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Ethnography is Key for Computer-to-Computer Communication that Enhances Veteran Experiences

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Ethnography is Key for Computer-to-Computer Communication that Enhances Veteran Experiences

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is using ethnographic approaches to designing Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that connect more than nine mill... More

Becoming Sensor in the Planthroposcene: An Interview with Natasha Myers

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Becoming Sensor in the Planthroposcene: An Interview with Natasha Myers

Situated at the intersection of anthropology, art, ecology, and activism, Becoming Sensor is a research-creation collaboration between filmmaker and dancer Ayel... More

Syllabus Archive: Critical Ethnographies

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Syllabus Archive: Critical Ethnographies

What is ethnography, and how do we teach about ethnography/ethnographies so that students understand the complexity of analysis? There have been many scholars w... More

Syllabus Archive Project: An Introduction

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Syllabus Archive Project: An Introduction

As someone newly immersed in a university teaching environment after shedding my role as a graduate student, I was excited, yet unsure of how to approach design... 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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Society for Cultural Anthropology in Solidarity with Black Lives and the Association of Black Anthropologists

The recent murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and Ahmaud Arbery are abhorrent, and they are only the most recent incidents of long-standing a... More

Radhika Govindrajan Awarded the 2019 Bateson Prize

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is proud to award the eleventh annual Gregory Bateson Prize to Radhika Govindrajan for Animal Intimacies: Interspeci... More

Sarah Luna Awarded the 2019 Cultural Horizons Prize

The Society for Cultural Anthropology is happy to announce that the winner of the 2019 Cultural Horizons Prize is Sarah Luna (Tufts University) for her articl... More