Highlights from the 2015 SLACA Spring Conference in Oaxaca, Mexico

The Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology celebrated its biennial conference this spring in the beautiful city of Oaxaca, Mexico. Under the rubrics of the theme, “Recent Developments in Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology: Debates, Theories and Methods,” the conference hosted nearly 50 presentations from its member community. A combination of oral and poster presentations […]

Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology Announces 2015 Book Prize Competition

The Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (SLACA), a section of the American Anthropological Association, announces the opening of its annual book prize competition. The prize aims to recognize distinguished anthropological work that advances the understanding of the Americas in innovative and potentially transformative ways. The winner is announced at the annual meeting of […]