• Using Public Space as a Political Tool in Chiapas

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2019 Zora Neale Hurston Award Winners

Friday, 11 November 2019

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to award travel funds, in honor of Zora Neale Hurston, to three young scholars to allow them to […]

Meet the AFA’s First Career Award Winner

Friday, 11 November 2019

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to announce that the inaugural 2019 Career Award in Feminist Anthropology is awarded to Professor Rayna Rapp. Rapp […]

2019 Michelle Z. Rosaldo Book Prize Winner

Wednesday, 10 October 2019

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to announce that the 2019 Michelle Z. Rosaldo Book Prize will be awarded to Juno Parreñas for her […]

Michelle Z. Rosaldo Prize: Honorable Mention

Monday, 10 October 2019

The AFA is proud to announce our third and final honorable mention for the Michelle Z. Rosaldo Prize, awarded to Debarati Sen for her 2017 […]

Michelle Z. Rosaldo Prize: Honorable Mention

Friday, 10 October 2019

The AFA is pleased to award Katherine Lemons with a Michelle Z. Rosaldo Prize honorable mention for her 2019 book, “Divorcing Traditions: Islamic Marriage Law […]

Michelle Z. Rosaldo Book Prize: Honorable Mention

Wednesday, 10 October 2019

The AFA is pleased to award an honorable mention for this year’s Michelle Z. Rosaldo Book Prize to Alvaro Jarrín for his 2017 book, “The […]

2019 Dissertation Prize Winner

Tuesday, 10 October 2019

The AFA would like to congratulate our 2019 Dissertation Prize winner, Whitney Russell of UCSD (advisor Nancy Postero), for her dissertation on how Indian human […]

2019 Dissertation Prize: Honorable Mention

Friday, 10 October 2019

The AFA is pleased to announce Jananie Kalyanaraman (advisor Akhil Gupta, UCLA) as our honorable mention for this year’s Dissertation Prize. Kalyanaraman’s paper, “Window seats: […]

2019 Sylvia Forman Prize: Graduate Paper

Wednesday, 10 October 2019

Congratulations to María Lis Baiocchi, our 2019 Sylvia Forman Graduate Prize winner for her paper, “The Bargaining Power of Love: Access to Rights, Affective Capital, […]

2019 Sylvia Forman Prize: Undergraduate Paper

Tuesday, 10 October 2019

The AFA is pleased to award the 2019 Sylvia Forman Prize for an undergraduate paper to Amelia Y. Goldberg for her paper, “Between Kin and […]

Now Accepting Submissions: Feminist Anthropology 1.1!

Tuesday, 7 July 2019

The “F” Word: Anthropology’s Feminisms For the inaugural issue of Feminist Anthropology, we invite submissions that honor the heterogeneous inheritance of feminist orientations within feminist […]

AFA 2019 Dissertation Grant – Deadline JUNE 1

Sunday, 3 March 2019

ASSOCIATION OF FEMINIST ANTHROPOLOGY DISSERTATION GRANT COMPETITION Cash grant ($2,000) to support the writing phase of a dissertation that makes a significant contribution to feminist […]

Sylvia Forman Prize 2019

Sunday, 2 February 2019

SYLVIA FORMAN PRIZE FOR STUDENT PAPERS 25th Anniversary Annual Competition! Association for Feminist Anthropology AFA is pleased to invite graduate and undergraduate students to submit […]

Call for Editors: Feminist Anthropology, Our New Journal!

Friday, 2 February 2019

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is thrilled to announce the creation of a new peer-reviewed journal, Feminist Anthropology. Join us! Our first step is to find […]

Michelle Z. Rosaldo Book Prize – DEADLINE: 1 MAY 2019

Wednesday, 1 January 2019

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is pleased to invite nominations for the Michelle Z. Rosaldo Prize. The prize will be awarded to a first book […]

We are Looking for a New President-Elect!

Wednesday, 1 January 2019

The Association for Feminist Anthropology seeks candidates for a President-Elect to serve on the AFA Executive Board, 2019-2023. President-Elect/President – 4 year term (beginning at […]