Work in Progress Seminar
Gossip and the Construction of Community - Case Studies from Holland
Dr Alex Strating, Director of Studies,
Anthropology Department, University of Amsterdam
Dr Strating's paper deals among other things with the status of gossip, a genre of information that anthropologists thrive upon. On the basis of Dutch ethnographic case studies he will give an explanation of gossip in a complex society.
The seminar will be held on Wednesday 25 April from 5.30 pm to 8.00 pm in Lecture Centre 1, University of Malta, Msida (entrance from Car Park 2). Drinks will follow.
19 April 2001