It’s In The Syllabus


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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...

Digital Ontology


Hannah Knox and Antonia Walford posted in Theorizing the Contemporary on with 0 comments

It might be argued that anthropology has come late to the question of whether there is an ontology to the digital. Although scholars in software and More...

Register Now for #SCA2016


Hirokazu Miyazaki posted in SCA Meetings on with 0 comments

We were bowled over the number and the quality of submissions to the spring meeting of the Society for Cultural Anthropology, which will be held More...