Creative Fundraising Opportunity for Researchers

Today’s guest blog post is by AAA member, Matthew Piscitelli. Matt is a creative anthropology student, who readers may recall his crowd-sourcing efforts for his upcoming research journey to Peru. is looking for researchers with interesting project proposals who want to share their work with the world and raise money for their research. We’re … Continue reading Creative Fundraising Opportunity for Researchers

Rethinking Peer Review

Running parallel to discussions about toll access vs. open access in academic publishing is a debate about whether it’s time to replace the venerable practice of (mostly anonymous) peer review with something more open, democratic, and dialogical. Web-based publishing software makes this technologically feasible–easy, in fact–and a number of journals are experimenting with it. A fine … Continue reading Rethinking Peer Review