The anthropology of the mobile phone


A conversation with John Postill and Thomas Hylland Eriksen

Tuesday 15. October 2019, at 19:00 until at 20:30

Venue: Kverneland

Host: Sosialantropologisk Institutt, UiO

Entrance: Free entry

In the space of a few years, it seems to have transformed the way we socialise, communicate, work and play. What do anthropologists, who are mainly known for their studies of small-scale societies, have to say about the mobile phone? As it turns out, quite a bit.