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Sessions of Interest to Practicing, Applied and Public Interest Anthropologists

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Wednesday, November 19
Thursday, November 20
Friday, November 21
Saturday, November 22
Sunday, November 23

Wednesday, November 19

Name Sponsor
Annual Visual Research Conference, Part 1 Society for Visual Anthropology
Workshop: Where to Begin on Program Evaluation National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Annual Visual Research Conference, Part 2 Society for Visual Anthropology
Workshop: Theory and Practice of Anthropology National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Anthropological Contributions to Experiential Learning in International and Intercultural Contexts General Anthropology Division
Anthropological perspectives on online and hybrid educational communities Council on Anthropology and Education  
Everyday Antiracism: A Collaborative Effort to Assist Educators Council on Anthropology and Education  
Modes of Collaboration: How to Engage in the Practice of Anthropology National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Reconsidering Selves in Society: Intersectional Approaches on Inclusion, Wellbeing, and Social Justice Society for Psychological Anthropology  
The Politics of Un-Natural Natures: Science, Environment and World Making Anthropology and Environment Section
Gender and Sustainability: Putting Inclusion, Collaboration and Engagement into Environmental Praxis Anthropology and Environment Section
Representation, cultural heritage and the construction of identity Council for Museum Anthropology
Community Inclusion, Collaboration and Engagement in the Anthropology of Tourism General Anthropology Division
Empirical Science, Conceptions of Nature and Spirituality: Critical Intersections for Environmental Management and Conservation in Latin America Anthropology and Environment Section
Transnational Networks, Globalization and Social Movements  American Ethnological Society
Workshop: Ethnography in the Corporation: A Workshop National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Anthropological Collaborations and Knowledge Production American Ethnological Society
Anthropologists Engaged: Reflections from Latin America Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 
Conflict, Post-Conflict, and the Return of Violence  Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Contesting and imagining learning across communities of practice Council on Anthropology and Education  
Democracies, Public Spheres, and the Anthropology of Social Change in Bolivia Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 
HIV/AIDS: Underscoring Needs for and Challenges to Collaboration Association for Africanist Anthropology  
Multilingual language and education policies and ideologies Council on Anthropology and Education  
ROUNDTABLE: Working with Children: Methodological and Ethical Issues in the of Childhood *organized by the Anthropology of Children and Childhood Interest Group Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Toward a cultural grammar of School: Practices and future promises for the analysis of  classroom interaction Council on Anthropology and Education  
Workshop: Tourism Research: Workshop in New Theories, Methods, and Practices National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Workshop: Funding and Distribution of Ethnographic Films Society for Visual Anthropology
Impunity, Complicity, and the Exception: Rethinking Arenas of Sovereignty Beyond the State Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
The problem with community: Rethinking participation, contestation, and imagination in spaces of teaching and learning Council on Anthropology and Education  
Anthropologies of Population American Ethnological Society
Ethnologist, Theorist, Activist, Pioneer:  Papers in Honor of the Ernesto De Martino Centennial Society for the Anthropology of Europe
Making Modernities in Youth Cultures Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Postsocialist Development Encounters: International Aid and its Ideologies Society for the Anthropology of Europe
Anthropological Perspectives on Domestic Violence American Ethnological Society
Dynamics of Power: Indigenous Self-Governance, Ecological Knowledge, and Natural Resource Management  Anthropology and Environment Section
Historicizing Inclusion: Tensions of Citizenship in the French Republic Society for the Anthropology of Europe
Myths of Collaboration:  “partnerships” between international multilateral organizations and national governments Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Reculturing a Conversion Charter School and its Impact on Minority Achievement Council on Anthropology and Education  

