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Anthropologists as Public Intellectuals: Ruth Behar in Conversation with Kristen Ghodsee

Anthropologists as Public Intellectuals: Ruth Behar in Conversation with Kristen Ghodsee

This episode of AnthroPod features Ruth Behar in conversation with Kristen Ghodsee about how anthropologists can be public intellectuals: They discuss how can a... More

The Screening Room

Visual and New Media Review

The Screening Room

We welcome you to the re-launching of the Society for Cultural Anthropology’s film series, The Screening Room. In this new incarnation, we have curated a set of... More

Ghosts and Numbers

Visual and New Media Review

Ghosts and Numbers

We welcome you to the newest iteration of The Screening Room film series! For our inaugural film we have selected Alan Klima's Ghosts and Numbers, a film that m... More

Making Violence Visible: An Interview with Samuel Mark Anderson

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Making Violence Visible: An Interview with Samuel Mark Anderson

Scott Ross (SR): In your article you introduce the notion of a “politics by prospection” which, in its many different forms, involves processes of diagnosis, re... 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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Call for Entries: 2019 Gregory Bateson Book Prize

The Gregory Bateson Book Prize is awarded each year by the Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA), one of the largest sections of the American Anthropological ... More

Advanced Graduate Students Needed for the Cultural Horizons Prize Jury

For nearly three decades, the Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) has been distinguished by one of the largest graduate student memberships of any section o... More

Persistence in Digital Publishing, or, Where's My Post?

Amid the enthusiastic responses to the launch of the new SCA website yesterday, we've heard from some authors who are concerned about dead links to posts publis... More