“The Message and the Media: Advancing Your Mission through Communications” a 2017 AAA Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Jeff Martin, AAA’s director of communications and public affairs and the organizer of “The Message and the Media: Advancing Your Mission through Communications.”  1.What makes your workshop a “must attend” event … Continue reading “The Message and the Media: Advancing Your Mission through Communications” a 2017 AAA Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

“Designing Strategies for AAA Member Engagement” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Daniel Ginsberg, AAA’s manager of education, research, and professional development, and the organizer of “Designing Strategies for AAA Member Engagement.”  1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the … Continue reading “Designing Strategies for AAA Member Engagement” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

“That Almost Finished Journal Article” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Jaida Samudra, the organizer of “That Almost Finished Journal Article.”  1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2017 Meeting?  If you are currently stalled on revising an … Continue reading “That Almost Finished Journal Article” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

Teaching Anthropology Through Student Writing Projects on Wikipedia: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AAA 2016. This post was submitted by Carwil Bjork-James.  1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2016 meeting? Wikipedia is a growing multilingual repository of information built through the efforts of … Continue reading Teaching Anthropology Through Student Writing Projects on Wikipedia: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

A Pitch Session for Ethnographic Filmmakers: Developing Your Story, Integrating Your Research, Finding Funding and Distribution: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AAA 2016. This post was submitted by Alice Apley, executive director of Documentary Educational Resources, Inc. 1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2016 meeting? For this first-ever SVA workshop, six filmmakers … Continue reading A Pitch Session for Ethnographic Filmmakers: Developing Your Story, Integrating Your Research, Finding Funding and Distribution: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

Teaching AAA 2016: Multimodality, Accidenticality and the Possible Futures of Anthropological Research

This is the seventh post in our blog series designed to help you link your teaching with the 2016 Annual Meeting theme, Evidence, Accident, Discovery. The series offers relevant teaching resources to instructors of undergraduate and graduate courses on methods, ethics and theory. Think of it as a week’s course readings in a (virtual) box… This week’s post … Continue reading Teaching AAA 2016: Multimodality, Accidenticality and the Possible Futures of Anthropological Research

Methods for Conducting Community Based Participatory Action Research in Schools and Communities: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AAA 2016. This post was submitted by Jean Schensul, Margaret LeCompte, and Margaret Weeks. 1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2016 meeting? Community-based participatory research or CBPR is a … Continue reading Methods for Conducting Community Based Participatory Action Research in Schools and Communities: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight