Advocacy Session Highlights

Engaging with Policymakers and Physical Scientists around Climate Change: Best Practices and Challenges
(3-0350) Thursday, November 30, 10:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Susan A. Crate
Shirley J. Fiske
Heather Lazrus
Keely Maxwell
Nicole D. Peterson

In Matters of Peace, Security, and Foreign Policy: Anthropological Engagement and the Power Elite
(3-0885) Thursday, November 30, 2:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Elizabeth A. Hallowell
Negar Razavi
Rebecca Warne Peters
Morwari Zafar

How to Have an Impact on Health Policy: Lessons from Experts on Putting Anthropology into Action for the Public Good
(3-1505) Thursday, November 30, 6:30 p.m.–8:15 p.m.

Janine R. Wedel
Cathleen E. Willging
Elisa J. Sobo

Anthropological Approaches to Violence and Policy
(4-0140) Friday, December 1, 8:00 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

Ventura R. Perez
Ashley E. Sherry
Ana G. Del Conde
Andrea M. Lopez
Bilgesu Sumer

Rollback, Repeal, and Retrenchment: Anthropology and the Dismantling of Public Policy in the United States
(4-0875) Friday, December 1, 2:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Heide Castaneda
Jessica M. Mulligan
Elise L. Andaya
Joanna Z. Mishtal
Jennifer L. Burrell
Susan A. Crate

From the Classroom to the White House: How Anthropologists, Educators and Activists can influence Education Policy
(5-0275) Saturday, December 2, 8:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Kevin Foster
Kamela S. Heyward-Rotimi
Rachel J. Watkins
Chris Buchleitner
Kevin Foster
Patricia D. Lopez

Migration Matters: Crisis, Policy, and Engaging with Displacement at the Margins and Core of Europe
(5-0430) Saturday, December 2, 10:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Levent Soysal
Ilay Romain Ors
Baris Ülker
Aykan Erdemir
Saime Ozcurumez
Tugba Tanyeri Erdemir

Behind Policy: Societal Influences
(5-0560) Location: Omni, Hampton Saturday, December 2, 10:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Lilian Luisa Milanes
Walter Ewing
Alexandra Schwell
Skyler Elizabeth Hawkins
Diane O’Rourke
Kevin M. Kelly
Elizabeth Gardiner

U.S. Food Matters in Policy and Ethnography
(5-1035) Saturday, December 2, 4:15 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Abigail E. Adams
Victoria Alicia Benavidez
Dalila D’Ingeo
Preety Gadhoke
Mariya Voytyuk
Elaine G. Gerber

Cite as: “Advocacy Session Highlights.” Anthropology News website, November 3, 2017. doi: 10.1111/AN.371

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