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2016 Donald Childs lecture with Prof. James Scott

When Sep 12, 2016
from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Where Nittany Lion Inn Assembly Room
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Professor James Scott, Sterling Professor of Political Science and Professor of
Anthropology at Yale University and Director of the Agrarian Studies Program,
will give the Donald Childs lecture on September 12 in the Assembly Room of the
Nittany Lion Inn at 4:00 pm. Refreshments will follow.

The title of the lecture is:

"The Domestication of Plants, Animals, and Us"

The subject of the lecture comes from his current research and forthcoming
book, provisionally titled, "Against the Grain: A Deep History of the First
Agrarian States"  

Professor Scott is the author of numerous publications, including his
influential books, "Seeing like a State" and "The Art of Not Being Governed: An
Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia"

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