro Islamic Liberation Front Adherents

Rosa Cordillera A. Castillo

Department for Southeast Asian Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin  

May 17 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117


Witnessing Death: Photographing the Philippine Drug War

Prof. Vicente Rafael

Department of History, University of Washington  

May 24 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117


(re)Thinking Philippine Migration from the "Margins:" 

The Case of Muslim Migrant Domestic Workers to the Middle-East

Dr. Julien Debonneville

Department of Socio-Cultural Diversity

Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen  

June 7 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117


Duterte’s Violent Populism: Legitimacy and Injustice in the Philippines

Prof. Mark Thompson

Department of Asian and International Studies, City University of Hong Kong  

June 14 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117


Social Media and Collective Activism: Reclaiming Marawi City

Dr. Elin Anisha Guro

English Department, Mindanao State University-Marawi  

June 20 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117


Long-Distance Care:

Filipino Migrants’ Engagement in Development Projects at Home

Dr. Helena Patzer, Institute of Ethnology, Czech Academy of Sciences/Institute of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, University of Warsaw  

July 2 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117


The Chinese in the Philippines: History, Identity, and Culture

Prof. Richard T. Chu

Department of History, University of Massachusetts Amherst  

July 9 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117


Bakwit as Protest: Displacements and Evacuations as Form of Resistance and Medium of Social Campaign

Andrea Malaya Ragragio, PhD candidate

Department of Anthropology, Leiden University 

July 18 | 18-20 Uhr (ST) | Room 117