Section News


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American Ethnological Society (AES): Caitrin Lynch, ed.

Anthropology and Environment (A&E): Terre Satterfield, ed. “Whakapapa and Environmental “Kin” in the More Than Human World” by Mark Henare

Archeology Division (AD): James M Skibo, ed. “Dialing Up Our Voice on Cultural Preservation”

by Ben A Nelson, T J Ferguson and Damon Dozier

Association for Africanist Anthropology (AfAA): Jennifer E Coffman, ed. “Twenty Years Later: Semester Abroad Students Reflect on Impacts of Studying in Kenya” by Jennifer Coffman

Association of Black Anthropologists (ABA): Bianca C Williams and karen g williams, eds. “Running the Fieldwork Race, Part Two” by karen g williams

Association for Feminist Anthropology (AFA): Damla Isik and Jessica Smith Rolston, eds. “Surrogate Motherhood” by Elly Teman

Association for Latina and Latino Anthropologists (ALLA): Luis F B Plascencia and Anahí Viladrich, eds. “Nostalgic Food: The Good and the Bad, the Raw and the Cooked” by Barbara Tagliaferro, Stephanie Herman, Nancy Bruning, Kim Wong, Linda Nguyen, Isha Saini and Anahí Viladrich

Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA): David L R Houston, ed. “An Ethnography of Queer Metal Fans,” by Amber R Clifford-Napoleone

Association of Senior Anthropologists (ASA): Paul L Doughty, ed.

Biological Anthropology Section (BAS): Virginia J Vitzthum, ed.

Central States Anthropological Society (CSAS): Evelyn Dean-Olmsted and Angela Glaros, eds.

Council on Anthropology and Education (CAE): Steve Bialostok, ed.

Culture and Agriculture (C&A): Ronald Rich, ed. “Walter Goldschmidt, 1913–2010” by Kendall Thu and E Paul Durrenberger

Middle East Section (MES): Yasmin Moll, ed. “Iraquis and Their Experiences with US Troops: Perspectives on War and Culture” by Rochelle A Davis

National Association for the Practice of Anthropology (NAPA): Eva Friedlander and Tara Eaton, eds. “Practical Anthropology and the Alleviation of Health Care Disparities: Achievements and Challenges” by Delores M Walters

National Association of Student Anthropologists (NASA): Keri A Canada, ed. “On Being an Anthropologist in a Non-Anthropology Department” by Rachel Irwin

Society for Anthropological Sciences (SAS): Stephen Lyon, ed. “Workshop on Digital Preservation and Access for Anthropological Materials” by Carol R Ember

Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges (SACC): Lloyd Miller, ed

Society for the Anthropology of Consciousness (SAC): Peter N Jones, ed.

Society for the Anthropology of Europe (SAE): Vasiliki P Neofotistos, ed. “Colonial History, the Jews and Europe” by Joëlle Bahloul

Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (SAFN): Kenneth Maes and Alyson Young, eds. “Contaminated Cuisines and the Omnivore's Dilemma” by George Armelagos and Kenneth Maes

Society for the Anthropology of Religion (SAR): Jennifer Selby, ed. “Review of Kevin Lewis O'Neill's City of God: Christian Citizenship in Postwar Guatemala” by James S Bielo and Eric Hoenes Del Pinal

Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA): Jean M Langford, ed.

Society for East Asian Anthropology (SEAA): Jennifer Hubbert and Gordon Mathews, eds. “Anthropological Societies in East Asia” by Gordon Mathews

Society for Humanistic Anthropology (SHA): Frederic W Gleach and Vilma Santiago-Irizarry, eds

Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (SLACA): Annelou Ypeij, ed. “Notes from the Field: Incommunicado” by Courtney Kurlanska

Society for Linguistic Anthropology (SLA): Mark Allen Peterson and James Stanlaw, eds “Ah, … the The's Have It” by James Stanlaw

Society for Medical Anthropology (SMA): Kathleen Ragsdale, ed.

Society for Psychological Anthropology (SPA): Jack R Friedman, ed.

Society for Urban, National and Transnational/Global Anthropology (SUNTA): Jayne Howell, ed “Re-presenting Maya K'iche' Experiences in Massachusetts” by Lisa Maya Knauer

Society for Visual Anthropology (SVA): Wendy Dickinson, ed.