https://www.centerforthehumanities.org/programming/slam-precarious-work Nothing to do on Valentine’s Day? How about joining us for an unconventional celebration of the publication of Precarious Work (edited by Alyson Cole and Victoria Hattam), WSQ (Vol. 45, Nos. 3-4, Fall/Winter 2017)? Inspired by Kathi Weeks’s article in the issue, “Down With Love,” we will stage a late afternoon performance of anti-love letters to work, precarity, and whatever else those gathered want to disavow on February […]
Join us February 14, 2018 for an unconventional celebration at The Graduate Center, CUNY in honor of the new WSQ publication. See information below and attached poster for details and please feel free to share the event with your respective social media/websites. Reach out if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you there! Slam Precarious Work February 14, 2018, 4pm-6pm Martin E. Segal Theatre Center The CUNY Graduate Center […]
Association for Feminist Anthropology Senior Book Prize The Association for Feminist Anthropology (AFA) is pleased to invite nominations for the Association’s new Senior Book Prize. The prize awards a senior scholar for a book that advances the theory, method, and epistemological scope of feminist anthropology. The Senior Book Prize recognizes second (or subsequent) books that exemplify feminist anthropological theory and […]
The Association for Feminist Anthropology seeks candidates for the following elected positions on the AFA Executive Committee. We strongly encourage AFA members at all stages of their career to apply. We welcome candidates from all subfields of anthropology in academic and non-academic positions who want to help shape the future of feminist anthropology through annual meeting programming; through a broad […]
DEADLINES: We must submit all paper proposals to IUAES before Feb. 28, 2018 Please send expressions of interest as soon as possible. Send a 50-100 word summary of your paper topic on or before Feb. 20 to: Dr. Suzanne Hanchett, [email protected], English language communications (or) Dra. Jenniffer Simpson, [email protected] Portuguese communications IUAES will review and accept our abstracts before March 15, 2018 After their […]
A second Honorable Mention for the The Sylvia Forman Prize for outstanding graduate student paper will be awarded to Seda Saluk, for the paper “Monitored Pregnancy in the Age of Pronatalism: Health Information Technologies and Reproductive Governance in Contemporary Turkey,” advisor Jacqueline Urla (University of Massachusetts Amherst).
The Honorable Mention for The Sylvia Forman Prize for outstanding graduate student paper will be awarded to Sahana Ghosh, for the paper “Security Scripts: Gendering Everyday Mobility and Civil-Military Relations under Surveillance in India’s Eastern Borderlands,” advisor Inderpal Grewal, (Yale University). Ghosh’s paper analyzes the gendered contours of military action in India’s eastern border. As India drives an increasingly militarized […]
The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to announce two winners for the 2017 Michelle Z. Rosaldo Book Prize. Both books honor the legacy of Michelle Z. Rosaldo by being adventurous first books which promise to make a lasting contribution to the discipline. We are delighted to offer the Rosaldo Prize to Saida Hodžić, for her book The Twilight of […]