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Family photograph of Alisse Waterston's father standing in front of his store (El Imperio) in San Juan, Puerto Rico. A cropped version of this photograph is also on the homepage of the book's website at http://myfatherswars.com. Photo courtesy Alisse Waterston

“In order to understand history it is necessary to know not only how things are, but how they have come…More

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Contesting the Terms of Inclusion

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Heather Wurtz


Kichwa Midwives Challenge State Commitment to Indigenous Rights There is an increased controversy on the role of indigenous midwives in…More

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Council Meeting in Triunfo de la Cruz. Photo by Christopher Loperena

In Honduras Garifuna inclusion within emergent tourism developments is predicated upon embodying a particular version of state-sanctioned cultural alterity, one…More

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I am an associate professor in the Nutrition and Food Science department at the University of Vermont and faculty director…More

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Thinking with Kuru

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Barbara Andersen


I was sitting with a group of Papua New Guinean nursing students in the Open Bible Mission compound in Ivingoi,…More

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2014 William A. Douglass Prize Winner

Society for the Anthropology of Europe’s Annual Book Prize For the Society for the Anthropology of Europe section news for…More

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A Preview of Palestine-Israel Programming at the 2014 Annual Meeting

Anthropology’s epistemological investments in Palestine-Israel make it especially important for our discipline to discuss BDS, and, as scholars, for us…More

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APLA Events at AAA 2014 in Washington, DC

Final preparations for the 2014 AAA Annual Meeting in Washington, DC have begun! As usual, APLA is sponsoring a wide…More

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AfAA Award Winning Books and Papers


AfAA Award Winning Books and Papers

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Betty J Harris
JR Osborn
Bennetta Jules-Rosette


Since 2008, the Association for Africanist Anthropology (AfAA) has sponsored the Elliott P Skinner Book Award. The prize is awarded…More

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Review of the film “Tokyo Waka”

Tokyo Waka is a lyrical documentary portraying Tokyo overrun by crows directed by John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson. In this…More

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