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2021 Turner Prizes in Ethnographic Writing competition is now open!

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is pleased to announce that the 2021 Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing, and (for eligible first books) the 2021 Edie Turner First Book Prize in Ethnographic Writing, competitions are now open. Submission deadline is … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: 2021 Creative Ethnographic Prose

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is excited to announce the opening of our annual Creative Ethnographic Prose writing competition. Our 2021 deadline is June 1. All details can be found here. We look forward to reading your work!

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2020 Online Award Ceremony: November 8, 2020

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology will hold a virtual award ceremony Sunday November 8, 2020 at 16:00-18:00 EST (4pm-6pm Eastern) as part of the AAA’s Raising Our Voices online meeting. There is no conference fee to attend our award ceremony … Continue reading

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2020 Winners of the SHA Ethnographic Fiction and Creative Nonfiction Competition

We are excited to announce the winners of the 2020 SHA Ethnographic Fiction and Creative Nonfiction Competition, from our largest pool of entries ever received. Judges were: Sowparnika Balaswaminathan, Julia Offen, Katrina Daly Thompson, and John Wood

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2020 Winners of the SHA Presidents Awards for Student Writing

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 SHA Presidents Awards for Student Writing: Shozab Raza, for “The Making of a Revolutionary: Theorizing Mystical Marxism in Rural Pakistan” (graduate award); and Caleb Sabatka, for “Literary Anthropology and an … Continue reading

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2020 Winners of the Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing and the Edie Turner First Book Prize in Ethnographic Writing

I am delighted to announce the 2020 winners of the Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing and the new Edie Turner First Book Prize in Ethnographic Writing. Despite the pandemic, there were no less than 87 entries, which is a … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Creative Ethnographic Prose Writing

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is excited to announce the opening of our annual Ethnographic Fiction and Creative Nonfiction writing competition. Our 2020 deadline is September 1. All details can be found here. We look forward to reading your work!

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Covid-19 Journal Update

In light of the global challenges we are all facing, please note that Anthropology and Humanism may experience delays in our editorial and production process. Our summer 2020 and winter 2020 issues are already full with accepted material. Any submissions … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: The 2020 SHA President’s Awards for Student Writing

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology (SHA) announces our competition for student writing, the 2020 SHA Presidents Award for Graduate Student Writing and the 2020 SHA Presidents Award for Undergraduate Student Writing, and invites submissions in both categories. Deadline is June … Continue reading

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2020 Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing competition is now OPEN

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is pleased to announce the opening of our annual Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing! Submission and other information is located on our Awards Page.

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