 Thursday, November 20 

Name Sponsor
A Roundtable on Graduate Student Collaborations and Engagements in Environmental Change Research National Association of Student Anthropologists
Andean Worlds and American Imaginations: Forms of Collaboration, Inclusion, and Engagement  Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 
Identity, context and meaning: Youth civic engagement through an anthropological lens Council on Anthropology and Education  
New States of War and Policing Society for the Anthropology of North America
Race and Knowing: Border Crossings and Meaning Making Across Educational Spaces Council on Anthropology and Education  
Remembering and Relocating Health within Global Perspectives Society for Humanistic Anthropology
Working the Migration Puzzle: Security, Labor, and Smuggling across the Former Soviet Union the Balkans, and the European Union Society for the Anthropology of Europe
Getting it Done: Ethnography of and in NGOs and Examinations of Power Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
How Is Anthropology Going?  An Inquiry into Movement, Mode and Method in the Contemporary World American Ethnological Society
The Encultured Brain: Neuroanthropology and Interdisciplinary Engagement Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Theorizing Childhood: Including the Child's Perspective in the Anthropology of Childhood Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Workshop: Introduction to Social Network Analysis Society for Anthropological Sciences
Workshop: How to Sell Yourself: Creating Anthropological Curriculum Vitas (CV's) and resumes National Association of Student Anthropologists
CAE poster session Council on Anthropology and Education  
Identity, Museums, and Anthropology in France: African Art and Museum Culture Association for Africanist Anthropology  
Inclusion, Collaboration, Engagement:  Advancing the biocultural perspective in anthropological inquiry Part 2 Biological Anthropology Section
Indigenous Adaptations  Association for Indigenous Anthropologists
Performance, Place, and Power in Europe Society for the Anthropology of Europe
Collaborations for Human Security in Disaster Assistance and Reconstruction: Anthropological engagement beyond neoliberal strategies National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Workshop: "FieldWorks Data Notebook": A New Software Program for Writing and Managing Fieldnotes in a Digitized World Inexpensively National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Below the Radar of State Politics and Mainstream Media, II: Initiatives for Peace with Justice in Israel/Palestine Middle East Section
Collaborating with the Enemy: Participatory Action Research With Friends and Others Council on Anthropology and Education  
Collaboration in the Study of Childhood: Anthropological Perspectives on Learning  Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Community Engagement in Health Interventions Society for Medical Anthropology  
Dynamics of Inclusion in Collaborative Archaeologies Archaeology Division
Exploring Work and Workscapes through New Media Society for the Anthropology of Work
Food Fights: Local challenges to US food commodities Culture and Agriculture  
Fostering Resilience in Coupled Human/Natural Systems Anthropology and Environment Section
Green Lifestyles, Green Commodities, and Grassroots Environmentalism  Anthropology and Environment Section
Producing Place, Space, and Moral Geographies in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands Anthropology and Environment Section
The Academy and the Publics  AAA Presidential Session
Transnational Exigencies: Deportation as Social Experience Society for the Anthropology of North America
Engaging a Moving Target: Anthropological Research Models and Methods in an Age of Unprecedented Climate Change  Anthropology and Environment Section
Workshop: Ethnographic Field Schools: Techniques and Tips National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Workshop: Collaborative Ethnography: Prospects and Problems National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Anthropology, Advocacy, Agency, and Identity Society for Visual Anthropology
Collaborative Media (Part 2): Visual Economies of Community and Place Society for Visual Anthropology
Contact Zones II: Situating Landscapes among Geopolitical Relations, Territorialities and Identities Anthropology and Environment Section
Cultural Heritage and Human Rights: A Critical View Archaeology Division
Educational institutions, control and agency among adolescent youth Council on Anthropology and Education  
Engaging in Ethnography to Inform Educational Policy for Equity Council on Anthropology and Education  
Global Queer Activisms and the Politics of Inclusion Society of Lesbian and Gay Anthropologists
Inclusion, Collaboration and Engagement in the Research and Praxis of Karen Brodkin Society for the Anthropology of North America
Is Cross-Cultural Training a Key to Anthropology’s Global Public Engagement? General Anthropology Division
Museum Anthropology: Collaboration and Engagement in Representing Culture and Knowledge Council on Museum Anthropology
Negotiating Indigenous Agendas: Perspectives on Collaboration with/in American Indian Communities General Anthropology Division
Postcolonial Disorders: Subjectivity in the Contemporary World Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Sound Business: Music Matters in Contemporary Urban Political Economies Society for the Anthropology of Work
Unions in the Global Economy Society for the Anthropology of Work
Network of Concerned Anthropologists Open Meeting Society for the Anthropology of North America

