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Spotlight on Dr. Irma McClaurin and the Black Feminist Archive

MarkR , April 8th, 2022

Dr. Irma McClaurin (Senior Consultant, Irma McClaurin Solutions) received funding from the Foundation’s Historical Archives Program in 2020, to preserve

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Call for Applications: Residential Fellowships for senior and early-career scholars in the humanities and social sciences in the academic year 2023-24

MarkR , March 1st, 2022

The Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study is announcing a call of applications! Application deadline is July 1, 2022. The General Fellowship

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Call for Applications: Doctoral and postdoctoral positions in REVENANT – Revivals of Empire: Nostalgia, Amnesia Tribulation

MarkR , March 1st, 2022

Announcing a call for three doctoral and three postdoctoral positions for the upcoming research group, REVENANT – Revivals of Empire: Nostalgia,

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Maryville University Releases Victim Advocacy: Guide to Supporting Survivors of Domestic Violence

MarkR , January 11th, 2022

We’d like to share that Maryville University has recently released its Victim Advocacy: Guide to Supporting Survivors of Domestic Violence. This

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Job Opportunity at the American Museum of Natural History!

MarkR , November 22nd, 2021

Position Description: We are looking for a creative, talented, and energetic colleague to join the American Museum of Natural History

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Conference 10/20 – 10/23: Settler Colonialism, Slavery, and the Problem of Decolonizing Museums

MarkR , October 6th, 2021

Starting on October 20th and continuing to October 23rd, The Center for Experimental Ethnography and The Penn Museum will be presenting

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Open-Rank Position in Linguistic Anthropology at the University of Chicago

MarkR , August 30th, 2021

Open-rank position in linguistic anthropology Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago 2021–22 Position Description The Department of Anthropology at the

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Take Part – Survey Sponsored by Wenner-Gren, Society of Black Archaeologists, Indigenous Archaeology Collective and More!

MarkR , August 25th, 2021

The Wenner-Gren Foundation, in collaboration with the Society of Black Archaeologists, the Indigenous Archaeology Collective, and a group of major

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Seeking Participants for a New Coalition for Archaeological Synthesis Initiative

MarkR , June 10th, 2021

Request for Information The Creation and Division of Wealth and the Long-term Consequences of Inequality: Views from Archaeology Precis: The

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HealthXCross Postdoctoral Position, 3 Years (12 Months, Renewable)

MarkR , May 25th, 2021

Deadline for application: 28 June 2021. Starting of the position: 1st October 2021. Host institution: Ca’ Foscari University of Venice,

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Public Statement by the Network of Anthropology Programs in Colombia

The Wenner-Gren Blog , May 10th, 2021

Public Statement by the network of Anthropology Programs in Colombia (Note 1) Since April 28th thousands of Colombian citizens are protesting

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Concerning the Possession and Unethical Use of the Remains of the Children of MOVE and the Africa Family: A Collective Statement from the Association of Black Anthropologists (ABA), the Society of Black Archaeologists (SBA), and the Black in Bioanthropology Collective (BiBA)

MarkR , April 29th, 2021

On May 13, 1985, after almost a decade of relentless harassment and confrontation, the City of Philadelphia dropped two bombs

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Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study Call for Applications

MarkR , March 31st, 2021

Looking for funding? The Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study has just posted its call for applications for the following fellowship

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Motion of the 32nd RBA: Diversify Information and Education about the Global Anthropologies of Foreign Researchers and Anthropology Students

MarkR , February 24th, 2021

On November 6, 2020 in Rio de Janeiro, the Brazilian Association of Anthropology passed the following motion: Proponents: Gustavo Lins

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Identifying the Hidden Costs of Archaeological Field Schools: A Survey from the Coalition of Archaeology Centers

MarkR , February 18th, 2021

This survey seeks information on student experiences with managing the financial costs of archaeological field schools, including the experiences of

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Around the Web Digest: March 2018

Eddie , April 10th, 2018

We got an inch of snow yesterday in Chicago and it’s going to be in the 70s tomorrow, so I don’t know how to dress anymore. However, this will not stop…


4/19 @ WGF: Society for Cultural Anthropology Virtual Conference, Displacements

MarkR , April 9th, 2018

Join the Wenner-Gren Foundation and the Anthropology Section of NYAS on April 19th for a New York City viewing party of the plenary session of the 2018 Society…

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Around the Web Digest: February 2018

Eddie , March 5th, 2018

Now that spring in the northern hemisphere is returning,  my seasonal affective disorder will probably revert to regular depression again.  However, the monthly harvest of internet discourse remains f…


Anthrodendum: 2017 in Review

Eddie , December 30th, 2017

2017 was a very productive year for Anthro{dendum} and to kick off another year in the anthropology blogosphere, I bring our annual year in review! Our three most popular…


Hunt Fellow wins 2017 Diana Forsythe Prize!

MarkR , October 24th, 2017

The Wenner-Gren Foundation is proud to announce that Sareeta Amrute has won the GAD 2017 Diana Forsythe Prize for her book “Encoding Race, Encoding Class: Indian IT Workers in…

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Caribbean Primate Research Center Needs Your Help!

MarkR , September 28th, 2017

Our colleagues and friends from the Caribbean Primate Research Center (CPRC) in Puerto Rico need our help. A number of colleagues have experienced devastating losses due to Hurricane…

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Around the Web Digest- March 27

Edward Chong , April 5th, 2017

As the buds start popping out on the northern hemisphere, I emerge with your readings for the week. As contemporary travel writing continues to perpetuate colonialist ideas and…

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Around the Web Digest- March 19

Edward Chong , March 29th, 2017

As spring begins to rear its head, I come bearing the fruits of internet. Buenos Aires, anarchism, and pastries. If a similar movement in bakeries happened in the U.S.,…

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Around the Web Digest- February 13

Edward Chong , February 23rd, 2017

It is 66ºF in the middle of February in Chicago and I am appreciating the warmth while writing this before climate change destroys us all. With that I…

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