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HandsOn: Touching the Digital Planet

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HandsOn: Touching the Digital Planet

HandsOn is about the extraordinary ways our fingers and hands sense, guide, and grip our digital world. In this series we examine the tensions and connections b... More

What I Wish Someone Taught Me When I Applied to My PhD: Considerations for Professors of Incoming (International) Students

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What I Wish Someone Taught Me When I Applied to My PhD: Considerations for Professors of Incoming (International) Students

Fall is here and the new academic year has started. Three years ago, this coincided with my first active steps towards applying to a doctoral program in sociocu... More

Teaching Anthropological Theory: Reflections on Course Design and Pedagogy

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Teaching Anthropological Theory: Reflections on Course Design and Pedagogy

Reflections on Learning Theory I have served as an anthropology lecturer at Chapman University in Orange, California, since 2013. During that time, I have had t... More

Teaching Ethnographic Methods with Progressive Dystopia

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Teaching Ethnographic Methods with Progressive Dystopia

Savannah Shange’s Progressive Dystopia presents an ethnography of Robeson Justice Academy, a San Francisco school distinctive for its explicit espousal of a soc... More

Cultural Anthropology

Established in 1986, the peer-reviewed journal of the SCA has expanded the boundaries of the discipline and brokered new engagements with adjacent fields. Committed to innovation in scholarly communication, the journal went open access in 2014.

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The 2022 [email protected] Distinguished Lecture with Neferti X. M. Tadiar

Please join us for:The 2022 [email protected] Distinguished Lecture with Neferti X. M. Tadiar"Milieus of Capital, Ambient Splendor" Nov 12, 2022 12:15 PM Pacific ... More

Daniela Giudici awarded the 2022 Cultural Horizons Prize

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is happy to announce that the 2022 winner of the annual Cultural Horizons Prize is Daniela Giudici for the article, ... More

M. Bianet Castellanos, Hilda Llorens and Elan Abrell Awarded the 2022 Gregory Bateson Book Prize

Deciding to honor significant, ethnographically rich, and beautifully written books that address the urgent issues of our time and our discipline, the jury awar... More