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It’s In The Syllabus

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Angela Jenks posted in Teaching Tools on with 0 comments

“What did we cover in class last week? What’s your late homework policy? When are your office hours? How will my grade be computed?” More...

Refugees and the Crisis of Europe

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Mayanthi Fernando and Cristiana Giordano posted in Hot Spots on with 0 comments

Since the beginning of 2015, an unprecedented number of people from Middle Eastern and African countries—many of them fleeing war, persecution, More...

SCA Logo Design Contest Suspended

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Darren Byler posted in SCA News on with 1 comment

Given the concerns that members of the design community have raised, the Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) has decided to suspend our More...

Introducing Dispatches

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Marcel LaFlammeOpen author orcid page in new window posted in Dispatches on with 0 comments

In my first post to the Cultural Anthropology website as the journal’s managing editor (almost a year ago now!), I wrote about the need to More...

Final Schedule for #SCA2016

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Hirokazu Miyazaki posted in SCA Meetings on with 0 comments

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is proud to share the final schedule for one of our largest-ever biennial meetings, which will take place More...

Correspondences: Ethnography

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Susan MacDougall posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

Ethnography, according to Tim Ingold (2014, 383), “has become a term so overused, both in anthropology and in contingent disciplines, that it More...

Greece is Burning

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James FaubionOpen author orcid page in new window, Eugenia Georges and Gonda Van Steen posted in Hot Spots on with 0 comments

At last judged adequately modern, Greece won the privilege of hosting the summer Olympic Games in 2004. Many analysts have pointed to the national More...

Correspondences: The Internet

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Franziska Weidle posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

The Internet is a ubiquitous part of contemporary life, yet conceptually it is impalpable and defies easy definition. For those less technically More...