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FORUM ON RELIGION AND DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY PUBLIC DISCUSSION

MONEY AND ITS REDEMPTION

Date: Thursday 7 May 2015

Time: 6.30-8pm

Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

Speakers: Dr Laura Bear, Professor David Graeber, Professor Bill Maurer

Chair: Reverend Dr Giles Fraser

Can “bad money” be made good? Leading economic anthropologists will debate the morality of money, philosophies of philanthropy, and the lure of redemption.

Laura Bear is Associate Professor of Anthropology at LSE.

David Graeber (@davidgraeber) is Professor of Anthropology at LSE.

Bill Maurer is Professor of Anthropology and Law at UC Irvine.

Giles Fraser (@giles_fraser) is a Priest, former Canon Chancellor of St Paul’s Cathedral and Guardian columnist.

: Thursday 7 May 2015 : 6.30-8pm : Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House : Dr Laura Bear, Professor David Graeber, Professor Bill Maurer : Reverend Dr Giles Fraser Can “bad money” be made good? Leading economic anthropologists will debate the morality of money, philosophies of philanthropy, and the lure of redemption. Laura Bear is Associate Professor of Anthropology at LSE. David Graeber (@davidgraeber) is Professor of Anthropology at LSE. Bill Maurer is Professor of Anthropology and Law at UC Irvine. Giles Fraser (@giles_fraser) is a Priest, former Canon Chancellor of St Paul’s Cathedral and Guardian columnist.
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