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The Ontological Spin


David Bond and Lucas Bessire posted in Commentary on with 4 comments

Commentary is a forum for responses, elaborations, and reflections on material published in Cultural Anthropology. The journal editors welcome More...

Field Notes on Sports


Sertaç Sehlikoğlu posted in Field Notes on with 0 comments

Sport has recently attracted close ethnographic interest as an object of discipline, a realm of popular culture through spectatorship, and through the More...

The Politics of Ontology


Martin Holbraad and Morten Axel Pedersen posted in Theorizing the Contemporary on with 4 comments

Much energy has been devoted over the last decade to the so-called ontological turn in the social sciences, and in anthropology in particular. A More...

Protesting Democracy in Brazil


Alexander S. Dent and Rosana Pinheiro-Machado posted in Hot Spots on with 0 comments

What exactly happened in Brazil during June and July, 2013? What started as a protest over an increase in bus fares grew into something much larger, More...

SCA Events at AAA 2013


Grant Jun Otsuki posted in SCA News on with 0 comments

Join us in Chicago for our annual Culture@Large session, this year with W.J.T. Mitchell, student-faculty workshops, SCA's business meeting, and much More...

Field Notes: Aging


Fayana Richards posted in Field Notes on with 0 comments

This month, SCA’s Fieldnotes series invites four scholars to consider the theme of aging. What has anthropology contributed to the study of More...

July and August Digest


Jonah S. Rubin posted in Anthro Happenings on with 0 comments

SCA Announcements / News SCA bids a fond farewell to managing editor Ali Kenner who is stepping down after five years of dedicated service. We wish More...