Sites: A Journal of Social Anthropology and Cultural Studies is a peer reviewed journal dedicated to publishing scholarly papers which explore aspects of Pacific societies and cultures. General Editor Chrys Jaye highlights some recently published articles that speak directly to contemporary issues raised by recently political events in the United States.
Staff in the Cultural Anthropology programme at Victoria University of Wellington have started an ethnography book club. It's open to anyone interested in reading ethnographies and the first book is Marama Muru Lanning's 'Tupuna Awa: People and Politics of the Waikato River.' Join the conversation!
Trisia Farrelly has recently returned from sabbatical in Galway where she gave a seminar to marine biologists, zoologists and ecologists and human and physical geographers on the importance of social sciences in plastics research.