So that “no anthropologist is an island”: Understanding and supporting practitioner networks

In an effort to engage anthropologists working outside academia, the American Anthropological Association's Committee on Practicing, Applied, and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA) has embarked on a new initiative to understand the professional peer networks of practicing anthropologists and make recommendations for how the AAA can better support them. The committee is currently conducting firsthand research … Continue reading So that “no anthropologist is an island”: Understanding and supporting practitioner networks

Anthropology: The Middle of Next Week (Volume I, 1966)

I recently came into possession of an original copy of "Anthropology: The Middle of Next Week" - a spoof "magazine" about the discipline of anthropology created by some students at the University of Minnesota in 1966. It's full of jokes in all forms - including poetry, prose, and lists - about the lives of the … Continue reading Anthropology: The Middle of Next Week (Volume I, 1966)