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  Academically based anthropologists who conduct applied and practicing research can encounter difficulties when being evaluated for tenure and promotion…More

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Llanmaes fieldwork. Photo courtesy wikicommons

To the Field!

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What do anthropologists do? For many of us, it seems that we spend an inordinate amount of time teaching college…More

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"Under a Wave off Kanagawa" Image courtesy Metropolitan Museum of Art and wikicommons

Every day since arriving in Tokyo this past April to do anthropological fieldwork, I have been thinking about earthquakes. That…More

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María worked in a vitamin factory in central New Jersey, where she lived with her husband and two small children.…More

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Rush Limbaugh’s Club G’itmo and Semiotic Claims to Minority Status

“Waterboarding is how we baptize terrorists,” Sarah Palin claimed in her speech to the National Rifle Association in April of…More

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The AAA’s Public Education Initiative Over the past two years we have been aggressively planning the new Public Education Initiative (PEI)…More

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June 14, 2014 was the one-year anniversary of the civil protests against the government in Sofia, Bulgaria, the poorest member…More

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My village hostess wearing the Buyi traditional costume and displaying batik-drawing during an annual Buyi festival. Photo courtesy Yu Luo.

Semi-Native Anthropologist? During the initial stage of my fieldwork, I spent most of my time learning how to draw Buyi…More

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Monte Alban, Oaxaca. Photo courtesy Ronda Brulotte

Recent Developments in Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology: Debates, Theories and Methods SLACA Spring Conference in Oaxaca, Mexico (March 26-28, 2015) In…More

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Unfathomable Attachments to Amerindian Patrimony

Selling Hopi Katsinam in Paris In 2013, when the Drouot-Richelieu auction house in Paris advertised southwestern American Indian ritual masks…More

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