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In Their Presence Series: "Political Economies, Ethics, and Practices of Displaying Human Remains"

Wednesday, April 14 | 11 AM – 1:00 PM ET | Virtual Event

"In Their Presence: Debates on the dignity, display, and ownership of human remains" is a series of five panels over this academic year that will bring together leading international voices in areas of forensic ethics to address the materiality of post-life. This fifth and final panel will focus on the political economy, ethics, and practices of displaying human remains. It will feature: 

• Elisabeth Anstett, Social Anthropologist, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and Université d’Aix-Marseille.
• Stephenie Young, Professor of English and Research Associate for Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Salem State University
• Ereshnee Naidu-Silverman, Senior Director for the Global Transitional Justice Initiative of the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience 

The "In Their Presence" series is made possible through the support of Tufts Collaborates Seed Grant Program/Tufts Springboard, The Diversity Fund and the World Peace Foundation. It is organized by Diane O’Donoghue (Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University) and Bridget Conley (World Peace Foundation).

To register, visit: https://tufts.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_M9wKavzGSQqlboTgLUe1Lw