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SENR Seminar Series - The Farmers’ Battlefield: Interdisciplinary Research in an Authoritarian, Post-Conflict Field Site

Erin Lin, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Global Food Politics at The Ohio State University will present, The Farmers’ Battlefield: Interdisciplinary Research in an Authoritarian, Post-Conflict Field Site on Thursday, September 9, 2021. 
Join via Zoom at 4:10 p.m. 

Erin Lin discusses her book project, How War Changes Land: Unexploded bombs, soil fertility, and the underdevelopment of Cambodia. In this event, she will provide highlights of her fieldwork in Cambodian minefields, and will describe how she incorporates narrative non-fiction elements into her large-N statistical analysis. She will also open discussion on the challenges of conducting multi-method fieldwork in a site under authoritarian surveillance.