GAD Events at 2018 AAA

GAD Distinguished Lecture by Ruth Behar Friday November 16th, 12:15 PM – 1:45 PM Executive Ballroom 210 A, San Jose Convention Center Each year the General Anthropology Division invites a prominent individual in the broad field of anthropology to deliver an address at the AAA meetings. This year’s Distinguished Lecture is by award-winning Cuban-American anthropologist […]

2018 David Hakken Graduate Student Paper Prize Announcement

The Committee for the Anthropology of Science, Technology, and Computing (CASTAC), in sponsorship with the General Anthropology Division, announce Timothy McLellan as the winner of the 2018 David Hakken Graduate Student Paper Prize for his paper “Comparing Theories of Change: The Temporal Transformation of Scientific Practice.” Tim McLellan is a graduate student in the Anthropology […]

Announcing 2018 GAD Award Winners

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.17.6″] The General Anthropology Division (GAD) Awards Committee is pleased to announce the 2018 award winners of the GAD Prize for Exemplary Cross-Field Scholarship and the New Directions Awards (one group and one individual). GAD Prize for Exemplary Cross-Field Scholarship Tatiana Chudakova, “Plant Matters: Buddhist Medicine and Economies of Attention in Postsocialist […]

Call for Roundtable Participants (Annual Meeting): Stimulating Undergraduate Anthropology Excellence

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] Call for Roundtable Participants Stimulating Undergraduate Anthropology Excellence: Scholarships and other Funding, Awards and Recognition FOSAP (Federation of Small Anthropology Programs) Roundtable for Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, San Jose, CA November 2018 Undergraduates attracted to anthropology respond […]

CFP: Collaborative Research with Undergraduate Students: Old and New Issues in Engaging and Representing “Communities”

CALL FOR PAPERS, FOSAP (Federation of Small Anthropology Programs) Panel for Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association San Jose, CA November 2018 Over the past decade, undergraduate institutions, including small liberal arts colleges and universities, have increasingly incorporated civic and community engagement courses, minors and concentrations, projects, and even stand-alone centers into their curricula. […]

2017 GAD Awards Announced

GAD is pleased to announce the 2017 winners of the Diana Forsythe Prize, GAD New Directions Award, GAD Prize for Exemplary Cross-Field Scholarship, and CASTAC David Hakken Prize. Please join us at the Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. to recognize the awardees (listed below) at the: GAD Awards Ceremony and Reception, Friday, December 1, 7:45–9:00 […]

GAD Prize for Exemplary Cross-Field Scholarship

The General Anthropology Division (GAD) has long supported innovative scholarship that transcends the seemingly all too rigid boundaries that divide the various fields of anthropology. The Cross-Field Award is awarded annually by GAD for a peer-reviewed journal article published in the preceding three years that demonstrates exemplary scholarship from any theoretical or methodological perspective including […]