Sarah Wagner (George Washington University) "What Remains: Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam War"
- October 20, 2020
- Online via MS Teams
- 16:15 - 17:15
On 20 October (4.15pm, UK time), Professor Sarah Wagner will present research from her recent book 'What Remains: Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam War ', winner of the 2020 Victor Turner Prize.
All registered attendees will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event via Microsoft Teams.
The speaker will present a 45-minute paper, followed by discussion and Q&A.
Professor Wagner is a social anthropologist who works in the former Yugoslavia and the United States. Her research has explored connections between the destructive and creative forces of war, focusing on the identification of missing persons in Bosnia and Herzegovina, specifically victims of the Srebrenica genocide, and the United States military's attempts to recover and identify service members Missing In Action (MIA) from the past century's conflicts.
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics
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