The Society for Humanistic Anthropology welcomes paper and poster
session proposals for consideration at this year’s Annual Meeting in
Chicago (November 20-24, 2013). The theme for the meeting is "Future
Publics, Current Engagements,” which provides a rich context for
exploring the innovative and exciting work conducted under the broad
rubric of humanistic anthropology.
Kristen and Jonathan are more than happy to work with you on your
paper, poster, or roundtable sessions – please be in touch early, and as
often as necessary, with us! We’re happy to assist session organizers
with the structuring of their proposals. SHA encourages innovative
formats, including poster sessions and fostering more dynamic discussion
Paper/Poster/Roundtable Sessions – submit through the AAA website
SHA Section Invited Session Proposals – due March 15, 2013, online
Invited Session Proposals (paper, poster, or roundtable sessions) must
include a session abstract of up to 500 words and information for all
participants (including individual abstracts). Submission will be
through the AAA website. We highly encourage anyone planning to submit
an invited session proposal to contact Kristen ASAP, ideally by March 1.
Decisions will be announced in early April.
SHA Sponsored Session Proposals – due April 15, 2012 online
sponsored session proposals must be submitted online by April 15, 2012.
This includes all paper and poster sessions, roundtable proposals, and
individual paper/poster submissions. Submissions must include a 250-word
abstract as well as individual abstracts for each participant (as
necessary). Participants must abide by the AAA rules regarding roles, registration, and fees.