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 […]

2015 Kenneth Payne Student Prize Call For Submissions (Deadline June 1, 2015)

The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize for outstanding anthropological scholarship by a student on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered topic. Deadline for Submission: June 1, 2015 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 […]

2015 Ruth Benedict Prize Call For Submissions (Deadline June 15, 2015)

2015 RUTH BENEDICT BOOK PRIZE COMPETITION Call for Submissions The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2015 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 […]

2014 Ruth Benedict Prize Call for Submissions

                     2014 RUTH BENEDICT BOOK PRIZE COMPETITION                                                       Call for Submissions The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2014 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 […]

Ruth Benedict Prize: Deadline June 16, 2014

Announcing the 2014 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition! The Prize is awarded each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer topic. We give two prizes: one for a single-authored monograph and another for an edited volume. Submissions are due to committee members […]