We are excited to start the New Year off with several exclusive member-only programs and discounts. In an effort to continue to provide future anthropologists with access to practical knowledge, we partnered with UMB Bank to offer a AAA Visa credit card. 100% of all royalties will support the AAA Intern Program which offers two … Continue reading Exclusive Programs & Discounts for Members Only
The American Anthropological Association is pleased to announce that together with CASCA (Canadian Anthropology Society/Société canadienne d’anthropologie), we will hold a joint conference November 20-24, 2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia. This conference will allow for the development of multiple forms of collaboration between the two associations. We are grateful to the joint committee whose work … Continue reading AAA & CASCA To Hold Joint Conference in 2019
AAA President Monica Heller releases public statement on police practices in the United States and calls upon anthropologists to help create equitable policing: In the United States, too many black Americans are killed by officers of the law. As anthropologists, we must speak out whenever our common humanity gives way to discrimination, prejudice and violence. … Continue reading AAA Statement on Police Practices
DEPARTMENT OF HISPANIC STUDIES TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN UNIVERSITY PULLING TOGETHER OR PULLING APART IDENTITY AND NATIONHOOD • SPAIN, EUROPE, THE WEST 25 – 27 June 2015 CALL FOR PAPERS Increasing globalisation highlights the need to revisit the upsurge of Nationalism, and this three-day interdisciplinary conference will provide a forum for debate on sovereignty, nationhood, identity, … Continue reading Department of Hispanic Studies Trinitiy College Dublin University: Pulling together or Pulling Apart (Call for Papers)
December 17, 2014: Mastering the Campus Visit with Karen Kelsky Dr. Karen Kelsky is the founder and principal of The Professor Is In, a blog and business dedicated to helping Ph.D.s turn their advanced degrees into jobs. A former R1 tenured professor in Anthropology, and department head in the Humanities, Dr. Karen demystifies the unspoken … Continue reading December 17, 2014: Mastering the Campus Visit with Karen Kelsky
Guest blog post by AAA member, Steven Caton (Harvard U). I have not been a fan of boycotts in the past, so why did I change my mind? The Gaza war in June and the continuing settlement finally made me reconsider. All the hand wringing over the Palestinians and pronouncements critical of Israel and its … Continue reading “Why I signed” (the petition for academic boycott of Israeli institutions)
I’m sure you’ve all be waiting with baited breath for the official release of this year’s annual meeting mobile application. There are quite a few search-ability enhancements you’ll all appreciate. Be sure to take advantage of the communication and scheduling options as well. I wanted to take some time specifically to address an issue we … Continue reading The 2014 Annual Meeting Mobile App has arrived!