Announcements

Cultural Anthropology Will Go Open Access in 2014

Publications

Cultural Anthropology Will Go Open Access in 2014

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA), a section of the American Anthropological Association (AAA), is excited to announce a groundbreaking publishing ini... More

David Graeber Awarded the 2012 Bateson Prize

Prizes

David Graeber Awarded the 2012 Bateson Prize

SCA is proud to award the fourth annual Gregory Bateson Prize to David Graeber (University of London) for his book Debt. The First 5,000 Years (Melville House).... More

Mette N. Svendsen Awarded the 2012 Cultural Horizons Prize

Prizes

Mette N. Svendsen Awarded the 2012 Cultural Horizons Prize

SCA is proud to award the seventh annual Cultural Horizons Prize to Mette N. Svendsen (University of Copenhagen) for her article "Articulating Potentiality: Not... More

Karen Strassler Awarded the 2011 Bateson Prize

Prizes

Karen Strassler Awarded the 2011 Bateson Prize

SCA is proud to award the third annual Gregory Bateson Prize to Karen Strassler (CUNY) for her book Refracted Visions: Popular Photography and National Modernit... More

Jessica Cattelino Awarded the 2011 Cultural Horizons Prize

Jessica Cattelino Awarded the 2011 Cultural Horizons Prize

SCA is proud to award the tenth annual Cultural Horizons Prize to Jessica Cattelino (UCLA) for her article "The Double Bind of American Indian Need-Based Sovere... More

Stefan Helmreich Awarded the 2010 Bateson Prize

Prizes

Stefan Helmreich Awarded the 2010 Bateson Prize

SCA is proud to award the second annual Gregory Bateson Prize to Stefan Helmreich (MIT) for his book Alien Ocean: Anthropological Voyages in Microbial Seas publ... More

Nancy Ries Awarded the 2010 Cultural Horizons Prize

Prizes

Nancy Ries Awarded the 2010 Cultural Horizons Prize

SCA is proud to award the ninth annual Cultural Horizons Prize to Nancy Ries (Colgate University) for her article "Potato Ontology: Surviving Postsocialism in R... More

Barry Saunders Awarded the 2009 Bateson Prize

Prizes

Barry Saunders Awarded the 2009 Bateson Prize

SCA is proud to award the first annual Gregory Bateson Prize to Barry F. Saunders (U North Carolina, Chapel Hill) for his book CT Suite: The Work of Diagnosis i... More

Omri Elisha Awarded the 2009 Cultural Horizons Prize

Prizes

Omri Elisha Awarded the 2009 Cultural Horizons Prize

SCA is proud to award the eighth annual Cultural Horizons Prize to Omri Elisha (Queen's College, CUNY) for his article "Moral Ambitions of Grace: The Paradox of... More

Ilana Feldman Awarded the 2008 Cultural Horizons Prize

Prizes

Ilana Feldman Awarded the 2008 Cultural Horizons Prize

SCA is proud to award the seventh annual Cultural Horizons Prize to Ilana Feldman (George Washington U) for her article "Difficult Distinctions: Refugee Law, Hu... More