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2016 Ethnographic Poetry Writing Contest Winners

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is pleased to announce the 2016 Ethnographic Poetry Writing Contest Winners: First Prize: Eleanor Stanford, (3 Poems) “Afterbirth,” “Dona França,” “Dona Bela, Midwife of Lençóis” Second Prize: Abigail Carl-Klassen, “Mennonite border crossing” Third Prize: Francesca Mezzenzana, “Sacha … Continue reading

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2016 Ethnographic Fiction and Creative Nonfiction Writing Contest Winners

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is pleased to announce the 2016 Ethnographic Fiction and Creative Nonfiction Writing Contest Winners: First Prize: Katrina Daly Thompson, “Secrets of a Swahili Marriage” Second Prize: Alexandra Vieux Frankel, “Waiting for Firat” Third Prize: Xenia A. … Continue reading

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2016 Victor Turner Book Prizes in Ethnographic Writing

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology is thrilled to announce its 2016 Victor Turner Prize Winners: First Prize: Anna Tsing, The Mushroom at the End of the World, Princeton University Press, 2015 Second Prize: Cristiana Giordano, Migrants in Translation: Caring and … Continue reading

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2015 SHA Fiction Competition

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology announces our annual ethnographic fiction competition to encourage anthropologists to use alternative literary genres to explore anthropological concerns associated with the four fields of anthropology. Stories should not exceed 20 pages typed double-spaced. There is a limit … Continue reading

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