The Unhomely Home and the Legal Uncanny: Expropriation and Affect in Northern Cyprus

2 June 2009, 15:30 - 16:45

CRASSH 17 Mill Lane, Seminar room


Yael Navaro-Yashin, Social Anthropology, University of Cambridge

This paper is a study of relations with the built environment and household objects in the aftermath of war and expropriation. The notion of 'the uncanny' is explored and expanded as both a spatial and a legal category.

Part of the Post-Conflict and Post-Crisis Research Colloquium Seminar Series (link on the right hand of this page) 

Open to all.  No registration required


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