Harms, Erik (PhD, Cornell University, 2006) is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Chair of the Council on Southeast Asian Studies at Yale University. He specializes in urban anthropology, rural-urban relations, eviction, dispossession, and the construction of master-planned urban developments. He is the author of Luxury and Rubble: Civility and Dispossession in the New Saigon, published by the University of California Press in 2016, and Saigon’s Edge: On the Margins of Ho Chi Minh City, published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2011, and “Urban Space and Exclusion in Asia”, in the Annual Review of Anthropology (2016).
Thursday, March 25, 2021
3:00pm – 4:30pm EDT