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#AmAnth2021: Anthropological Engagements with Optimism?

nckawa , November 16th, 2021


This year’s American Anthropological Association meeting is likely to be one of the weirder ones in recent memory. The general feeling is that: 1) the conference costs far…


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Food Anthropology Graduate Student Mixer!

foodanthro , November 14th, 2021


SAFN is pleased to announce that in conjunction with the Graduate Association of Food Studies (part of the Association for the Study of Food and Society) we will…


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Gustavo Lins Ribeiro to Receive 2021 Franz Boas Award for Exemplary Service to Anthropology

MarkR , July 9th, 2021


Wenner-Gren is proud to share the news that the American Anthropological Association has selected Dr. Gustavo Lins Ribeiro as this


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Happy Anthropology Day!

foodanthro , February 18th, 2021


David Beriss The big day is here. Today is Anthropology Day! Every year the AAA has organized this, we have completely forgotten to acknowledge it. But not this…


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Raising Our Concerns: Reflections on AAA 2020

Footnotes Editor , February 3rd, 2021


[Footnotes is pleased to present this guest statement by Anthro Response Cauldron – a collective of people who (re)connected over Twitter during ROV, after recognising their shared concerns…


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Raising Our Concerns: Reflections on AAA 2020

footnotes , February 3rd, 2021


[Footnotes is pleased to present this guest statement by Anthro Response Cauldron – a collective of people who (re)connected over Twitter during ROV, after recognising their shared concerns…


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Black Food Matters Panel Available on YouTube

foodanthro , January 29th, 2021


Jennifer Jo Thompson Like me, you might have missed SAFN’s Black Food Matters Panel at Raising Our Voices—especially, since it was happening right about the same time that…


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AAA Fall Event Series: Raising Our Voices

MarkR , November 4th, 2020


From November 5-14 we welcome you to stop by the Wenner-Gren Foundation’s booth, located at number 50, at this year’s AAA


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SAFN Events at AAA’s Virtual Raising Our Voices Conference

foodanthro , October 28th, 2020


SAFN Events at AAA’s Virtual Raising Our Voices Conference For the 2020 annual meeting the American Anthropological Association will be hosting a virtual event, and SAFN members will…


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Making #AAACASCA Manageable: The Teaching Culture Top 25

Anna , November 21st, 2019


It is that time of year again—November is flying by, and thousands of anthropologists are gathering to share, learn, explore, discuss, and debate important issues in their field….


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Hello from a New Editor

Anna , November 21st, 2019


As the fall term draws to a close, and as many of us head to Vancouver for AAA-CASCA, I would like to take a moment to introduce myself…


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Wenner-Gren at AAA 2019: Schedule of Events

MarkR , November 14th, 2019


Greetings from Wenner-Gren! If you are planning to attend the 2019 AAA Meetings in Vancouver, we’d love to see you


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SAFN Members will be busy at AAAs in Vancouver!

foodanthro , October 21st, 2019


Jennifer Jo Thompson As always, food serves as an interdisciplinary site for investigating a wide range of urgent social issues. This year’s SAFN menu at the annual meeting…


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Interrogating the Concept of Categories – an Interview with Lochlann Jain

Anna , October 1st, 2019


Stanford University anthropologist and artist, Lochlann Jain, speaks with Anne Brackenbury (former editor at University of Toronto Press who launched the ethnoGRAPHIC Series) to talk about Jain’s new…


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What Students Deserve in a Textbook

Anna , August 22nd, 2019


With the recent release of Through the Lens of Cultural Anthropology, we asked author Laura Tubelle de González to talk about her new textbook, and her hopes for…


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CFP: AAA/CASCA 2019 in Vancouver, BC

foodanthro , March 6th, 2019


ATTN SAFN MEMBERS: Start planning your sessions for AAA/CASCA 2019 in Vancouver, BC! The time has come to start planning sessions for the annual AAA meeting – this…


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AAA Communities Coming Soon!

foodanthro , February 27th, 2019


David Beriss This is going to be a very quick note about two related things. First, many SAFN members (and many members of the American Anthropological Association) have…


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Wakanda University at #AmAnth2018

nckawa , November 20th, 2018


Elizabeth Chin, @nidhisrathore, @allergyPhD, @dorinnekondo, Chibundo Egwuatu & others at #WakandaUniversity gave us an alternative vision of what the space of the AAA conference can be like, look…


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El Congreso 2018 de la Asociación Americana de Antropología

Gabriela Vargas-Cetina , November 19th, 2018


Imagen del Centro de Convenciones de San José,el día anterior al Congreso. Foto GVC. Este año el congreso anual de la Asociación Americana de Antropología fue muchas cosas….


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Inter-topia: Productive tensions within the collisions of techno-utopianism and techno-dystopianism | AAA 2018 Panel

Angela VandenBroek , November 8th, 2018


Are you going to this year’s AAA annual meeting in San Jose? Come check out this great panel and say hello! Panel: Inter-topia: Productive tensions within the collisions of…


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Making #AmAnth18 Manageable: The Teaching Culture Top 30

Anna , November 8th, 2018


The 2018 AAA meetings are upon us and we’re looking forward to getting out from this rainy, cold Toronto weather and into some California sun! In keeping with…


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Island in the Stream: A discussion with author Michael Lambek on his new release

Anna , November 5th, 2018


The Scholarly Publishing program at University of Toronto Press has been producing the Anthropological Horizons series since 1991. The series is home to imaginative, immersive ethnographic works that…


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Chip Colwell, Sapiens Editor-in-Chief, Receives AAA Executive Director’s Award!

MarkR , October 30th, 2018


The Wenner-Gren Foundation is excited to announce that Chip Colwell, SAPIENS editor-in-chief, has been selected as the 2018 recipient of the


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CfP for AAA2018: Inter-topia: Productive tensions within the collisions of techno-utopianism and techno-dystopianism

Angela VandenBroek , March 15th, 2018


Panel Organizers: Jeremy Trombley (SUNY Cortland) and Angela VandenBroek (Binghamton University) Sites of digital technology development are immersed in competing techno-utopian and -dystopian ideolog…


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