I’m sure you’ve all be waiting with baited breath for the official release of this year’s annual meeting mobile application. There are quite a few search-ability enhancements you’ll all appreciate. Be sure to take advantage of the communication and scheduling options as well. I wanted to take some time specifically to address an issue we … Continue reading The 2014 Annual Meeting Mobile App has arrived!
Today’s guest blog post is by Erin Taylor and Gawain Lynch. Where are anthropologists publishing these days? Most of us probably know that Gillian Tett writes for The Financial Times and Sarah Kenzidor for Al Jazeera. Paul Stoller has a column in The Huffington Post, and there is also the AAA’s Huffington Post blog. We … Continue reading New booklet and installation showcase popular anthropology
Today’s guest blog post is by the Committee on Practicing, Applied and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA). NOTE: All rooms are at the Marriott Wardman Park, unless indicated otherwise. Check program for NAPA-sponsored workshops and to confirm times and places of listed sessions. Wednesday, December 3 Paradox and Resolution in Consumer Research 8 pm—9:45 pm Delaware … Continue reading Practicing, Applied & Public Anthropology: Sessions of Interest
Today’s guest blog post is written by Ed Liebow, Executive Director. Last July’s Anthropology News mentioned a variety of ways in which AAA leadership is trying to foster dialogue and information exchange among AAA members on anthropologically relevant issues related to Israel/Palestine. We mentioned there that an Open Forum would be held at the Annual … Continue reading Format for December 4th Members’ Open Forum on Engagement with Israel and Palestine
Hello all! The photo contest voting period is coming to an end tonight at midnight (Eastern Time). Get your votes in now. We will than proceed to the staff voting and production phase to produce the calendar. If you do not wish to use Facebook for voting, please email email@example.com, no votes will be counted … Continue reading AAA 2014 Annual Photo Contest Voting Period Ending Tonight
Join the American Anthropological Association tomorrow at 3 PM Eastern Time for a complimentary webinar examining Social Network Analysis. This webinar will provide practical take-away knowledge dealing with NodeXL, a free and open source template for Microsoft® Excel® 2007, 2010 and 2013 that makes it easy to explore network graphs. NodeXL helps bridge the … Continue reading Webinar Wednesday: Samuel Gerald Collins and Social Network Analysis for Qualitative Research
Today’s guest blog post is by Dr. Sabrina Nichelle Scott. Dr. Scott is a consumer anthropologist, and she is the Chair of the NAPA Workshops Committee. Workshops registration is now available. Unlike last year, workshops begin on the first day of the AAA Annual Meeting on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 and end on Saturday, December … Continue reading Early workshops registration ends soon, so register now for workshops!