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Department of Social Anthropology


Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with Cornelia Sorabji

Anthropology and Diplomacy

Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE is a Counsellor on Strategy & External Expertise and in the Strategy Directorate/Research Analysts at the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office of the Government.

Cornelia’s Cambridge PhD was about religion and national identity in pre-war Bosnia. She later joined the Foreign Office and will talk about what diplomacy is, some of its practices and how anthropology has helped her navigate a career in Whitehall and foreign affairs.


The seminar will take place at the NEW time of 16:30, in the Mond seminar room, MIASU.  Map view here.

Tuesday, 8 November, 2022 - 16:30
Event location: 
Mond Seminar Room, MIASU