SCA MEETINGS 2010 - JUDITH FARQUHAR
"PLURAL ONTOLOGIES, MEDICAL AGENCY:
HOW CHINESE MEDICINE ARGUES ABOUT BEING"
Judith Farquhar is Max Palevsky Professor of Anthropology and of Social Sciences in the College and Department Chair, does research on traditional medicine, popular culture, and everyday life in contemporary China. Anthropological areas of interest include medical anthropology; the anthropology of knowledge and of embodiment; critical theory and cultural studies; and theories of reading, writing, and translation.