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CFP: Seventh International Convention on Food and Drink Studies

foodanthro , October 12th, 2021


EUROPEAN INSTITUTE FORTHE HISTORY AND CULTURES OF FOOD After you attend the ASFS/AFHVS conference in May 2022, it might be worth heading over to France for this conference….


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Cultivating Connections: ASFS/AFHVS Annual Conference CFP

foodanthro , September 15th, 2021


See below for the CFP for the best annual food studies conference in North America, which will take place next May in Athens, GA. Note that SAFN will…


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Fish as Food: Lifestyle and a Sustainable Future

foodanthro , July 14th, 2021


Fish dinner. Photo credit: David Beriss SAFN member Ellen Messer has written to us here at SAFN World Headquarters about the virtual International Conference on the Anthropology of…


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Just Food: Because It Is Never Just Food

foodanthro , June 10th, 2021


David Beriss Today was day one of this year’s best little food conference. Organized by the Association for the Study of Food and Society, the Agriculture, Food and…


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The Future of (Academic) Conferencing by Ayo Wahlberg

Ayo Wahlberg , March 16th, 2021


From the 4th to the 6th of March 2021, close to 500 medical anthropologists, sociologists, STS scholars and more participated in the Chronic Living conference, yet never at the…


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Aging and Social Justice: A slow-motion virtual conference by Celeste Pang

Celeste Pang , August 7th, 2020


As we have all seen, COVID-19 has been a tip of an iceberg, exposing deep layers of social stratification and inequities. From the mass deaths in long-term care…


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Panel “Digital Ethnography: Revisiting Theoretical Concepts & Methodological Approaches”

philbu , August 4th, 2020


Panel “Digital Ethnography: Revisiting Theoretical Concepts & Methodological Approaches” @ Vienna Anthropology Days 2020 (VANDA2020, Sept. 28 – Oct. 1), convened by Philipp Budk…


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CFP: Eating On the Move

foodanthro , June 4th, 2020


We recently received the CFP below for an intriguing looking conference in Rome in September, 2021. This should be of interest to SAFN members. Full details are here:…


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CfP: Digital Ethnography: Revisiting Theoretical Concepts and Methodological Approaches

philbu , May 6th, 2020


Call for Papers for Panel “Digital Ethnography: Revisiting Theoretical Concepts and Methodological Approaches” at Vienna Anthropology Days (VANDA), 28 Sept. – 1 Oct. 2020, Universit…


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AFHVS/ASFS Conference Deadline Extended!

foodanthro , January 31st, 2020


Note the new deadline for this great conference. Also: SAFN members can register for the conference at member rates! ABSTRACT DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 7th The University of…


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#events: Let’s Get Geographical!

Allegra , December 11th, 2019


They say ‘the early bird catches the worm’. Would you like to catch that worm? Or, perhaps, that worm isn’t so enticing! How about a short course on…


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CfP: Engaged media anthropology in the digital age

philbu , December 4th, 2019


The EASA Media Anthropology Network is organizing an official network panel at the European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA) 2020 conference in Lisbon (21-24 July). Find the call…


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Choreographies of magic and mess: AusSTS in Melbourne and Darwin

Jennifer Macdonald , August 21st, 2019


As the presenter encouraged the academics in the room to consider what it means for nanotechnology to sell itself as ‘magic’, boots appeared outside the window behind him….


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(Dis)continuities in cancer care: An ethnographic approximation to practices of disease stratification by Ignacia Arteaga

Ignacia Arteaga , July 29th, 2019


Background: Disease stratification practices have long been used as a means to produce and make sense of  cancer, distinguishing ‘types’, tumour development stages, and even patients’ sociode…


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How do you do interdisciplinarity? by Roberta Pala

Roberta Pala , July 24th, 2019


The AusSTS Interdisciplinary workshop took place at Deakin University, in Melbourne, Australia from the 3rd to the 5th of July 2019. The workshop quite literally started with a…


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I went to Switzerland and Learned about Transparency

Rex , June 7th, 2019


I was very lucky to visit Switzerland last week for the first time. I have a lot of positive things to say about the country (pluses for me:…


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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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Exploring anthropologies of medicine and health across borders at 4S 2018 by Aadita Chaudhury

Aadita Chaudhury , October 8th, 2018


This year’s annual meeting for the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) had an intriguing new component: an exhibition on the histories of STS in flux internationally,…


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A Report on the 2018 4S Conference in Sydney, Australia by Tessa Leach

Tessa Leach , September 18th, 2018


What characterises STS in different regions? What kinds of research projects, educational programs, and people are doing STS around the world? What problems exist in different regions? Can…


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Panel: “Digital Visuality” @ VANDA 2018

philbu , July 30th, 2018


PANEL “DIGITAL VISUALITY” @ Vienna Anthropology Days (VANDA) 2018 (September 19-22, 2018) Convenors: Elke Mader & Philipp Budka Thursday, 20 September 11:00-17:00 Room 4 (New Institute Building (…


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The Agroecological Prospect, Cheese Curds and Radishes

foodanthro , June 23rd, 2018


David Beriss Last week I attended the joint annual meeting of the Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society and the Association for the Study of Food and Society….


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Paper: Indigenous articulations in the digital age

philbu , May 29th, 2018


Budka, P. (2018). Indigenous articulations in the digital age: Reflections on historical developments, activist engagements and mundane practices. Paper at International Communication Association 2018…


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Agitated children, turbulent trajectories: Towards a comparison between Europe and South America – a workshop report by Álvaro Jiménez Molina

Álvaro Jiménez Molina , May 21st, 2018


This article describes the main discussions and contributions of the first workshop of the International Research Network on Disruptive Behaviours. The workshop was held at the “Centre for…


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