Selection of Conferences and Academic Talks

2014 Sept

‘Slow Ethnography’, Roundtable at the University of Texas at Austin, Anthropology Department and Humanities Institute. Presentation: ‘Portrait Painting as Slow Ethnography’.

2013 Nov

‘Visual Anthropology’, Panel at the American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA. Presentation: ‘Anthropology with a Paintbrush: Common Epistemological Concerns of Ethnography and Naturalist-Realist Painting’. Panel Chair.

2013 Oct

‘Mead Dialogues: Makers and Scholars Lounge’, Margaret Mead Film Festival, American Museum of Natural History, New York City, USA. Presentation: ‘Painting Ethnography’.

2013 Oct

‘Urban Encounters: Art and the Public’, Halifax, Nova Scotia, USA. Presentation: ‘Sculptures of Discord: The Politics of Commemorating Victims of Terrorism in the Basque Country’.

2013 May

‘Beyond Guernica and the Guggenheim: Art and Politics in Comparative Perspective’, Center for Basque Studies, University of Nevada Reno, USA. Organization of the conference with a research grant from the Center for Basque Studies.

2012 Oct

The Representational Art Conference, Ventura, California, USA. Presentation: ‘Ethnography and Naturalistic Painting: Parallels in Ways of Seeing and Understanding the World’.

2012 May

Portrait Society of America Annual Conference, Philadelphia, USA.

2012 March

19th International Conference of Europeanists, Council of European Studies, Boston, USA. Presentation: ‘Boundaries in Today’s Europe: The Case of the Border in the Basque Country’.

2011 June

Spanish department, Freie Universitat, Berlin, Germany. Presentation: ‘Ethnography and Naturalist Painting’.

2010 March

Political Science Association conference, Edinburgh, UK. Presentation: ‘Ethnography and Methodological Pluralism’.

2008 Oct

Conference on Methodologies in the Social Sciences. Launch of the book Methodologies in the Social and Political Sciences. European University Institute, Italy.

2008 July

Conference on ‘Media and Nationalism in Europe’, organized by the University of the Basque Country at the University of Vic, Spain. Presentation: ‘Cross-Frontier Relations in the Basque Country’.