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Anthropological Film Fragments from Early Twentieth-Century Mexico: A Curatorial Problem

Visual and New Media Review

Anthropological Film Fragments from Early Twentieth-Century Mexico: A Curatorial Problem

What if we approached our pedagogical and scholarly engagements with ethnographic cinemas as a series of curatorial exercises in seeing, as a practice of second... More

Anthropology and/of Mental Health Part 1

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Anthropology and/of Mental Health Part 1

In this episode, Contributing Editor Anar Parikh interviews Professor Beatriz Reyes-Foster (University of Central Florida) and Professor Rebecca J. Lester (Wash... More

Media, Images, and the Expressive Arts at AAA/CASCA 2019

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Media, Images, and the Expressive Arts at AAA/CASCA 2019

The American Anthropology Association and the Canadian Anthropology Society will co-host their yearly national conference in Vancouver, Canada, from November 20... More

Bateson Book Forum: Dust of the Zulu

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Bateson Book Forum: Dust of the Zulu

Louise Meintjes’s Dust of the Zulu: Ngoma Aesthetics After Apartheid (Duke University Press, 2017) is an ethnography of post-aparteid ngoma dance—a competitive ... More

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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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Member Voices Content Concern

Readers have expressed their concerns about an essay in Member Voices. We share these concerns, and we have removed the piece from the site. While the essays in... More

Student-Faculty Workshops at the 2019 AAA Annual Meeting

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is pleased to announce the lineup for our twelfth annual Student-Faculty Workshops, which will take place on the sid... 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