Section News


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American Ethnological Society (AES): Caitrin Lynch, ed. “Reaching out to Graduate Students” by Jessica Hardin

Anthropology and Environment Section (A&E): Terre Satterfield, ed. “Ethical Consumption and Academic Production” by Marty Otañez

Archeology Division (AD): E Christian Wells, ed. “Archaeology, Climate Change and the Sustainability of Human Ecosystems” by Christopher I Roos

Association for Africanist Anthropology (AfAA): Jennifer E Coffman, ed. “AfAA Awards Deadline Approaches for Undergraduate and Graduate Papers” by Jennifer E Coffman

Association of Black Anthropologists (ABA): Bianca C Williams and karen g williams, eds. “The Field Speaks Back” by karen g williams

Association for Feminist Anthropology (AFA): Damla Isik and Jessica Smith Rolston, eds. “Submit Proposals for the 2011 AAA Annual Meeting” by Sharla Blank

Association for Latina and Latino Anthropologists (ALLA): Luis FB Plascencia and Pablo González, eds. “The US Military: A Site for Exploring Gender, Ethnicity, Sexuality and Power” by Margie Serrato

Association for Political and Legal Anthropology (APLA): Mona Bhan and Noelle Molé, eds. “Digital Media, Multilingualism and Democracy” by Dillon Mahoney

Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA): David L R Houston, ed.

Association of Senior Anthropologists (ASA): Paul Doughty, ed. “Where's the Party? Anthropological Tradition Fades Away” by Herb Lewis and Paul Doughty

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

Council on Anthropology and Education (CAE): Steve Bialostok, ed. “Annual Meetings in New Orleans and Montréal” by Kathy Schultz

Culture and Agriculture (C&A): Susanna Donaldson and Joan Mencher, eds. “CAFE Classifieds: Help Wanted” by Jeanne Simonelli

Evolutionary Anthropology Society (EAS): John P Ziker, ed.

Middle East Section (MES): Yasmin Moll, ed. “Cairo's Liberation Square: Reflections on Space and Resistance” by Farha Ghannam

National Association for the Practice of Anthropology (NAPA): Eva Friedlander and Tara Eaton, eds. “Now What? Government Employment with FEMA as an Anthropological Career Choice” by Kelly M Britt

National Association of Student Anthropologists (NASA): Keri A Canada, ed.

Society for Anthropological Sciences (SAS): Stephen Lyon, ed.

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. “Dangers of Provincializing” by Gerald W Creed

Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (SAFN): Alyson Young and Kenneth Maes, eds.

Society for the Anthropology of North America (SANA): David Kamper, ed. “Descendants’ Organizations and Cultural Heritage in Kiowa Society” by Michael Paul Jordan

Society for the Anthropology of Religion (SAR): Jennifer Selby, ed. “Clifford Geertz Prize Acceptance Speech” by Janet McIntosh

Society for the Anthropology of Work (SAW): Theresa Preston-Werner, ed. “Fran Rothstein Awarded First SAW Book Prize” by Eve Hochwald; “Call for 2011 Annual Meeting Submissions” by Carrie Lane and Susanne Cohen

Society for East Asian Anthropology (SEAA): Anru Lee and Bridget Love, eds. “New Trajectories in the Anthropology of Asia” by Bridget Love

Society for Humanistic Anthropology (SHA): Frederic W Gleach and Vilma Santiago-Irizarry, ed. “Message from New SHA President” by James Taggart

Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (SLACA): Annelou Ypeij, ed. “JLACA: An Editorial Update” by Andrew Canessa

Society for Linguistic Anthropology (SLA): James Stanlaw and Mark Peterson, eds. “Dude! Like, WTF?” by James Stanlaw

Society for Medical Anthropology (SMA): Kathleen Ragsdale, ed. “Writing NIH Proposals about Culture and Health: Understanding New Guidelines” by Roland S Moore and Peter Benson

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

Society for Urban, National, and Transnational/Global Anthropology (SUNTA): Jayne Howell, ed. “Taming the Spider Man: From Anti-Colonial Hero to Neoliberal Icon” by Adom Philogene Heron

Society for Visual Anthropology (SVA): Wendy Dickinson, ed. “Ethnographic Terminalia in Montréal” by Fiona P McDonald, Kate Hennessy and Trudi Lynn Smith