Professor Penny Harvey FBA

Anthropology of state effects, infrastructures, engineering, materiality and communicative practice drawing on long term ethnographic research in Peru and more recently in the UK. Current focus on nuclear waste disposal, emergent publics and the politics and temporalities of place-making

Elected 2022

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Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year elected

Current posts

University of Manchester Professor of Social Anthropology

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