Soc Med Forum: Redfield: Docs w/o Borders & Problem of Triage

Peter Redfield, Associate Professor of Anthropology at UNC: "Doctors Without Borders & the Problem of Triage"

When May 15, 2013
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where 2030 Bondurant
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Redfield is a scholar of Science & Technology Studies working especially on nonWestern settings. He just published a book on Medécins Sans Frontières with Univ. of California Press. Current work addresses dimensions of humanitarianism in the developing world. Peter was a co-host of Nikolas Rose during his recent visit to campus.


recent work:

“The Unbearable Lightness of Ex-Pats: Double Binds of Humanitarian Mobility” (Cultural Anthro ’12)

“Bioexpectations: Life Technologies as Humanitarian Goods” (Public Culture ’12)