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Reflections on #displace18

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Anand Pandian posted in SCA News on with 0 comments

In the spring of 2018, the Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) organized an international conference in the form of a virtual and distributed More...

Time of Monsters

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Dominic BoyerOpen author orcid page in new window posted in Theorizing the Contemporary on with 0 comments

In her contribution to the 2016 Hot Spots series on liberalism’s contemporary crisis, Andrea Muehlebach aptly and beautifully rendered our More...

(W)Rap on: Race

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Beth Derderian and Hilary Leathem posted in AnthroPod: The SCA Podcast on with 0 comments

“(W)Rap On: Race” is the inaugural episode of the new (W)Rap On series at AnthroPod, which brings anthropologists into conversation with More...

Hormones

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Sandra Bärnreuther posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

Omnipresent and versatile, hormones shape what it means to be human in fundamental ways. Hormones are often described as signaling molecules or More...

Call for New Contributing Editors

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Julia Sizek posted in SCA News on with 0 comments

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is now accepting applications to its Contributing Editors Program, which is celebrating its tenth More...

Speaking Volumes

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Franck BilléOpen author orcid page in new window posted in Theorizing the Contemporary on with 0 comments

Having engaged with the recent volumetric turn in architecture and political geography, anthropologists are increasingly concerned with realms such as More...

Teaching about Rape in Troubled Times

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Richard Handler, Ida Hoequist and Xinyan Peng posted in Teaching Tools on with 0 comments

In the fall of 2016, we taught an introductory undergraduate anthropology course titled “Culture, Gender, and Violence” at the University More...

Open Access, Open Minds

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Anand Pandian posted in Dispatches on with 0 comments

There’s a couplet in the Tirukkural, the sixth-century Tamil ethical treatise from south India, which speaks beautifully to the philosophy of More...

Justice

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Jessica CooperOpen author orcid page in new window posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

We think we know what injustice feels like. We can identify moments in our own lives that felt like oppression, like the refusal of freedom, like a More...