Ethnographies for Intro to Cultural Anthro The book series that Kirin Narayan and Alma Gottleib co-edit for Penn, Contemporary Ethnography, also has strong, narrative-based writing as a criterion, and perhaps you might find a title there that might catch your fancy.  You can see a full (alphabetical) list here. You might also have a look at recent Victor Turner Award […]

AFA 2018 Call for Nominees

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 […]

The Sylvia Forman Prize for outstanding graduate student paper will be awarded to Brady G’Sell, for the paper “Multiple Maternities: Maternal Repertoires and Support Seeking in South Africa,” advisor Adam Ashforth (University of Michigan). G’Sell’s paper analyzes marriage and childcare in South Africa. In South Africa, 40% unemployment and plummeting marriage rates have put once reliable means of supporting children—employment, […]

Sylvia Forman Prize SYLVIA FORMAN PRIZE FOR STUDENT PAPERS – 2016 22nd Annual Competition DEADLINE for submissions is June 30, 2016 Link here