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Society for Anthropology of Consciousness (SAC)
Call for Proposals
2018 Meetings of the American Anthropological Association
The Society for Anthropology of Consciousness (SAC) welcomes abstracts for individually volunteered papers, posters, sessions, roundtables, and workshops to be considered for inclusion in the SMA program for the 117th Meeting of the American Anthropological Association. This year’s meeting will be held in San Jose, CA., November 14-
In keeping with the AAA guidelines, all session proposals will be reviewed by the SAC program committee for consideration as invited sessions. The SAC encourages prospective organizers of invited sessions to consider co-
Please note the unified deadline—April 16, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.—for the submission of abstracts for the AAA meetings. A smaller number of proposals for late-
Please contact the SAC program committee with any questions about proposals:
Mark Flanagan (Piedmont Health Services), co-
Sydney Yeager (Southern Methodist University), co-
Applications to the AAA for Meetings-
Anthropologists outside the U.S. and Canada and non-
The AAA Program Chair will also provide a limited number of Guest Registration Waivers to anthropologists outside the U.S. and Canada and non-
Undergraduate students may apply to work as volunteers at the AAA meetings and, if accepted, will have their registration fees reimbursed at a later time. Students interested in this opportunity must first register for the meetings, and apply for the volunteer opportunity in August, 2018.
Defined by Sherry Ortner as the ability to change culture and behavior, agency is a hallmark of certain states of consciousness. Dramatic changes in a person’s experience of their own agency are frequently noted in the cross-
This CFP hopes to attract scholars working in a wide range of topics and field sites to engage in a lively discussion of how we can expand our understanding of agency through the lens of consciousness.
Please note the unified deadline—April 16, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.—for the submission of abstracts for the AAA meetings. As such, the panel will need to be finalized in advance of this date. Abstract submissions for inclusion on this panel need to be emailed to Sydney Yeager at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 2, 2018.