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Fieldsights is our short-form web publication, featuring timely interventions across a range of media. Explore Fieldsights

Bodies at War

Visual and New Media Review

Bodies at War

We welcome you to the 2020 return of the Screening Room film series. We begin our series with Emily Cohen's film Bodies at War (2015). The film centers on the l... More

Sketching toward Alternate Openings in the Field

Visual and New Media Review

Sketching toward Alternate Openings in the Field

Fieldnote-taking and writing in the field comes rife with complexities of representation, what Michael Taussig (2011, 13) has described as “that drive to get it... More

Co-authorship as Feminist Writing and Practice

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Co-authorship as Feminist Writing and Practice

This collection of essays builds on a 2018 American Anthropological Association roundtable that brought together scholars whose experiences with co-authorship i... More

Bolsonaro and the Unmaking of Brazil

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Bolsonaro and the Unmaking of Brazil

Recently Brazil became an example of the destructive forces of populist extreme-right-wing governments. Indigenous and traditional populations, the environment,... 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: 2020 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

Call for New Social Media Team Contributing Editors

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is now accepting applications for its Social Media Team, part of the SCA’s Contributing Editors Program. The program... 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