Association for Feminist Anthropology

Transforming Discourses and Practices through Informal Dialogue

Shelter Advocate Appreciation Days What makes a feminist organization successful?  For those of us who identify as players within social…More

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New Books in Feminist Anthropology

Genocide Lives in Us: Women, Memory and Silence in Rwanda (U Wisconsin Press, 2012) Jennie E Burnet (U Louisville) In…More

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Submit Abstracts for the 2014 AAA Annual Meeting

The AFA welcomes sessions to be considered for inclusion in the 113th AAA Annual Meeting, to be held in Washington…More

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Apply for 2014 AFA Dissertation Award, Forman Prize

2014 Sylvia Forman Prize for Student Papers AFA is pleased to invite graduate and undergraduate students to submit essays in…More

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Devorah Shubowitz Is AFA 2013 Dissertation Award Winner

The AFA is pleased to announce that Devorah Shubowitz has been awarded the 2013 AFA Dissertation Award. The $2,000 award…More

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Forman Prize Winners

Forman Prize Winners

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Damla Isik
Jessica Smith Rolston


The AFA holds the Sylvia Forman essay competition each year to encourage those studying anthropology to take a feminist approach,…More

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AFA at the Chicago AAA

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the AFA being instated as a formal section of the American Anthropological Association.…More

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Accomplishments and Opportunities in Feminist Anthropology

Members of AFA and its board have been coming together to an extraordinary level in order to support AFA activities…More

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Deadline Extended to June 15 for AFA Student Essay Prize

The AFA is pleased to invite graduate and undergraduate students to submit essays in feminist anthropology in competition for the Sylvia…More

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Teaching Feminist Anthropology

Check out AFA’s collection of syllabi on our website. It includes courses on the Cultural Anthropology of Gender, Sex and…More

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