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Truth and Responsibility

Chelsea Horton , January 16th, 2020


“There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” ― Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God “Truth and Responsibility” is a call to reimagine anthropology…


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Providing Accessibility as a Meeting Attendee

Chelsea Horton , November 5th, 2019


You’re getting ready for the Annual Meeting! Great! Do you ever wonder about who goes and who doesn’t go? And why? As anthropologists, we are trained to analyze…


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Virtual Attendance Pilot Project Slated for 2019 Annual Meeting

Natalie Konopinski , October 8th, 2019


At the request of the Members’ Programmatic Advisory and Advocacy Committee (MPAAC), AAA is offering a “Virtual Attendance” pilot project in conjunction with the 2019 Annual Meeting in…


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You’ve Attended Some Awesome Sessions. What Next?

Chelsea Horton , September 24th, 2019


Current and former students at Simon Fraser University tell us where to eat, drink, and pet cats in Vancouver. #AAACASCA British Columbia is host to more than 400,000…


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Bienvenue/Welcome to Vancouver

Chelsea Horton , September 24th, 2019


CASCA Local Organizing Committee members Pamela Stern and Jaime Yard on what to do in Vancouver this November. #AAACASCA  The 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association…


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“The Hope Is in Organizing:” An Interview with Iconic Farmworker Activist Dolores Huerta

aaaguestcontributor , November 6th, 2018


Post author Andre Fernando Biehl is a junior at Princeton High School in Princeton, NJ. As part of an independent social science project, he has been working with…


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“Addressing Academic Precarity: How to Transition from Academia to Industry” a 2018 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

Anne Kelsey , October 22nd, 2018


We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth2018. This post was submitted by Rachel Carmen Ceasar,…


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Inside the Annual Meeting Scheduling Process

Alexandra Frankel , July 13th, 2018


The American Anthropological Association’s (AAA) 2018 Annual Meeting in San José is on the horizon, and we couldn’t be more excited for the dynamic and diverse collection of…


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Call for Proposals

Alexandra Frankel , April 27th, 2018


With our upcoming annual anthropological gathering in San José this November, Anthropology News will focus on all things Silicon Valley. We are inviting proposals for feature articles by…


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Anthropology Matters! in Brief

Alexandra Frankel , December 15th, 2017


Anthropology News invited members to report on the AAA Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, from reflections on a panels, to gonzo-style reporting, to anthropological impressions of the District. …


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What’s in Your Annual Meeting Bag?

Alexandra Frankel , December 1st, 2017


Over the summer, AN asked anthropologists what they pack in their field bags. This time, anthropologists share what they’ve packed for the AAA Annual Meeting. Oguz Alyanak Three items stand out…


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We’re at the AAA Annual Meeting!

Alexandra Frankel , November 28th, 2017


 AN is at the Annual Meeting in Washington, DC this week. We are covering events from panels to installations to gallery sessions and more. Check out the website…


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“The Message and the Media: Advancing Your Mission through Communications” a 2017 AAA Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

Anne Kelsey , November 22nd, 2017


We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Jeff Martin, AAA’s director…


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Papers and Panels of Interest at the 2017 American Anthropological Association Meeting

ngraulich , November 20th, 2017


Once again, it is that very special time of year: The American Anthropological Association’s 116th Annual Meeting. This year in Washington, D.C. As impassioned followers of this blog know,…


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“Designing Strategies for AAA Member Engagement” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

Anne Kelsey , November 7th, 2017


We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Daniel Ginsberg, AAA’s manager…


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Papers and Panels of Interest at the 2017 American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting

ngraulich , November 7th, 2017


We have big news. This year is the 73rd Annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology. For the first time, Anthropoliteia is offering up a list of…


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Four Stories, A Lament, and an Affirmation

Alexandra Frankel , November 6th, 2017


Alisse Waterston’s Presidential Lecture at the 116th AAA Annual Meeting No doubt these are dark times. What of us, as anthropologists, in these times? How will we pass…


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Ask Me about My Science

Alexandra Frankel , November 3rd, 2017


Curious public means many opportunities for biological anthropologists willing to speak up I once took a cast of a Neandertal skull with me on a research trip, packing…


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Anthropology in Unseen Spaces

Alexandra Frankel , November 3rd, 2017


Documenting the human costs of the US security-state. This spring, Esperanza, a Salvadoran woman in the small California Central Valley town of Mendota, was on her way to church…


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Latinx America and an Anthropology of Dissent

Alexandra Frankel , November 3rd, 2017


[pquote]Instead of proclaiming and declaring anthropology’s importance, we should step back and ask: What is the matter with anthropology?[/pquote]Our Annual Meeting theme has a problem. “Anthropology…


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“That Almost Finished Journal Article” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

Anne Kelsey , November 2nd, 2017


We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Jaida Samudra, the organizer…


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We’re Looking for Annual Meeting Reporters!

Alexandra Frankel , October 31st, 2017


Anthropology News will be running a series of reports on events at the Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. Would you like to share your reflections on a panel,…


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Teaching Anthropology Through Student Writing Projects on Wikipedia: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

aaaguestcontributor , November 11th, 2016


We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AAA 2016. This post was submitted by Carwil…


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A Pitch Session for Ethnographic Filmmakers: Developing Your Story, Integrating Your Research, Finding Funding and Distribution: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

Anne Kelsey , November 10th, 2016


We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AAA 2016. This post was submitted by Alice…


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