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The Governance and (Bio)Economization of Migrant Lives: An Interview with Dr. Marthe Achtnich

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The Governance and (Bio)Economization of Migrant Lives: An Interview with Dr. Marthe Achtnich

This post should be read alongside the Colloquy edited by Marthe Achtnich, in particular Marthe Achtnich's two articles “Mobile Livings: On the Bioeconomies of ... More

Graphic Ethnography on the Rise

Theorizing the Contemporary

Graphic Ethnography on the Rise

We are witnessing a new wave of ethnographic, multimodal creativity inspired by comics, graphic novels, and creative visual arts. The growth of this "graphic-et... More

Ethnographic Experiments for Undergraduates: Reflections from The Ethnography Lab at the University of Toronto

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Ethnographic Experiments for Undergraduates: Reflections from The Ethnography Lab at the University of Toronto

Watching and analyzing TikTok viral videos, walking and engaging with students on campus, and attending meetings of a particular social movement are examples of... More

What Does It Mean to Teach Anthropology? An Invitation

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What Does It Mean to Teach Anthropology? An Invitation

What do we mean when we talk about teaching anthropology? More often than not, we refer specifically to university contexts, lecture halls, discussion sections,... 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 Applications: Social Media Contributing Editors

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is still accepting applications to its Social Media Team, part of SCA’s Contributing Editors (CE) Program. The new d... More

Submissions Open for a Hot Spots Series, "After Roe"

On June 24, 2022 in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a conservative supermajority of the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the court’s rulings in Roe v... More

Call for Applications: AnthroPod Contributing Editors

AnthroPod, the podcast of the Society for Cultural Anthropology, is seeking graduate students to join the Contributing Editors (CE) team. Featuring conversatio... More