Human Origins Isn’t Biology: It’s Bio-politics

posted Monday, February 20, 2017        

Description of talk

Thursday, February 23, 2017 – 2:00pm

Jonathan Marks is a professor of anthropology at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. His research areas include primate/human evolution, race, molecular genetics and evolution. He is an outspoken critic of scientific racism and has prominently argued against the idea that “race” is a natural category. Marks is the author of numerous academic publications in such journals such as Human Biology, Nature, and Evolutionary Anthropology. Most recently, he authored Tales of Ex-Apes (University of California Press, 2015). In addition to his scholarly work, he has been featured in the Huffington Post and Popanth.org.

Speaker(s): Jonathan Marks, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Location: Haury Anthropology Building, 1009 S Campus Dr, Rm 216Event Type:



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