Book Your Hotel for the 2009 AAA Annual Meeting in Philly

Hotel information for the 2009 AAA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia  (December 2-6) is now available on the Meetings page of the AAA website: http://www.aaanet.org/meetings/info/travel/hotel_travel.cfm Book today to save a room in a hotel where we’ve negotiated special room rates. Staying at the meeting hotels is convenient and helps you stay connected with the informal activities and … Continue reading Book Your Hotel for the 2009 AAA Annual Meeting in Philly

The Future/s of Anthropology: Proposals Due 8/15

Anthropology News seeks contributions for a thematic issue on the future/s of anthropology. To participate, email a 300-word abstract and 50-100-word biosketch to editor Dinah Winnick (dwinnick [at] aaanet.org) by August 15. Selected authors will be asked to submit commentaries of 1000-1400 words or shorter pieces for other article types.

This topic responds to the 2009 AAA Annual Meeting theme “The End/s of Anthropology,” prompting conversations on contemporary challenges facing the discipline and innovative visions of new directions, goals, audiences, theoretical orientations and methodologies. Proposed articles may address a variety of issues related to this theme, including (but not limited to): Continue reading “The Future/s of Anthropology: Proposals Due 8/15”