The Committee on World Anthropologies is once again able to offer partial travel expenses for international participants at the annual AAA meetings. We would like word to get out now so that panel organizers are encouraged to consider “internationalizing” sessions by including participants from outside the United States. Our deadline for submission of requests is March 15, 2017. We will be […]

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to announce the 2016 recipients of the Sylvia Forman Prize for Student Papers.  The committee selected two winners and two honorable mentions from an unusually high number of submissions this year. We take this as a wonderful sign of the health of our field, and are honored to reward the outstanding scholarship we […]

Joint Sections Reception

Joint Sections Reception sponsored by: ABA, AFA, ALLA, AQA, SANA, SAW, SUNTA   Please join friends and colleagues for food, drink and conversation!!!! Friday, 18 November 2016 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. Hilton Salon G Ballroom ~ Cash Bar ~ Light Refreshments ~ joint-receptions-invite-2016

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to announce the 2016 recipients of the Sylvia Forman Prize for Student Papers.  The committee selected two winners and two honorable mentions from an unusually high number of submissions this year. We take this as a wonderful sign of the health of our field, and are honored to reward the outstanding scholarship we […]

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to announce the 2016 recipients of the Sylvia Forman Prize for Student Papers.  The committee selected two winners and two honorable mentions from an unusually high number of submissions this year. We take this as a wonderful sign of the health of our field, and are honored to reward the outstanding scholarship we […]

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is delighted to announce the 2016 recipients of the Sylvia Forman Prize for Student Papers.  The committee selected two winners and two honorable mentions from an unusually high number of submissions this year. We take this as a wonderful sign of the health of our field, and are honored to reward the outstanding scholarship we […]

*Website **Junior Co-Manager  (2-year term starting at end of AAA Meting 2016-18)* The position is a two year commitment, serving as the junior co-manager for one year, and the senior co-manager the second.  WordPress web design skills are a plus. The AFA Web Co-Managers are appointed members of the AFA Executive Board, working closely with the President and Secretary to bring the AFA?s internet presence […]

The editors of the AFA’s monthly Anthropology News Column, Emily DeWet and Mounia El Kotni are pleased to share with you Eliza Williamson’s essay “Whose responsability? Reproduction and Care in the time of Zika”. Congrats Eliza!     http://www.anthropology-news.org/index.php/2016/05/11/whose-responsibility/  

The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2016 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer topic. The Ruth Benedict Book Prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s annual meeting to acknowledge excellence in a scholarly book written from an anthropological perspective about a topic […]

Call for Nominations: 2016 CoGEA Award

Nominations Due: May 1 to Anne Kelsey, CoGEA Liaison at [email protected] The CoGEA Award (formerly known as the Squeaky Wheel Award), sponsored by the AAA Committee on Gender Equity in Anthropology (CoGEA), recognizes individuals whose service to the discipline (inclusive of research, teaching and mentorship) demonstrates the courage to bring to light and investigate practices in anthropology that are potentially […]