2011 AAA Annual Meeting CWA Sessions Now Available on Vimeo

The Committee on World Anthropologies (CWA) has set up a series of videos via Vimeo, that were taped at the 2011 Annual Meeting. The five sessions are of interest to members, especially those concerned with world anthropologies and hegemony, and highlight work being done outside the United States with a global, non hierarchical perspective: Non-Hegemonic … Continue reading 2011 AAA Annual Meeting CWA Sessions Now Available on Vimeo

Learn about Digital Audio Field Recording for Ethnography

This full-day AAA workshop (4-0325) at the Annual Meeting in Montreal on Friday, November 18, will thoroughly address both digital audio field recording options as well as best practices for digital preservation. AAA is pleased to sponsor this workshop by Andy Kolovos, the Vermont Folklife Center’s archivist and staff folklorist. He’s run this workshop at other … Continue reading Learn about Digital Audio Field Recording for Ethnography

Going to the Annual Meeting? Try Montreal’s Famous Bagels!

Did you know that Montréal is famous for its bagels? If you’re already registered for the AAA 2011 Annual Meeting, you most likely will try one of these delicacies while in Montreal. Montréal bagels are actually different from New York and Toronto bagels.  They are made with eggs and are baked in wood ovens. In … Continue reading Going to the Annual Meeting? Try Montreal’s Famous Bagels!

Anthropologists Will Come to Montreal in Record Numbers

AAA will host its 110th Annual Meeting this November in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. Members and non-members alike were encouraged to submit proposals for this year’s scholarly sessions. This year’s call for papers has just ended with a historically high number of 4,510 submissions. Proposal topics embrace the meeting theme of “Traces, Tidemarks and Legacies” through … Continue reading Anthropologists Will Come to Montreal in Record Numbers

Last Day to Submit Your Proposal for the 2011 AAA Annual Meeting

 Today is the last day to submit your proposal for the 2011 Annual Meeting in Montreal. The proposal deadline is April 15, 2011, 5:00 p.m. ET. All submitters will receive confirmation of completed proposals by email. Notice of acceptance/rejection will be sent in early July 2011. Log on to AnthroGateway to register for the Annual Meeting, … Continue reading Last Day to Submit Your Proposal for the 2011 AAA Annual Meeting