Post Tagged with: "Smoki Musaraj"

Students & Alumni Invited to Explore Law During Virtual Pre-Law Day, Nov. 12

Students & Alumni Invited to Explore Law During Virtual Pre-Law Day, Nov. 12

Ohio University’s annual Pre-Law Day program will be held virtually this year on Nov. 12 from 9:40 a.m. to 1:35 p.m.  All Ohio University students and alumni are invited to participate. The program is designed to provide students with an interest in legal education and legal careers an opportunity to […]

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November 2, 2020 at 1:30 pmNews

Book Launch | Musaraj and Mëhilli Discuss Ponzi Schemes and Postsocialist Transformations, Oct. 1

Book Launch | Musaraj and Mëhilli Discuss Ponzi Schemes and Postsocialist Transformations, Oct. 1

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture hosts a book launch for Dr. Smoki Musaraj’s new book, Tales from Albarado: Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania (Cornell UP, 2020) on Thursday, Oct. 1, at 4 p.m. Musaraj will be joined by Dr. Elidor Mëhilli to talk about the book’s […]

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October 1, 2020 at 11:50 pmEvents

Musaraj’s New Book Examines Pyramid Schemes in Post-Socialist Albania

Musaraj’s New Book Examines Pyramid Schemes in Post-Socialist Albania

Dr. Smoki Musaraj‘s new book, Tales from Albarado: Pyramid Schemes and Ponzi Logic of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania, is an ethnographic piece that tells the story of how the collapse of large Albanian pyramid firms resulted in anarchy and nearly a civil war. Musaraj outlines how people from all walks […]

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September 8, 2020 at 6:04 amResearch

Apply Now For Certificate in Law, Justice & Culture

Apply Now For Certificate in Law, Justice & Culture

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture invites all interested students to apply for the Certificate in Law, Justice & Culture. The application deadline is Friday, Oct. 9, 2020.   The application portal is now open. Student applications are accepted once per year. Students from all majors are invited to apply. Certificate requirements Application […]

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August 31, 2020 at 12:16 pmNews

Center for Law, Justice & Culture Director’s Welcome 2020

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

From Dr. Smoki Musaraj Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture Associate Professor of Anthropology The Center for Law, Justice and Culture welcomes students, faculty, alumni and friends to an unconventional virtual semester at Ohio University! On behalf of the CLJC, I wish that this message finds everyone […]

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August 25, 2020 at 2:21 pmNews

Musaraj Receives Baker Award for Book on Ponzi Schemes in Albania

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

From Compass Tales from Albarado: Pyramid Firms and Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania Dr. Smoki Musaraj, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, was awarded $11,271 from the Baker Fund to complete her book, “Tales from Albarado: Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania.” The book is a historical analysis of […]

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June 10, 2019 at 8:16 amResearch

Book Launch | Money at the Margins, April 18

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture presents book launch panel for Money at the Margins: Global Perspectives on Technology, Financial Inclusion, and Design on Thursday, April 18, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Bentley Hall 124. The panelists will discuss changes in the socio-cultural meanings of money in various sites across the […]

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April 1, 2019 at 7:45 pmEvents