 Friday, November 21
Name Sponsor
Collaborative Media (Part 1): Engaging Youth, Stories, and Cities Society for Visual Anthropology
Evolutionary Perspectives on Health and Nutrition Evolutionary Anthropology Society
Local Identity, Neoliberalism, and the Regulation of Natural Resources in Chile Anthropology and Environment Section
Maternal and Child Health and Health Behavior in Clinical and Community Settings Society for Medical Anthropology
Reciprocity and Co-construction of Knowledge: The experience of mentorship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous scholars Council on Anthropology and Education  
Schools and immigrant selves in the context of contemporary globalization Council on Anthropology and Education  
Agricultural anthropology in international development: Including the local, engaging the global Culture and Agriculture  
Collaborations, Experiments, and Care: At the Frontiers of Science and Medicine Society for Medical Anthropology
Critical Ethnographic Perspectives on the War in Iraq Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Workshop: Designing Anthropological Boundary Objects: how-to compelling and effectively visualize anthropological data for heterogeneous audiences National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Workshop: Evaluation Anthropology in the Field: Application in Case Study Evaluation National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
NAPA Employer Exposition National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Animal Subjects: Exploring the Shifting Ground of Human/Animal Relationships Anthropology and Environment Section
Anthropology in the Aftermath of War: Politics, Religion, and Civil Society in Bosnia-Herzegovina Society for the Anthropology of Europe
Contact Zones:  Researching, Theorizing and Writing Landscape Ethnography Anthropology and Environment Section
Coping with Trauma in Post-Conflict Societies Society for Medical Anthropology
Ethics and Politics of Anthropological Engagement Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Gender and Politics from a Feminist Anthropological Perspective Association for Feminist Anthropology  
HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment in Africa Society for Medical Anthropology
Indigenous Subjects, Diabetes, Rights and Advocacy Practices Society for Medical Anthropology
Legacies of Violence: Memory, Symptom, Intervention Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Matters of Life and Death: Towards a Physical Anthropology of Inclusion, Collaboration and Engagement Biological Anthropology Section
New Landscapes of American Inequality American Ethnological Society
Organizational Culture in Higher Education: Mixed Methods and Interdisciplinary Inquiry Council on Anthropology and Education  
Scales of interaction between people and their environment in the southern Maya lowlands of Belize, Central America Anthropology and Environment Section
Work, Gender, and Identify in a Global Context Society for the Anthropology of Work
Council on Anthropology and Education and Educational Policy Implementation: Open Forum follow up on 2007 reports Council on Anthropology and Education  
Helping Others in Their Terms Society for Psychological Anthropology  
NGO and Nonprofit interest group Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Workshop: Photography for the Field -Part 1: Camera and Photography Basics Society for Visual Anthropology
Bureaucratic Attachments Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Cognitive Anthropology Methods in Medical Anthropology Research Society for Anthropological Sciences
Integrating Western Psychotherapies: Prospects for disciplinary and Clinical Collaboration Society for Medical Anthropology
Perspectives on Collaboration and Applied Anthropologies General Anthropology Division
Poster Session: Anthropology & Environment  Anthropology and Environment Section
Teacher beliefs and practices: Narrative of identity and pedagogy Council on Anthropology and Education  
Transforming Political Ecology: Articulating Symbolic/Political/Technological Representations of Nature Anthropology and Environment Section
Ethnographic Collecting - The Stories Continue Council on Museum Anthropology
Recent Perspectives on Ecotourism: questions of territory, identity and environmental Conservation Anthropology and Environment Section
The NAGPRA: Triumphs, Trials, and Tribulations  Association for Indigenous Anthropologists
Ethnographies of Power, Privilege, and Diversity in Academia Association for Feminist Anthropology  
Workshop: Photography for the Field - Part 2: Digital Flow Society for Visual Anthropology
A Global Solution? Engaging the Reality of the International HIV/AIDS Treatment Scale-up in Developing Nations Society for Medical Anthropology
Ethnography of Clinical Trials Society for Medical Anthropology
Governing public health research for developing countries: the anthropology of population sciences and the evidence-based policy-making movement  Society for Medical Anthropology
The Anthropology of Work and the Work of Anthropology: Business and Participation National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
GAD Distinguished Lecture by Claire Smith" Archaeologists in Action: Collaboration, Inclusion and Engagement" followed by reception and cash bar General Anthropology Division
Distinguished Lecture by Dr. Alison Wylie of the Archaeology Division of the AAA Archaeology Division

