Matt Thompson over at Savage Minds has been working hard to initiate a renewed Open Access effort in anthropology. His initial idea is to create a "Digital Anthropology" interest group in the AAA to…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Samantha Hyler Apr 17, 2012.
These are just some ideas. First, it's clear that there is a lot going on at the OAC. There are thousands of members, and there are tons of user groups that cover a massive range of topics. This…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Nathan Dobson Sep 5, 2010.
Just wondering, in case it matters to anyone.Sincerely,Ryan AndersonContinue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Keith Hart Sep 30, 2009.
Hey OAC folks,
So the next issue of anthropologies is about the serious problems we are facing in academia and the university system. The goal of the issue is to highlight some of the problems, and also open up a space to explore solutions, new ideas, or alternatives. Here's a link to the call for submissions:
Deadline for Submissions: JAN…Continue
Posted on December 14, 2012 at 7:27pm — 2 Comments
When I see videos like this:
...it makes me think about the borders between academia and politics. Specifically, I'm thinking about anthropology. I don't think that anthropology can be defined in any one way, and I certainly don't think that the discipline (in its many manifestations) is some sort of political party. I don't think that's what…Continue
Posted on November 20, 2011 at 9:30am — 13 Comments
Hey everyone! So, the 7th issue of the online project "anthropologies" is live. Take the time to check it out, and feel free to post your thoughts, comments, and reactions here at the OAC and over there as well. Also, check out some of the upcoming themes--if you are interested in taking part in a future issue, let me know. Here's what's in this issue:
Posted on October 2, 2011 at 6:37pm
The first issue of the new project "anthropologies" is up! Thanks to Alyson O'Daniel, Megan Maurer, David Picard, Stacie Gilmore, and Keith Hart for helping me get this first issue up and running. Check it out and (more importantly) comment and post your responses to the conversation. This is definitely meant to be a project that invites collaboration, participation, and input--so fire away. Things get most…Continue
Posted on March 15, 2011 at 7:30pm — 17 Comments