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“God, I miss fruit”: Student food insecurity on Australian campuses

foodanthro , April 25th, 2022


Produce, photo by David Beriss Jane Dyson, Craig Jeffrey, Gyorgy Scrinis and Sara Guest (The University of Melbourne) University and college food insecurity is a flourishing area of…


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Myanmar anthropologists dismissed

standplaatswereld , June 16th, 2021


By Maaike Matelski – In this picture, anthropology students from Yangon University show the ‘three fingers salute’ for democracy. Students and university staff across Myanmar have been protesti…


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APLA Graduate Student Paper Prize 2021

randiirwin , April 7th, 2021


The APLA Board invites individuals who are students in a graduate degree-granting program (including M.A., Ph.D., J.D., LL.M., S.J.D. etc.) to send papers centering…


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Building Collaborative Habits, Establishing Sustaining Relations: What is the Role of a Scholarly Society Today?

Angela Okune , March 23rd, 2021


For decades, the in-person academic conference has been a core aspect of the scholarly society’s mandate and programming. But the disruption COVID-19 has brought to in-person travel has…


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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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“Actually it’s pretty chill”: taking and giving online education

standplaatswereld , January 27th, 2021


by Anne and Freek Colombijn The Corona lockdown has forced schools and universities to switch to online teaching. While we recognize the often justified complaints voiced by many…


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We started a podcast!

standplaatswereld , October 16th, 2020


Standplaats Wereld is expanding with a new component. We will continue to marvel you with our stories, but from now on, we will also explore them in the…


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You have to strike, assholes!!! #PostCoronaUniversity

Alessandro Chidichimo , June 18th, 2020


You ask, “What concrete actions can we take?” You have to strike, assholes! We need to take the example of Aboubakar Soumaoro in Italy, who organized the 21…


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Interview with Ishani Dasgupta, 2019 Graduate Student Paper Prize Winner

randiirwin , June 5th, 2020


Ishani Dasgupta (PhD Candidate, University of Pennsylvania) was awarded APLA’s 2019 Graduate Student Paper Prize for her paper…


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SAFN Student Awards, 2020

foodanthro , May 27th, 2020


Students! Have you been doing research or writing on food and nutrition? Would you like fame, recognition, and money for your efforts? The Society for the Anthropology of…


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Haunted: Spirits and the Agency of the No Longer in Niger #Afterlives

Adeline Masquelier , May 13th, 2020


In Niger one frequently hears that schools, specifically secondary schools, are haunted. Briefly put, this means that some schools are teeming with spirits, most of whom pose a…


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Call for APLA Graduate Student Representative!

randiirwin , May 2nd, 2020


The Association for Political and Legal Anthropology (APLA) is currently accepting applications for a third Graduate Student Representative to the section’s Board of Directors. The successful applican…


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APLA Graduate Student Paper Prize 2020

randiirwin , April 6th, 2020


The APLA Board invites individuals who are students in a graduate degree-granting program (including M.A., Ph.D., J.D., LL.M., S.J.D. etc.) to send papers centering on the analysis of political…


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The Flygskam Scam

Ethnographer | Ecographer , November 12th, 2019


In reading and thinking about my eco-anxiety, I’ve recently learned of a Swedish neologism that describes a new way of thinking about air travel: flygskam: flight guilt. I…


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Graduate Student Workshops at AAAs

randiirwin , August 23rd, 2019


Each year during the AAA meetings, the Association for Political and Legal Anthropology (APLA) sponsors a series of special workshops in which small groups of graduate students and…


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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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APLA Graduate Student Paper Prize 2019

randiirwin , April 21st, 2019


The APLA Board invites individuals who are students in a graduate degree-granting program (including M.A., Ph.D., J.D., LL.M., S.J.D. etc.) to send papers centering on the analysis…


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APLA Graduate Representatives

randiirwin , March 22nd, 2019


The Association for Political and Legal Anthropology (APLA) is currently accepting applications for a third Graduate Representative to the section’s Board of Directors. The successful applicant will…..


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Book and Paper Prize Winners!

randiirwin , October 26th, 2018


The Association for Political and Legal Anthropology is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Book Prize and Graduate Student Paper Prize competitions. Join us at the…


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Call for PoLAR Digital Editorial Fellows

randiirwin , October 24th, 2018


In 2012, PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review launched the Digital Editorial Fellows (def) Program for graduate students interested in enhancing their knowledge and experience in scholarly e…


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Heike Becker: “Global 1968” on the African continent

Focaal Web Editor , February 9th, 2018


Fifty years after student protests shook much of the Cold War world, in the “West” and in the “East,” “Global 1968” has become the catchphrase to describe these…


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Graduation speech Class 2016/2017

standplaatswereld , October 18th, 2017


By Dominique van de Kamp         During the pre-master of Social and Cultural Anthropology, we followed a course called “Core themes of Anthropology,” by Ton Salman….


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The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatter Syllabus, Week 31: Adia Benton on Public Health, Ebola and Black Lives on Both Sides of the Atlantic

smulla16 , May 17th, 2017


The editors of Anthropoliteia are happy to continue an ongoing series The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, which will mobilize anthropological work as a pedagogical exercise addressin…


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The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatter Syllabus, Week 28: Michelle Stewart, Towards Accomplices not Allies—in the Classroom and the Streets

michellestewart1 , April 20th, 2017


The editors of Anthropoliteia are happy to continue an ongoing series The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, which will mobilize anthropological work as a pedagogical exercise addressin…


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