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In Whose Name?

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In Whose Name?

This series was solicited and composed by Sander Hölsgens, and went through an internal graduate student peer review process prior to publication. Hölsgens' res... More

Virtual Connections, Digital Contentions: Small Academic Meetings During the Covid-19 Pandemic

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Virtual Connections, Digital Contentions: Small Academic Meetings During the Covid-19 Pandemic

This Open Series features and invites posts that describe and address the new intellectual relationships, connections, and tensions emerging from small online a... More

Limbo

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Limbo

Somewhere amid the high-Andes mist, floating above the plane of signification, where all but one toponym is offered (the mythic El Putumayo), dust particles bea... More

The Postcard Series: Rescripting Visual Codes

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The Postcard Series: Rescripting Visual Codes

Postcards of nineteenth-century Caribbean geographies and subjugated peoples comprise a medium of domination through which colonial figures constructed themselv... 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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Incoming Editorial Collective of Cultural Anthropology

SCA is happy to announce the selection of the next editorial collective for Cultural Anthropology, who will oversee the publication of volumes 38–41 (2023–2026)... More

SCA Executive Board Endorses MES Statement on Palestine

The Society for Cultural Anthropology Executive Board has endorsed the Middle East Section (MES) of the American Anthropological Association's statement on Pale... More

Seeking Advanced Graduate Students for the Cultural Horizons Prize Jury

The Cultural Horizons Prize, awarded yearly by a jury of advanced doctoral students, honors the best article appearing in Cultural Anthropology during the prece... More