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Dr. Susan Trencher at TEDxGeorgeMasonU

An Age of Humanity: Dr. Susan Trencher at TEDxGeorgeMasonUTalk given at TEDxGeorgeMasonU, May 6th 2012.Produced by Andrew Hawkins and Joe Renaud. Film done by Kathleen Wills.Production Manager: Jessica Teaford.TEDx talk title:An Age of HumanitySusan Trencher is an Associate Professor of anthropology. Her primary research interests are American culture, the anthropology of anthropology, sociology of knowledge, anthropological theory and practice, and the history of anthropology. Publications include "Righteous Anthropology" (Social Dynamics 1998); Mirrored Images: American Anthropology and American Culture, 1960-1980 (Bergin and Garvey 2000); "Literary Representations of Anthropology" (Anthropological Theory 2002) and "The Values of Science" (American Anthropologist 2002). Dr. Trencher won the George Mason University award for Teaching Excellence in 1995. Courses she teaches include: Introduction to Anthropology; Cultures in Comparative Perspective; Contemporary Controversies in Anthropology; and Anthropological Linguistics.E-mail: [email protected] the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
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