“Back to School” Field Trip to the Chicago Field Museum

Today’s guest blog post is by Kamela Heyward-Rotimi. Kamela Heyward-Rotimi is a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for African and African American Research at Duke University.  She is a visiting research scholar in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria, and is an adjunct affiliate in the Department of Anthropology … Continue reading “Back to School” Field Trip to the Chicago Field Museum

Austerity, Inequality, and Resistance in the Urban Midwest – Installation today!

Have you added this Installation to your personal scheduler yet? Add this one this afternoon: Sponsored by the Society for North American Anthropology Austerity, Inequality, and Resistance in the Urban Midwest: A Community/Activist Dialogue In light of the recent placement of Detroit and other Michigan cities in receivership as well as the battles over public … Continue reading Austerity, Inequality, and Resistance in the Urban Midwest – Installation today!

Austerity, Inequality, and Resistance in the Urban Midwest

Have you added this Installation to your personal scheduler yet? It is one not to miss. Sponsored by the Society for North American Anthropology Austerity, Inequality, and Resistance in the Urban Midwest: A Community/Activist Dialogue In light of the recent placement of Detroit and other Michigan cities in receivership as well as the battles over … Continue reading Austerity, Inequality, and Resistance in the Urban Midwest

Going to Chicago? Hotel Room Discounts end tomorrow – Book Now!

The deadline to book your hotel at a discounted rate is this Wednesday, October 23rd.  The 112th Annual Meeting in Chicago will be held November 20-24, 2013. Scholarly sessions and special events will take place at the Chicago Hilton, Renaissance Blackstone and Essex Inn. Two more hotels have been recently added to help accommodate attendees.  … Continue reading Going to Chicago? Hotel Room Discounts end tomorrow – Book Now!

Going to Chicago? Hotel Room Discounts end 10/23 – Book Now!

The deadline to book your hotel at a discounted rate is this Wednesday, October 23rd.  The 112th Annual Meeting in Chicago will be held November 20-24, 2013. Scholarly sessions and special events will take place at the Chicago Hilton, Renaissance Blackstone and Essex Inn. Two more hotels have been recently added to help accommodate attendees.  … Continue reading Going to Chicago? Hotel Room Discounts end 10/23 – Book Now!