The Other Scholars

Thinking About Knowledge Reproduction in Anthropology This piece is a compilation of papers presented at the 2016 meeting for the Association for Feminist Epistemologies, Methodologies, Metaphysics, and Science Studies at the University of Notre Dame, October 2016.  They billed it as “Dinner with the Dean,” for recipients of a fellowship designed to promote “diversity” at […]

Sessions of Interest: Feminist Anthropology at the AAAs 2016

The Association for Feminist Anthropology (AFA) has compiled a list of panels that might be of interest to feminist anthropologists. The details of panels are visible through the session’s direct link. Feel free to add on to this non exhaustive list in the comments section. * AFA sponsored session ** Invited session (AFA or other) Wednesday, November […]

Mentoring Workshops at the 2016 AAA Annual Meeting

The Association for Feminist Anthropology (AFA) is delighted to announce its sponsorship with the Association of Black Anthropologists (ABA) and Association of Latina and Latino Anthropologists (ALLA) for interactive mentoring workshops at the 2016 AAA Meetings in Minneapolis. Join us on Thursday, November 17th for five free flash interactive workshops led by committed anthropologists to support community […]

Advancing Equity in Higher Education

We must address issues of access and success for our students.   It is a summer afternoon and I am sitting in my office with one of my students, Caroline. She shares a similar story with many other learners—she came to higher education in her mid-twenties, cares for other kin in her household and is not […]

Recently Published Books by AFA Members

The Association for Feminist Anthropology is pleased to share information about some recently published books by and of interest to feminist anthropologists.   Beske, Melissa. April 2016. Intimate Partner Violence and Advocate Response: Redefining Love in Western Belize. Lexington Books. Intimate Partner Violence and Advocate Response: Redefining Love in Western Belize offers new insight into the […]