SfAA Topical Interest Groups

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First Meeting of SfAAs New TIG on Business Anthropology

Feb 1, 2014

By Maryann McCabe - At the SfAA Meeting in Albuquerque, we will have the 1st meeting of the new TIG on Business Anthropology. It will take place on Thursday, March 20th, at 3:30 pm. Gitti Jordan and I will host the meeting. Come and join us in ‘Alvarado D’ to meet other people doing or interested in doing business anthropology. We will talk about what we as a group would like to pursue in representing business anthropologists at SfAA and its larger world.

Growing a Group: Gender-Based Violence TIG Celebrates Its 7th Year

Feb 1, 2014

By Jennifer R. Wies and Hillary J. Haldane - The Gender-Based Violence Topical Interest Group formed in 2007, and we have had the privilege of organizing sessions at the annual Society for Applied Anthropology meetings around this issue for the past several years. The 2014 meetings will provide an unprecedented opportunity for gender-based violence scholars to share their research and network with each other.

Tourism and Heritage TIG: SfAA Annual Meetings Preview

Feb 1, 2014

By Melissa Stevens - Student Paper Competition - We are proud to announce the winners of the third annual Tourism and Heritage TIG Student Paper Competition! The competition started with the submission of pa-per abstracts this past fall, four of which were selected to be presented in a specially organized paper session in Albuquerque. The authors of the top paper will receive a cash award of $500 and will be honored at the Meetings.