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Published On 11/2/2022
This year's AAS Distinguished Lecture will be by Associate Professor Kathleen Butler, Head of Institute of Wollotuka Institute at the University of Newcastle...
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Published On 9/20/2022
In 2019, after the shooting of Kumanjayi Walker, TAJA commissioned a special issue on the ongoing issue of settler-colonial violence in Australia. As the coronial inquest continues, TAJA have just released this special issue...
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Published On 8/23/2022
Nominations are now open for the AAS President Elect position on the Exec. To apply...
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Published On 4/26/2022
Congratulations go to Hanne Worsoe for receiving the Engaged Anthropology grant!
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Published On 3/15/2022
The AAS Executive is issuing this statement of solidarity with anthropologists of all genders, and across all geographies, who are facing or have faced sexual harassment and assault in their places of work. We acknowledge with concern that this occurs in anthropology and is fostered and supported by what happens in the academy at large. We also recognise the bravery of those who have spoken out, and those who have listened and made space for them to be heard.
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Published On 3/7/2022
After five years of extraordinary service as the AAS administrator, Jo Thurman has taken up a new position in Darwin. It is hard for us to not overstate the contribution that Jo has made to the Society in her role.
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Published On 2/17/2022
Applications are now open for the 2022 round of funding for engaged anthropology projects
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Published On 1/17/2022
These guidelines clarify how members can submit requests for statements issued in the name of the AAS Executive Committee
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Published On 11/4/2021
Curatorium is a collective of anthropologists, artists, activists, makers, and thinkers. Join the Curatorium Forum to receive updates on events and other activities—and to begin your own discussion threads and network building.
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Published On 7/30/2020
The Health Anthropology discussion forum welcomes medical anthropologists, anthropologists interested in and/or working in health-related fields, clinicians and health workers interested in anthropology and ethnography, and anyone interested in sociocultural perspectives on health and the intersections between health beliefs and practices.
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Anthropology News

Published On 1/17/2022
Anthropological Forum, Volume 31, Issue 4, December 2021 (Special) is now available online
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Published On 12/14/2021
Table of Contents Alert: The Australian Journal of Anthropology, Vol. 32, No. 3, December 2021
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Published On 11/11/2021
Table of Contents Alert: Oceania, Vol. 91, No. 3, November 2021
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Published On 10/26/2021
The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology, Volume 22, Issue 5, November 2021 (Special) is now available online
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Published On 11/29/2022
Congratulations to AAS Fellow and Professor of Anthropology, Christine Helliwell, who has won the Australian War Memorial's $10,000 Les Carlyon Literary Prize...
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Published On 11/2/2022
The journal Economic Anthropology (Wiley Blackwell) is calling for open submissions for Volume 11, Number 1, which is to be published in January 2024. EA is a bi-annual refereed journal published by the Society for Economic Anthropology (SEA)...
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Published On 9/14/2022
It is with grief and condolences that the AAS says vale Uncle Jack Charles...
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Published On 8/9/2022
The AAS honours and pays respects to Archie Roach, Gundjitmara and Bundjalung senior elder, song man, and Indigenous advocate...
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Published On 8/6/2022
The AAS Executive was saddened to hear of the passing of Dr Gaynor Macdonald, Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney...
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Published On 7/12/2022
AlterNative is the International Journal of Indigenous Peoples. Vol. 18(2) Special Issue: Activist Anthropological Scholarship with, and as, Indigenous People in the Global South. Now available online.
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Published On 5/16/2022
Congratulations Assa Doron for winning the prestigious AASA's Reid Prize! Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India, co-written by Doron and historian Robin Jeffrey...
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