Saturday, November 22
Name Sponsor
Compromising Positions: Can Anthropology Survive Going Public? Association for Feminist Anthropology  
Engaging in Transdisciplinary Praxis: Comparative Questions, Assumptions, Methods, and Evidence of Anthropology's Disciplinary Interlocutors National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Including the Natives in the Discussion National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Marine protected areas: Emerging issues in collaboration, inclusion, and engagement in marine resource governance Anthropology and Environment Section
Social Movements and Intellectual Property Rights: Building a New Intellectual Commons Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Workshop: Cameras and Photographs in Anthropological Research Society for Visual Anthropology
A Place of Our Own: Anthropological Engagement in Spaces and Places National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Beyond Transparency Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Human-Environmental Relations and Development Regimes: Case Studies in Conflict and Commoditization  Anthropology and Environment Section
Living in Community: (Re)socialization Throughout the Life Course Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Migration and Citizenship in Europe Society for the Anthropology of Europe
Perspectives on Practice: Social Action National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Policing as Practice, Performance and Ritual: Re-imagining and Representing State Legitimacy and Citizen Participation Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Resource Politics: The Political Ecology of Collaborative Management, Resettlement, and Conservation Imagery  Anthropology and Environment Section
The Aftermath of Organizational Change:  Its Impacts and Implications for Theory and Practice Part II National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Writing for Social Change: Using Writing Strategies to Bridge Scholarship and Activism Society for the Anthropology of Work
Workshop: Engaging with UN Processes: Using Expertise and Experience to Make a Difference National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Workshop: Eight Annual NASA/AAA Mentor Workshop National Association of Student Anthropologists
Activism, Inequality and Epistemology: the Researcher-Informant Relationship in the Anthropology of Brazil Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 
After Collaboration: Indigenous Ontologies, Mediation, Museum Practice Council on Museum Anthropology
Behind the Power: Native American Expressive Cultures Association for Indigenous Anthropologists
Data Visualization and Analysis Society for Anthropological Sciences
Education, Nationalism, and Citizen Formation in a “Post-National” Era Council on Anthropology and Education  
Field of Frictions:  The Practice and Politics of Transnational Medical Research in Africa Society for Medical Anthropology
Finding Common Ground: Overcoming barriers in applying anthropology for development, humanitarian, and nongovernmental organizations National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
Here and There: Applied Perspectives on Immigrants and Being Local National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment Society for Medical Anthropology
Indigeneity Empowered: The Impacts of Gaming on Indigenous Communities and Their Neighbors in the U.S. and Canada Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Is the “Self” Still Worthwhile to Think With?  Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Making Plans in Amazonia: Some Dilemmas of Future-politics in Brazil Anthropology and Environment Section
Tricky Positions or Unnatural Relations?: Probing the Limits of Anthropological Collaboration with Non-Liberal or Non-Western Religious Traditions Society for Anthropology of Religion
Collaboration Between AAA Sections in Advancing The Position of Practicing Anthropology Within the AAA Committee on Practicing Applied and Public Interest Anthropology
Engagement, Authenticity, and Tourism: Gender, Sexuality, Ethnicity/Race, and Space in the Americas Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 
Workshop: "Below the Radar" of State Power: International Human Rights and Practical Implications National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
At the Intersection of Dialogue and Activism:  Immigration, Politics, and the Struggle for Education Council on Anthropology and Education  
Governing Kenya: Insights on Inclusion, Collaboration, and Engagement from the 2007 Association for Africanist Anthropology  
Knowledge, Engagement, Ethics American Ethnological Society
Land, Territory and Identity Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Learning outside traditional academic boundaries Council on Anthropology and Education  
Other Ethics (Ethics of and for the Other):  Situational Ethics of Fieldwork and Moral Imperatives of Engaged Anthropology American Ethnological Society
Perspectives on Environment and Human Rights General Anthropology Division
The Ethics of Visual Data: Picturing Inclusion, Collaboration, and Engagement Society for Visual Anthropology
Visualizing Engagement, Collaboration and Inclusion: Seven Research and Applied Projects from Western Washington University Society for Visual Anthropology

Sunday, November 23
Name Sponsor
Contested Ground: Agricultural GMOs and Rural Futures Culture and Agriculture  
Disjunctive Childhoods: Children's Agency in Cultural Reproduction organized by the Anthropology of Children and Childhood Interest Group Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Engaging The Hokey Pokey:  New directions, emerging theories, methods and pedagogies in understanding schools and their communities through ethnography and ethnographic practices and praxis
Council on Anthropology and Education  
Environmental Education, Biodiversity, and Contested Spaces  Anthropology and Environment Section
Giving More than We Take:  Reciprocity in the Research Process National Association for the Practice of Anthropology  
The frontiers of risk and security Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Engaging Identities in the Clinic: conflicts, tensions, and critiques of self-concepts Society for Psychological Anthropology  
Environmental Subjects and Environmental Activism: Shifting Contexts in an Age of  Anthropology and Environment Section
Fieldwork and the Co-Production of Interpersonal and Theoretical Engagements General Anthropology Division
Five Fields Update Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges  
Globalization from below: New technologies for remittances, microfinance and transnational community development Society for the Anthropology of North America
Indigenous Languages, Identities, and Education: Research in Multiple Contexts Council on Anthropology and Education  
New Territorialities: Entitlements, Rule and Citizenship  Association for Political and Legal Anthropology  
Opportunities for Inclusion, Collaboration, and Engagement with New Media Council on Anthropology and Education  
Patients, Prescriptions, and Power: New Anthropological Understandings of Medical Compliance Society for Medical Anthropology
Symbolic Affinities, Pragmatic Engagements: Shaping Latin American Ethnology through the Collaborative Work of Norman and Dorothea Scott Whitten: Part 2 Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 
Youth and Transgression in Europe Society for the Anthropology of Europe


 



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