The American Anthropological Association will hold its annual conference this fall in St. Louis, MO from November 18th to 22nd. The theme is Truth and Responsibility. DANG is putting together a round table of anthropologists whose work intersects with design and digital anthropology very broadly defined. Our goal is to showcase the work of anthropologist […]
As is now tradition, CASTAC and DANG members and friends will gather for an informal meet up at the AAAs later this month. Thursday, November 15th 7:00pm til close Clandestine Brewing 980 S 1st St, Ste b https://goo.gl/maps/fWPzotDX2242 (~15 min walk from the convention center) While they don’t sell food in the taproom, there will […]
Digital Infrastructures: Poetics, Politics and Personhood – American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, San Jose, CA, 14-18 November 2018 Lorraine Weekes (Stanford University) Gertjan Plets (Utrecht University) Government databases, digital archives, online voting systems, and e-portals enabling the submission of everything from insurance claims to income tax returns increasingly define mundane engagements between citizen-users and a suite […]
Tom Boellstorff is giving the Digital Anthropology Distinguished Lecture tonight (Friday December 1st) at the American Anthropological Association. Join us at 7:45 at the Marriott Balcony A.
DANG is co-hosting a meetup with CASTAC, SAW, and EPIC. Join us for beverages, snacks, and conversation at the AAAs. We are organizing a meetup on Thursday, November 30th at the New Heights Restaurant / Gin Joint at 2317 Calvert St., NW, Washington, DC at 8:30 pm. We cannot offer free drinks, but we can offer proximity to delicious ones. Come and join us.
Anthropology Matters! The American Anthropological Association’s 116th Annual Conference Washington DC November 29th to December 3rd, 2017 The AAA is calling on its members to demonstrate how and why Anthropology Matters! The theme for the AAA annual conference for 2017, which will be held in Washington DC, is a call to action for anthropologists across […]
Saturday, November 19, 2016 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM Room: 200F Organizer & Chair: Matthew Hale – Indiana University, Communication & Culture Discussant: Mary Gray – Microsoft Research
ORGANIZE THIS!: DATA MANAGEMENT FOR ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE DIGITAL AGE, PRESERVING OUR EVIDENCE FOR FUTURE DISCOVERY Friday, November 18, 2016 4:00 PM – 5:45 PM Room: Salon D Organizer & Chair: Jerome Crowder – University of Texas Medical Branch Organizer & Chair: Richard Freeman – University of Florida, Gainesville Discussant: Deborah Winslow – National Science Foundation Discussant: Lisa […]
VIRTUAL, EMBODIED AND TACTILE ETHNOGRAPHY: NEW DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES IN ANTHROPOLOGICAL RESEARCH Friday, November 18, 2016 8:00 AM – 9:45 AM Room: 200D Organizer & Chair: Rachel Ward – Simon Fraser University, School of Interactive Arts and Technology
COPAR AND THE RE-USE OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL ARCHIVES IN THE DIGITAL AGE Thursday, November 17, 2016 1:45 PM – 3:30 PM Room: Salon D Organizer: Diana Marsh – American Philosophical Society Organizer: Ricardo Punzalan – University of Maryland, College Park Chair: Candace Greene – National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Discussant: Robert Leopold – Smithsonian Institution […]