Book Your Annual Meeting Hotel at a Discount

The 2014 Annual Meeting will take place at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel and Omni Shoreham Hotel. Both hotels will host scholarly panels and roundtables, special events, and other activities during the week-long conference. AAA has negotiated special rates for AAA attendees at both hotels. Reservations can be made online via the links below. These … Continue reading Book Your Annual Meeting Hotel at a Discount

Call for Submissions – Ethnographic Terminalia

Today’s guest blog post is by Fiona McDonald. Submission deadline: September 5th, 2014 to ethnographicterminalia@gmail.com We seek projects in any medium for inclusion in Ethnographic Terminalia 2014––The Bureau of Memories: Archives and Ephemera. This theme (two sides of the same coin) invites reflection on the archive and its discontents. Washington’s identity as the seat of … Continue reading Call for Submissions – Ethnographic Terminalia

Annual Meeting Dialogue on Israel-Palestine

Today’s blog post is by AAA Executive Director Dr. Edward Liebow. Because violence begets violence, I have recently been looking for a better way (without bullets) to say ‘there’s no silver bullet’ to acknowledge the palpable absence of any simple remedy to the intractable latest episode in a decades-long Israeli/ Palestinian conflict. Indeed, in recent … Continue reading Annual Meeting Dialogue on Israel-Palestine

Book Your Annual Meeting Hotel at a Discount

The 2014 Annual Meeting will take place at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel and Omni Shoreham Hotel. Both hotels will host scholarly panels and roundtables, special events, and other activities during the week-long conference. AAA has negotiated special rates for AAA attendees at both hotels. Reservations can be made online via the links below. These … Continue reading Book Your Annual Meeting Hotel at a Discount

Annual Meeting Call for Papers – April 15 Deadline Reminder

The 2014 AAA Annual Meeting Call for Papers embraces this year’s meeting theme Producing Anthropology. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with the broad range of program changes designed to enhance the Annual Meeting experience and better meet the needs of our members and attendees. Click here for step by step instructions on the … Continue reading Annual Meeting Call for Papers – April 15 Deadline Reminder

Know Before You Vote – Resolution on Contingent and Part-Time Academic Labor

A special message from AAA Secretary, Dr. Margaret Buckner: At the November 2013 business meeting in Chicago, the Committee on Labor Relations submitted a resolution on contingent and part-time academic labor.  Though it was unanimously approved, there wasn’t a quorum at the meeting, so, in accordance with AAA bylaws, the resolution went to the Executive … Continue reading Know Before You Vote – Resolution on Contingent and Part-Time Academic Labor