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Ethnographic Refusals, Unruly Latinidades

Sarah Soliz , January 26th, 2022


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The New Death: Mortality and Death Care in the Twenty-First Century

Sarah Soliz , January 20th, 2022


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Learning from Desert Dwellers: Patty Limerick and C. J. Alvarez on Life in a Desert Nation

Sarah Soliz , November 3rd, 2021


Drought is now a way of life. As a result, argue Patty Limerick and C. J. Alvarez in their recent Washington Post article, people throughou…


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How to Publish Your First Book: SAR Press Talks to Rashmi Sadana

Sarah Soliz , October 28th, 2021


The mission of SAR Press encompasses not only publishing research at the forefront of anthropology and Southwest and Native studies, but al…


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Scholar, Mentor, Trailblazer: Linda Cordell’s Influence on Contemporary Archaeology

Sarah Soliz , October 19th, 2021


Guest post by Emily Santhanam, SAR Anne Ray Intern 2020–2021   Women in archaeology have come a long way. They now comprise half of al…


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Resident Scholar Profile: 2021–2022 Weatherhead Fellow Benjamin Junge

Sarah Soliz , October 13th, 2021


Fieldwork is much more than just collecting data. —Ben Junge “Brazil has been a p…


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2021 Resident Scholars Colloquium Series

Meredith Davidson , September 14th, 2021


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SAR Scholar Alumni in the National Press

Sarah Soliz , September 9th, 2021


When selecting resident scholars from the many who apply, SAR places special emphasis on applicants’ demonstrated ability to write in…


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“A new phase in the old struggle”: Trumpism and the Fight for Latinx Citizenship

Sarah Soliz , August 31st, 2021


My father tells a story about growing up in the hill country of Texas in the forties and fifties. The train station downtown had a drinking…


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How to Publish Your First Book: SAR Press Talks to Robert Caldwell

Sarah Soliz , July 9th, 2021


The mission of SAR Press encompasses not only publishing research at the forefront of anthropology and Southwest and Native studies, but al…


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SAR Press Top Reads: Place, Environment, and Change

Sarah Soliz , June 11th, 2021


When life seems to be changing day by day, if not hour by hour, we look to sources of information that we have come to know and trust….


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Rethinking National Parks

Meredith Davidson , May 28th, 2021


Post by SAR president, Michael F. Brown Anthropologist, novelist, and SAR’s Katrin H. Lamon resident scholar of 2015–1…


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Designs and Anthropologies: Frictions and Affinities

Sarah Soliz , May 18th, 2021


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How to Publish Your First Book: SAR Press Talks to Alina Méndez

Sarah Soliz , May 5th, 2021


The mission of SAR Press encompasses not only publishing research at the forefront of anthropology and Southwest and Native studies, but al…


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Trumpism, Mexican America, and the Struggle for Latinx Citizenship

Sarah Soliz , April 26th, 2021


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How to Publish Your First Book: SAR Press Talks to John Arroyo

Sarah Soliz , April 8th, 2021


The mission of SAR Press encompasses not only publishing research at the forefront of anthropology and Southwest and Native studies, but al…


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The Pandemic Shift: The School for Advanced Research Annual Report

Sarah Soliz , April 1st, 2021


Historian C. J. Alvarez came to SAR to work on a project exploring the US-Mexico border as a bioregion and to challenge, through his writin…


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SAR Press Top Reads: Indigenous Identity

Sarah Soliz , March 9th, 2021


Lara Evans, Water Keeps Moving, from the Directions for Home series, 2008. Digital print. Courtesy of the artist.     Created wi…


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“It all starts with landscape”: SAR Scholars’ Recent and Upcoming Reflections on Chaco Canyon

Sarah Soliz , February 10th, 2021


Chaco Canyon was the center of a thriving Pueblo society from 800 to 1250 CE, including dozens of magnificent great house structures, nume…


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The Equitable Transformation of Communities: A Conversation with John Arroyo

Sarah Soliz , January 22nd, 2021


The future of working with newcomer immigrant populations and serving them also means understanding the needs of extant populations: being…


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Summer Scholar Colloquium: Nicholas Barron Brings the History of Anthropology into the Present

Sarah Soliz , January 8th, 2021


In November 1981, anthropologists and tribal representatives gathered on the Pascua Pueblo Yaqui Reservation in southern Arizona for the 89…


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Looking Forward, Looking Back

Meredith Davidson , January 1st, 2021


Looking Forward, Looking Back …


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SAR Press Conversations: What Do Ancient Empires Teach Us about the Modern World?

Sarah Soliz , November 24th, 2020


Empires have profoundly shaped societies around the world for thousands of years. Yet scholarship often portrays imperialism as the result…


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SAR Resident Scholar Colloquium Preview: Stephen Sullivan Listens to the Soundscapes of Gentrification

Sarah Soliz , November 13th, 2020


My project is less interested in the so-called problem of noise than understanding urban neighborhood sounds more capaciously as social ph…


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