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Protesting Democracy in Brazil


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What exactly happened in Brazil during June and July, 2013? What started as a protest over an increase in bus fares grew into something much larger, More...

SCA Events at AAA 2013


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Join us in Chicago for our annual Culture@Large session, this year with W.J.T. Mitchell, student-faculty workshops, SCA's business meeting, and much More...

Field Notes: Aging


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This month, SCA’s Fieldnotes series invites four scholars to consider the theme of aging. What has anthropology contributed to the study of More...

July and August Digest


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SCA Announcements / News SCA bids a fond farewell to managing editor Ali Kenner who is stepping down after five years of dedicated service. We wish More...

Field Notes: Food


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Julie Guthman opens our August Field Notes series on "Food" with this provocation to think about how food studies conceptualizes the "food" at its More...

SCA June Digest


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The summer months are upon us, but SCA is not taking any time off! We’ve been busy posting new content at our website to keep you informed and More...

SCA Membership


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As the SCA moves forward with its exciting initiative to make Cultural Anthropology an open access journal, we are preparing for the More...

Mali, March 2012


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Folo Folo Kuma or A Prefatory Word Before the events of late March 2012, most people - even those who regularly follow global news - probably had More...