Talks

Selection

12.2014
Covert operations, suspicion and the suspension of knowledge
AAA Annual Conference, Washington DC

10.2013
The Catch 22 of Resistance: political discontent and popular theory of state power in Eritrea
[PDF]
African Studies Centre, University of Oxford. Oxford

10.2013
Revolution Reloaded? Tension in Youth Eritrean Opposition
United4Eritrea, 20 Jahre [Un]abhängigkeit - Quo Vadis Eritrea. Frankfurt/Main

09.2013
Revolution Reloaded? Political Culture and Social Tensions Among Eritrean Social Movement Organizations in Exile
Workshop "Social movements and the position of the researcher". African Studies Centre and Anthro Dpt. Basel.

05.2013
Etre aux prises avec la peur de la répression et de la surveillance étatique enErythrée et dans la diaspora
EHESS Marseille. Centre Norbert Elias. Séminaire Configurations et disjonctions affectives (21-24 mai)

12.2012 
Résister contre le despotisme d'un Etat transnational: les mouvements sociaux des déserteurs érythréens en Europe [PDF][PPT]
CERES: les nouvelles formes du pouvoir de l’Etat. Genève

11.2012 
The Fines and the Spies: researching covert surveillance in Eritrea and in Exile [PDF]
ASA, African Studies Association Annual Conference. Philadelphia 

10.2012 
Les émotions politiques: le cas de la peur du régime et la réflexivité des jeunes dissidents érythréens en Suisse 
[PDF]
MAPS, University of Neuchâtel.

07.2012
"Shall we fear the regime?" Anxiety and reflexivity of Eritrean Deserters [PDF]
EASA: European Association of Social Anthropologists Biennial Conference. Paris

05.2012
The Fines and the Spies. Fears of state surveillance in Eritrea and in the Diaspora
Affective States: Exploring Emotion in Political Life. University of Manchester

04.2012 
The Reach of the Eritrean State: Surveillance, Despotism and Exile
African Studies Centre Leiden + Anthropology Department, University of Luzern

12.2011
Norms of Production and Circulation of Country of Origin Information in Switzerland
The Institutional Construction of Asylum, University of Neuchâtel

12.2011
Militarization and the Weakening of the Eritrean Society 
Federal Office of Migration. Bern

11.2010 
All along the Watchtower: Surveillance and Suspicion among Eritrean Conscripts at Home and Abroad
Colloque de la Société suisse d'ethnologie, Bern

09.2010
The Eritrean State Surveillance. Suspicion in Eritrea and Europe
MAPS, University of Neuchâtel

04.2010 
Low-Tech State Surveillance: The Production of Uncertainty among Conscripts in Eritrea 
[PDF]
Surveillance Studies Conference, City University London

12.2009 
Everyday Political Imagination in Eritrea: State, Fear and Agency
Institute Seminar, Ethnology Institute, University of Bayreuth

11.2009
Taking Laugh Seriously: Political Jokes among Conscripts in Eritrea
On the Concept of Resistance, Prof. Julia Eckert, University of Bern

09.2009
Eritrean State Building, Conscription and Migration
The Swiss Forum for Migration Studies, University of Neuchâtel

06.2009 
Jokes and other Hidden Transcripts: everyday political imagination in Eritrea 
[PDF]
3rd European Conference on African Studies AEGIS, Leipzig
 

11.2008 
CTRL Space. State control limits and social illegibility in Eritrea
AAA Annual Conference, San Francisco

09.2007
Serving independence and the state: Uncertainties of the Warsay generation in Eritrea
DGV Tagung, Halle/Saale

04.2007
Community Courts and Family Arbitration in Eritrea: an ADR transplant? [PDF]
Legal Pluralism Group, Max-Planck for Social Anthropology, Halle/Saale

11.2004
Legal Pluralism and Institutional Changes in Eritrea
Institute Seminar, Ethnology Institute, University of Basel

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