The Society of Medical Anthropology in Aotearoa (SOMAA) Symposium will be held in the Wood Seminar Room (OK 406) at Victoria University of Wellington’s Kelburn Campus on 5 December 2018.
Environmental anthropologist Dr Trisia Farrelly has has been appointed to a taskforce advising the United Nations Environmental Assembly Expert Group on marine plastic pollution.
The latest instalment of Graduate Stories features Evelyn Walford-Bourke, who is studying towards a MA in Cultural Anthropology at Te Whare Wānanga o Te Ūpoko o Te Ika a Māui (Victoria University of Wellington).
If you’re in Auckland or Wellington on Thursday 4 October, check out these two anthropology seminars. In Auckland, Alex Pavlotski will give a seminar on “Neuroanthropology of parkour: Adaptation, stress, and the city. In Wellington, Dr Caroline Bennett will give a seminar entitled “Stories-so-far: the meanings in space at Cambodian mass grave memorials.” All welcome!
Dr Ruth Gibbons and Sebastian J. Lowe are running 3-hour photography workshops at Massey University’s Manawatū and Albany campuses.
We are pleased to invite applications to the Kākano Fund from students enrolled during 2018 in a degree course for a BA Hons or MA in Social and/or Cultural Anthropology (consideration will also be given to PhD students if funding permits). Applications are due by 31 October 2018.
In this episode of ‘10 questions with …’ we chat with with Associate Professor Jenny Bryant-Tokalau about her new book Indigenous Pacific Approaches to Climate Change: Pacific Island Countries (2018), which is a companion to Dr Lyn Carter’s recently released book.
Registration for the 2018 ASAA/NZ Conference, ‘Improvising Lives,’ is now open. The conference will be held on 6-7 December at Massey University’s Wellington Campus, Wallace Street, Mt Cook, Wellington.
In this latest instalment of In this instalment of '10 questions with,' we interview Dr Lyn Carter about her new book Indigenous Pacific Approaches to Climate Change: Aotearoa/New Zealand (2018).
The Special Issue of SITES (Volume 15, No 1), Ethnographic Frontiers: Pushing the Boundaries of Ethnography, edited by Sita Venkateswar and Barbara Andersen, has now been published.
The Sites Editorial Board is delighted to announce that Mika Young, a third year student majoring in Anthropology at the University of Otago, is the winner of the 2018 Sites Senior Student Essay Competition.
The latest instalment of our Graduate Stories features Sahrish Khan, a PhD candidate at Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha (University of Canterbury).
The call for papers for the ASAA/NZ 2018 Conference ‘Improvising Lives’ has been extended to 15 August 2018.
Our next Graduate Story features Hayley Phillips, who is doing a Master of Social Science in Anthropology at Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato (University of Waikato).
In this installment of '10 questions with ...' we chat with Professor Cris Shore about his latest book, Death of the Public University? Uncertain Futures for Higher Education in the Knowledge Economy, co-edited with Professor Susan Wright (2017).
Join Dr Catherine Trundle for a free workshop to create erasure poems out of famous anthropology texts during National Poetry Day on Friday 24 August 2018.
The Cultural Anthropology Programme at Victoria University of Wellington is hosting a free public lecture by Professor Michael Herzfeld.
Congratulations to Kris Finlayson and Andrea Merino Oritz, who have won Kākano Fund Awards in the first round for 2018.
The Mahi Tahi steering committee recently sent an open letter to the journal HAU’s board of Trustees. Here is our response to the reply we received from HAU.
Recent concerns about HAU provide us all with an opportunity to reflect upon some deeper issues regarding our discipline’s engagement with indigenous perspectives and voices.