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Out of the Ordinary: A Review of The Hundreds

Visual and New Media Review

Out of the Ordinary: A Review of The Hundreds

Perhaps a theory orders the world; perhaps poetry disrupts it . . . Perhaps The Hundreds (Duke University Press, 2019)—Lauren Berlant and Kathleen Stewart’s col... More

China’s Respiratory Communities

Member Voices

China’s Respiratory Communities

“It’s always busier here when the pollution is bad,” Lili, a community engagement coordinator, told me. Worried I would not be able to find the place, she had w... More

Reimagining the Annual Meeting for an Era of Radical Climate Change

Member Voices

Reimagining the Annual Meeting for an Era of Radical Climate Change

This is less a blog post than a virtual and distributed happening. We bring you the account of a roundtable at the November 2019 AAA/CASCA Annual Meeting in Van... More

Anthropological Film Fragments from Early Twentieth-Century Mexico: A Curatorial Problem

Visual and New Media Review

Anthropological Film Fragments from Early Twentieth-Century Mexico: A Curatorial Problem

What if we approached our pedagogical and scholarly engagements with ethnographic cinemas as a series of curatorial exercises in seeing, as a practice of second... 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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Member Voices Content Concern

Readers have expressed their concerns about an essay in Member Voices. We share these concerns, and we have removed the piece from the site. While the essays in... More

Student-Faculty Workshops at the 2019 AAA Annual Meeting

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is pleased to announce the lineup for our twelfth annual Student-Faculty Workshops, which will take place on the sid... More

Distribute 2020

The Society for Cultural Anthropology and the Society for Visual Anthropology are excited to bring to you our second carbon-neutral biennial conference: Distrib... More