SHA Events at the 2014 AAA Meetings

Society for Humanistic Anthropology invites you to attend our workshops, sessions and meetings for this year’s AAA: Producing Anthropology

SHA Workshops

This year there are ten SHA workshops. To participate, one must be registered for the AAA meeting and on-line registration for a workshop is open until Oct. 31st. Registration at the meeting is also possible until the day before the workshop. On site workshop registration will be located in the lobby of the hotel next to the meeting registration. Register early: workshops will close when the specified enrollment is reached.

Thursday, December 4, 2014

9:00-11:00am 3-0325 Submitting a Manuscript to a Peer-Reviewed Journal
Michael Harkin
1:30 PM-3:30 PM 3-0825 Stories from the FIELD: Crafting Narrative Ethnography
Kirin Narayan

Friday, December 5, 2014

9:00 AM-11:00 AM 4-0290 Utilizing Facebook for Ethnographic Research
Erik A Aasland
11:15 AM-1:15 PM 4-0580 Art and Imagination
Petra Rethmann
11:15AM-1:15PM 4-0585 Writing Ethnography: Experimenting on Paper, Experimenting Online
Alma Gottlieb
1:30 PM-3:30 PM 4-0780 The Ethics of Activist Anthropology
Erica Caple James
1:30-PM-3:30PM 4-0790 Poetry for Ethnographers
Renato I Rosaldo
3:45 PM-5:45 PM 4-1070 Writing Ethnographic Memoir
Ruth Behar
3:45PM-5:45PM 4-1075 Blogging Bliss: Writing Culture in the Blogosphere
Paul Stoller

Saturday, December 6, 2014

9:00-11:00 AM 5-0345 Crafting Narrative Ethnography
Julia L Offen
1:30 PM-4:30 PM 5-0830 Exploring Arts-Based  Ethnographic Writing
Billie Jean Isbell, Ather Zia and Naomi S Stone
2:00 PM-4:00 PM 5-0835 ACUTE Sensory Fieldwork Methodology
George Fitzpatrick Mentore

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SHA Business Meetings

SHA BOARD MEETING 3-0650 Thursday, December 4, 2014 1:00PM-2:15PM
SHA MEMBERS MEETING 4-1120 Friday, December 5, 2014 6:30PM-8:15PM
The Members Meeting will end with two short enactments by SHA prize winning poets: Nomi Stone will present Enactment of Drone Warfare-Theories of the Sublime, Awe/Terror, and Troubled Representation. Ather Zia will present Enactment of Loss, Haunting and Agency.
SHA AWARD CEREMONY 4-1390 Friday, December 5, 2014 8:30PM-10:30PM
The ceremony will begin with the inauguration of the Edie Turner Lifetime Award to be given to Edie Turner for her lifetime of inspiration to the Society for Humanistic Anthropology. The Victor Turner prizes in ethnographic writing, as well as the Society for Humanistic Anthropology’s Fiction and Poetry prizes will follow.

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SHA Sessions

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

12:00 PM-1:45 PM 2-0160
THEORY, (AUTO)ETHNOGRPHY, AND FICTION
Sascha Goluboff, Jonathan S Marion and Julia L Offen

Thursday, December 4, 2014

9:00 AM-10:45 AM 3-0065
WHO IS THE SUBJECT OF ILLNESS?: PART 1 OF A DISCUSSION OF AFFLICTION BY VEENA DAS
Sameena Mulla, Clara Y Han and Michael Lambek
9:00 AM-10:45 AM 3-0310
EXPLORING SENSORY ETHNOGRAPHY
Joshua Tucker
2:30 PM-4:15 PM 3-0920
ANTHROPOLOGY AND STORYTELLING
Coralynn V Davis, Gina Athena Ulysse, Carole McGranahan, Mary M Steedly and Jason Antrosio

Friday, December 5, 2014

9:00 AM-10:45 AM 4-0230
ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE CROWD: THE I, THE WE, THE US
Megan Amanda Steffen, John Borneman and Bjorn Thomassen
2:30 PM-4:15 PM 4-0895
ANTHROPOLOGY AND CREATIVITY: PRACTICE AND PROCESS
Tulasi Srinivas
6:30 PM-8:15 PM 4-1325
APPRENTICESHIP PILGRIMAGE AND THE PRODUCTION OF EMBODIED EXPERTISE
Lauren Miller Griffith, Jonathan S Marion, Lauren Miller Griffith and Helena Wulff

Saturday, December 6, 2014

2:30PM-4:15PM 5-0890
TRANSCULTURAL SITES FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL KNOWLEDGE
Wayne H Osborn Jr, Bennetta Jules-Rosette, Bennetta Jules-Rosette and Bob W White

Sunday, December 7, 2014

10:00 AM-11:45 AM 6-0265
EMPATHY, CONFORMITY, AND (IM)MORAL KILLING: ANTHROPOLOGY AT THE LIMITS OF KNOWLEDGE
Sarah Mathew, Carolyn R Nordstrom, Bilinda S Straight, Peter D Little, Ivy L Pike, G√ľnther Schlee and Bilinda S Straight

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