Tag: Resources

Het doodlopend pad naar de brede avenue: Lithium in Bolivia

standplaatswereld , May 26th, 2022


Door Ton Salman  Je kunt de patstelling op meerdere manieren formuleren: je bent een land met een lange en wrange geschiedenis van plundering van je rijke natuurlijke hulpbronnen,…


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Resources for Ukrainian Scholars

randiirwin , March 11th, 2022


APLA has compiled a list resources for Ukrainian scholars in an attempt to create a simple, accessible, and comprehensive list of support services and placements for those in…


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Harnessing Indeterminacy: The Technopolitics of Hydrocarbon Prospects

Zeynep Oguz , July 20th, 2021


A drillship in the sea. Resource: Unsplash. Amidst an international crisis sparked by the scandalous confessions of a mafia boss and a pollution and climate change-triggered marine disaster…


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Recruiting: APLA Junior-Senior Mentoring

randiirwin , February 5th, 2021


We are now recruiting mentors and mentees for the APLA Junior-Senior Mentor Program!


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Digital, Online & Remote Ethnography – Reading List (Selection)

digitalethnography , September 11th, 2020


A selection of texts and other resources on digital, online and remote ethnography, compiled by Philipp Budka. Books, Book Chapters, Journal Articles & Reviews: Baym, N. (2010). Person…


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Statement and Resources

randiirwin , June 11th, 2020


The Association for Political and Legal Anthropology (APLA)  condemns the recent reprehensible killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, David McAtee, Tony McDade, and so many other…


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AAA Annual Meeting 2020 CFPs

randiirwin , February 12th, 2020


The 2020 AAA Annual Meeting, will be held November 18 – November 22 in St. Louis, Missouri. If you are looking for panelists for your session or looking for…


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APLA at the AAAs: Early Career Mentoring

randiirwin , August 6th, 2019


APLA is hosting a series of events for individuals who are attending the joint meeting of the American Anthropological Association and the Canadian Anthropology Society in Vancouver…


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Freetown – tangible progress, by Mats Utas

Mats Utas , May 24th, 2019


Kushe-o (hello) – entering Eastern parts of Freetown in the late afternoon New roads and through fares, broadened streets, less traffic congestion, paved streets, a toll road making…


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#AcademicTwitter: A How-To Guide for Anthropologists

Footnotes Editor , March 8th, 2019


[Footnotes is excited to present a guest post by Jules Weiss. Jules Weiss (they/them pronouns) is a 2nd year MA student in Applied Anthropology at Oregon State University….


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AAA/CASCA 2019 Annual Meeting CFPs

randiirwin , March 7th, 2019


Abstracts for the AAA Annual Meeting must be submitted by 3 p.m. EST on April 10th. If you are looking for panelists for your session or looking for a panel…


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Decanonizing Anthropology

Footnotes Editor , February 15th, 2019


Reworking the History of Social Theory for 21st Century Anthropology: A Syllabus Project Authors: Rebecca Renee Buell, Samuel Burns, Zhuo Chen, Lisa Grabinsky, Argenis Hurtado Moreno, Katherine S…


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Call For Papers – DeLillo and Environments: American Literature Association 2019

Paul Burch , October 21st, 2018


There is an exciting upcoming opportunity for Americanists, Environmental Humanities specialists, and scholars of Don DeLillo.  From May 23-26 the American Literature Association will be hosting a con…


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Disciplinary Violence

Alexandra Frankel , May 10th, 2018


#MeToo is an opening for change—but can anthropologists look beyond the media moment to confront sexual violence and transform the discipline? Those who speak up to share stories…


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#AnthroForward Post-Election Resources

Anne Kelsey , December 15th, 2016


On December 7th the AAA asked our members to join us in a live discussion on Twitter to share post-election resources and suggest ways we can proactively engage in…


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That Almost Finished Journal Article: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

aaaguestcontributor , November 2nd, 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 Jaida…


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Theory and Praxis in Decolonizing the National Historic Preservation Act: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

aaaguestcontributor , October 31st, 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 Kurt…


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Teaching AAA 2016: “The Authority of Number: On Evidence in Statecraft”

aaaguestcontributor , October 7th, 2016


This is the sixth post in our blog series designed to help you link your teaching with the 2016 Annual Meeting theme, Evidence, Accident, Discovery. The series offers relevant teaching resources…


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Teaching AAA 2016: Experts on Trial

Anne Kelsey , June 24th, 2016


This is the second post in our blog series designed to help you link your teaching with the 2016 Annual Meeting theme, Evidence, Accident, Discovery. The series offers relevant teaching…


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Teaching AAA 2016: Indexes and Icons

Anne Kelsey , June 7th, 2016


TEACHING THE 2016 AAA ANNUAL MEETING THEME: EVIDENCE, ACCIDENT, DISCOVERY Have you considered linking your teaching with the 2016 Annual Meeting theme, Evidence, Accident, Discovery? This new blog…


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Applied Careers for Anthropologists: Job Search Strategies and Tips at the AAA Annual Meeting

Anne Kelsey , August 21st, 2015


Dr. Fatimah Williams Castro gives AAA blog readers the inside scoop on her professional development workshop at the 2015 Annual Meeting. NAPA Workshop: Applied Careers for Anthropologists: Job Search…


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AAA Appoints Jeff Martin as New Director of Communications and Public Affairs

Andrew R , March 27th, 2015


The American Anthropological Association (AAA) has appointed Jeff Martin, a communications veteran with more than 25 years experience in the field, as the Association’s new director, communications an…


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Webinar Wednesday March 18: Applied Anthropology in the National Parks

Andrew R , March 13th, 2015


As the National Park Service (NPS) approaches its centennial in 2016, the NPS Cultural Anthropology and Archeology Programs continue to engage in research with deep roots in communities…


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