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The AAA Annual Meeting Call for Papers portal is open for Executive Session submissions.

Before you begin, please view our Executive Session submission guide and meet the 2018 AAA Executive Program Committee.

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Call for Executive Sessions (January 17 - February 15 at 3 pm Eastern)
Executive Sessions are reviewed and selected directly by the AAA Executive Program Committee (EPC). These sessions speak directly to 2018's Annual Meeting theme, Change in the Anthropological Imagination:  Resistance, Resilience, and Adaptation, and will be showcased throughout the Annual Meeting. Selection and participation in AAA executive sessions is highly competitive. Executive Session submissions are for fully-formed panels only. Below, please read more about the session formats available for Executive Session consideration. By Monday, April 16 at 3:00 pm Eastern, every participant included in the proposal must be registered to attend the AAA Annual Meeting and an active AAA memberAccept/decline notifications will be sent to submitters the week of March 12 (via email). Submitters who were not accepted as Executive Sessions will have the opportunity to resubmit under the main call for papers (due April 16 at 3 pm ET).

Reminders and Updates:

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Program Contact Information

Communications about the program theme should be addressed to the 2018 AAA Program Chair, Jason De Leon, at

Please refer all other annual meeting questions to the AAA Meetings Department at or (703) 528-1902.

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