Being an Ethnographer about the Tenure Process

Think like an ethnographer about the tenure process. How is it organized? What are the moments in which you are most vulnerable in the process, even if you have hit all the marks?

2019 AfAA Student Paper Prize Winners

The Association for Africanist Anthropology is proud to announce the 2019 Student Paper Prize Winners. Each winner will be formally recognized at the AfAA Business Meeting at the AAA/CASCA Annual Meeting in Vancouver on Thursday, November 21 at 8:00 p.m.

Feminist Anthropology Is Teamwork

I learned anthropology in a Quito classroom with classmates who had practiced anthropology for decades all over South America. They showed me that knowledge about culture is acquired through teamwork.

Considering an Anthropology of the Far Right

Chandra Middleton interviewed anthropologist Nitzan Shoshan, professor in the Center for Sociological Studies at the Colegio de México, about his award-winning book, The Management of Hate.

Meet You in Vancouver!

The Society for Urban, National, and Transnational/Global Anthropology (SUNTA) is getting ready for the 2019 AAA Annual  Meeting with several events and opportunities for our members and others interested in the work of the Society.

Explore the Anthropology of Food Video Project

How did the anthropology of food emerge as a sub-discipline? Where has it been and where is it going? Thinking about those questions, and the fact that “food anthropology” did not exist as a specialization a mere 25 years ago, drove me to want to interview some of the leading figures in the field of food anthropology.

ASAP at the 2019 AAA/CASCA Annual Meeting

Reflecting the global challenge that lies at the center of this year’s conference theme, “Changing Climates: Struggle, Collaboration, and Justice,” and the transnational ties on which the meeting is based, the panels focus on the dynamics of mobility and reflection—on the sociocultural dynamics driving us into the future and an assessment of the trajectories that have led us to this point.