Inside AAA- Meet Ushma

Get to know Ushma Suvarnakar, AAA’s Director of Meetings and Conferences. Ushma is responsible for the strategic planning, fiscal management, and direction of the association’s meetings, conferences and related products. She manages the AAA staff and vendors who produce AAA’s meetings and conferences and is staff liaison to the Annual Meeting Executive Program Committee and the AAA Committee … Continue reading Inside AAA- Meet Ushma

Opportunity Awaits! Apply for the AAA 2016 Summer Internship Program!

Do you have an interest in marine archaeology or African art? Maybe you just want a productive way to spend your summer getting hands-on experience working in anthropology as well as in an office environment. Whatever your career goals may be, the AAA internship program provides two exceptional students with the opportunity to spend a … Continue reading Opportunity Awaits! Apply for the AAA 2016 Summer Internship Program!

AAA President Waterston’s call to engagement on Israel/Palestine!

In closing my first AN President’s column, I declared AAA a safe, accessible and shared space that welcomes anthropologists to come together to discuss, deliberate, agree, disagree, and agree to disagree on some of today’s most important and challenging issues. I wished for members to fully engage AAA. Now I write with ways to do … Continue reading AAA President Waterston’s call to engagement on Israel/Palestine!

Best of 2015: AnthroSource

Here are the 10 most-downloaded articles from AnthroSource, AAA’s digital database for content from our publications. AAA members get free, unlimited access to AnthroSource. Just login with your AAA membership credentials. 1. American Anthropologist Is the Romantic-Sexual Kiss a Near Human Universal? 2. American Ethnologist #Ferguson: Digital protest, hashtag ethnography, and the racial politics of … Continue reading Best of 2015: AnthroSource

Best of 2015: Anthropology News

Here are the top ten most-read Anthropology News articles of 2015! Click on the links below to read recent articles at anthropology-news.org. Links to older articles will take you to the AN AnthroSource archive. Happy reading! 1. Indian Mascots: Naturalized Racism and Anthropology     Bernard C. Perley 2. Mentoring the Next Generation of Practicing Anthropologists     … Continue reading Best of 2015: Anthropology News