Call for Editor of the Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology

The Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (SLACA) is accepting applications for the position of editor of the Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (JLACA). The successful candidate will ideally begin reviewing manuscripts on July 1, 2015 and have full responsibility for four volumes (12 issues) of the journal from January 1, 2016.  There will be an overlap […]

“Sinks for the Press” by Kyrstin Mallon Andrews Wins SLACA Roseberry Nash Student Paper Contest

Kyrstin Mallon Andrews is the new winner of the SLACA Roseberry Nash Student Paper Contest for her essay titled “Sinks for the Press: Cholera and State Performance of Power at the Dominican Border.” The Roseberry Nash Student Paper Contest honors the work of two distinguished anthropologists, June Nash and the William Roseberry, for their multiple contributions […]

Message from Incoming SLACA President

Dear SLACA members: Let me begin by expressing my gratitude in your allowing me the opportunity to serve as SLACA’s president these next three years. SLACA was the first AAA section I joined when I was a graduate student and it has remained dear to me. Like for many of you, for me it is […]