Category Archives: Announcements
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
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!
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
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
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.
We are excited to be able to offer a new award, the Edie Turner First-Book Prize in Ethnographic Writing, which recognizes Edie Turner’s support and mentorship of junior scholars. There is no separate entry form for the Edie Turner Prize; … Continue reading
The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is pleased to announce the selection of our new incoming editorial team for Anthropology and Humanism: Neni Pangouria and Katrina Daly Thompson will begin their editorship in October, 2020, taking over from our current team, … Continue reading
Victor Turner Prize In Ethnographic Writing 1st Place: Elizabeth Ferry & Stephen Ferry for La Batea (2017 Red Hook Press) 2nd Place: Didier Fassin for Prison Worlds: An Ethnography of the Carceral Condition (2017 Polity Press) 3rd Place: Ieva Jusionyte … Continue reading
The Executive Board of the Society for Humanistic Anthropology (SHA) is now inviting applications for Managing Editor or Co-editors of its peer-reviewed journal, Anthropology and Humanism (A&H). Please distribute, and feel free to reach out with queries. Our journal welcomes … Continue reading
The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is pleased to announce that we are opening our annual writing contest for Ethnographic Fiction and Creative Nonfiction. We celebrate the use of creative literary prose genres to explore anthropological concerns, and we encourage you … Continue reading