AnthroPod is the podcast of the Society for Cultural Anthropology. Featuring conversations between anthropologists as well as experiments in sonic ethnography, the podcast seeks to highlight the polyphony of voices within cultural anthropology. Our episodes explore conceptual, methodological, and pedagogical issues in the discipline, while striving to make anthropology more widely accessible.

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Questions and proposals for guest-produced episodes can be sent to section editors Marios Falaris and Beth Derderian at anthropod@culanth.org.

Walking amid Wonder: Tulasi Srinivas and Namita Dharia in Conversation

Walking amid Wonder: Tulasi Srinivas and Namita Dharia in Conversation

In this episode of AnthroPod, guests Namita Dharia and Tulasi Srinivas discuss the possibilities for an anthropology of wonder. Their conversation builds out fr... More

When Fieldwork Breaks Your Heart

When Fieldwork Breaks Your Heart

In this episode of AnthroPod, guest producer Aisha Sultan considers the question: what do you do when fieldwork threatens to break your heart? While graduate se... More

(W)Rap on Gender/Sexuality

(W)Rap on Gender/Sexuality

“(W)Rap on: Gender/Sexuality” is the second episode of the (W)Rap On series at AnthroPod, which brings anthropologists into conversation with artists, activists... More

(W)rap on: Immigration

(W)rap on: Immigration

“(W)Rap on: Immigration” is the second episode of the (W)Rap On series at AnthroPod, which brings anthropologists into conversation with artists, activists, and... More

Roundtable Discussion: Reading List for a Progressive Environmental Anthropology

Roundtable Discussion: Reading List for a Progressive Environmental Anthropology

In this episode of AnthroPod, we bring you a recording of a roundtable discussion about the recently published Reading List for a Progressive Environmental Anth... More

AnthroBites: Queer Anthropology

AnthroBites: Queer Anthropology

AnthroBites is a series from the AnthroPod team, designed to make anthropology more digestible. Each episode tackles a key concept, text, or theme, and breaks i... More

(W)Rap on: Race

(W)Rap on: Race

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

AnthroPod presents The Familiar Strange: Designing Agency with Vijayendra Rao

AnthroPod presents The Familiar Strange: Designing Agency with Vijayendra Rao

The AnthroPod team is pleased to bring you a special crossover episode from the Australia-based blog and podcast The Familiar Strange. We aim to support other p... More

AnthroBites: Hunter-Gatherer Research

AnthroBites: Hunter-Gatherer Research

AnthroBites is a series from the AnthroPod team, designed to make anthropology more digestible. Each episode tackles a key concept, text, or theme, and breaks i... More

Schools, Prisons, and Blackness in America: A Conversation with Damien Sojoyner

Schools, Prisons, and Blackness in America: A Conversation with Damien Sojoyner

In this episode AnthroPod travels to the Southern California Library to speak with Damien Sojoyner, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Cal... More