CALL FOR PROPOSALS: IASSCS-FORD FOUNDATION

CALL FOR PROPOSALS 2016-2017   IASSCS-FORD FOUNDATION Emerging Scholars International Research Fellowship   Introduction IASSCS seeks to strengthen the field of social and cultural research on sexuality globally, including the development of research capacity, giving priority to the crucial need for diversity in this field of inquiry. Its mission is informed by the principles of […]

AQA Announces the Recipient of the 2016 Kenneth W. Payne Prize

The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize is presented each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) of the American Anthropological Association to a graduate or undergraduate student in acknowledgment of outstanding anthropological work on 1) a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans* topic, or 2) a critical interrogation of sexualities and genders more broadly defined. Nineteen […]

Job Posting: Assistant Professor of Women’s Studies specializing in LGBTQ Studies, U of Maryland

The Department of Women’s Studies at the University of Maryland announced a full-time tenure-track position for an Assistant Professor specializing in LGBTQ studies. Read more about the position here!

2016 AAA Elections & Resolution r.e.: Palestine/Israel

Just a reminder that AAA elections opened April 15 — make sure your membership is current and make your voice is heard in the election! Login here and click the “Vote Now” button mid-way down the page. In addition to our By Laws revisions, and the slate of candidates for Board positions, there is also going to […]

AQA Call for Proposals: AAA 2016 in Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Association for Queer Anthropology welcomes proposals for sessions to be included in AQA’s program for the 115th AAA Annual Meetings to be held in Minneapolis, November 16–20, 2016. The AAA conference theme this year is ‘Evidence, Accident, Discovery’. As a politically engaged section, AQA promotes communication, encourages research, works to develop teaching materials, and serves […]

2016 RUTH BENEDICT BOOK PRIZE COMPETITION CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS (DEADLINE JUNE 13, 2016)

Call for Submissions The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2016 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer topic. The Ruth Benedict Book Prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s annual meeting to acknowledge excellence in a scholarly book written from an […]

2016 KENNETH PAYNE STUDENT PRIZE CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS (DEADLINE JUNE 1, 2016)

The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize is presented each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) to a graduate or undergraduate student in acknowledgment of outstanding anthropological work on 1) a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans* topic, or 2) a critical interrogation of sexualities and genders more broadly defined. The Prize includes a cash […]

Two Post-doctoral Fellowships in Sexualities Studies at Northwestern

The Sexualities Project at Northwestern (SPAN) invites applications for two-year post-doctoral fellowships in sexuality studies (social scientific approaches), to run from September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2018. We are particularly interested in candidates whose work falls within one or more of the following fields: African-American Studies, Anthropology, Economics, History, Human Development and Social Policy, Linguistics, Performance […]

Lavender Languages Conference 2016

February 12-14, 2016  American University (Washington DC)  Cordially extending an invitation to submit your proposal for presentation at the 23rd (!!) annual American University Lavender Languages Conference, February 12-14, 2016. Sessions currently in development include: ·  (Anti)Homophobic Discourse Analysis ·  Gender, Sexuality, and Language Learning ·  Language and LGBTQ Identity in the Era of Same-Sex Marriage ·  Language and […]