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SAVE THE DATE - White activists in Indigenous Australia: Discussion on anti-racism, solidarity and humanitarianism

Dear Colleague,

Join us at the Wenner-Gren Foundation for a discussion between Emma Kowal and Clare Land. Both Drs. Kowal and Land have published recent books studying the activists working with the indigenous populations in their home country. The event will be moderated by Professor Elizabeth A. Povinelli, chair of the anthropology department at Columbia University. 

Tuesday Oct. 6, 6:30p


470 Park Avenue South, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10016

CFP for Eä - Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology | Deadline: October 15th, 2015

Dear colleagues,

Call for papers for Eä - Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology (Eä Journal)'s upcoming issues is currently open.

Next deadline will be on October 15th, 2015. Information for authors is available here: http://www.ea-journal.com/en/information-for-authors. Papers are accepted in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. Any questions, please contact us here: submit@ea-journal.com

Last Call for Nominations for J.I. Staley Prize

Nominations Sought by the School for Advanced Research for $10,000 J. I. Staley Prize

The Staley prize recognizes innovative books in anthropology that add new dimensions to our understanding of the human species. It honors books that cross subdisciplinary boundaries within anthropology and reach out in new and expanded interdisciplinary directions.

Deadline for the 2016 Staley Prize Nominations is October 1, 2015