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Multispecies Care in the Sixth Extinction

Theorizing the Contemporary

Multispecies Care in the Sixth Extinction

The rapid spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus reminds us, once more, of the porous boundaries between species, and the social and ecological disasters of growth-driv... More

Spirits and Substances of Modernity: An Interview with Andrea Wright

Supplementals

Spirits and Substances of Modernity: An Interview with Andrea Wright

In the following author interview, Andrea Wright reflects on her ethnographic and historical engagements with Indian labor migration to the Gulf. While flows of... More

Digitally Mediated Intimacies: An Interview with Molly Hales

Supplementals

Digitally Mediated Intimacies: An Interview with Molly Hales

Robyn Taylor-Neu: You outline in your article how you’re departing from detachment models and how these models seemingly haunt the discourse, so I’m interested ... More

Trembling Mountain

Visual and New Media Review

Trembling Mountain

Om mani padme hum. Om mani padme hum. Om mani padme hum. Gyalpo chants in a low vibration, twisting and smoothing the beads on his mala, touching them to his ... 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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Submissions Open for a Hot Spots Series on American Fascism

“Every age has its own fascism,” Primo Levi famously wrote in his essay, “A Past We Thought Would Never Return.” “And we see the warning signs wherever the conc... More

SCA Contributing Editors Program: Call for Applications

Thank you for your interest. The application for new Contributing Editors is now closed. The next cohort will be selected in the fall of 2022.The Society for Cu... More

Savannah Shange, Miyarrka Media, and Alan Klima Awarded the 2020 Gregory Bateson Book Prizes

Deciding to honor the ethic of shared leadership and collective praxis that underpins many contemporary Black and Indigenous social movements, and to emphasi... More