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2022 SHA Creative Prose Contest is NOW OPEN

We look forward to reading your stories! Call for Submissions

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Experiments in Ethnographic Poetry: A Workshop Summary

Susan Wardell Poetry, like ethnography, is about listening with the whole self. This was the focus of a workshop in January 2022, run in association with the SHA. The workshop, entitled “Experiments in Ethnographic Poetry: the personal, the sensory, the … 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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2015 Victor Turner Prize Competition

The Society for Humanistic Anthropology (SHA) announces the 24th annual juried competition for the Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing. The late Victor Turner devoted his career to seeking an accessible language that would reopen anthropology to the human subject, … Continue reading

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