Workshop “Anthropologies of Media and Mobility”

The programme of the joint European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA) Media Anthropology Network and Anthropology of Mobility Network workshop “Anthropologies of Media and Mobility: Theorizing Movement and Circulations across Entangled Fields” at the University of Cologne (14-16 September 2017) is now online and can be downloaded as PDF: https://mediamobility.wordpress.com/ The workshop includes nine sessions […]

E-Seminar on “Social Media as Practices”

The European Association of Social Anthropologists Media Anthropology Network is hosting an e-seminar on social media as practice from 9-23 May 2017 that would be of interest to many digital anthropologists. You have to subscribe to the Media Anthro mailing list to participate. We will be launching our next E-Seminar on Tuesday the 9th of […]

RESOURCES ON DIGITAL (VISUAL) ANTHROPOLOGY & ETHNOGRAPHY

This is a selection of resources on digital visual anthropology & digital ethnography, collected via the European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA) Visual Anthropology Network’s & Media Anthropology Network’s mailing lists. Digital Visual Anthropology Online resources & projects: 50th e-seminar of the EASA Media Anthropology Network, available at http://www.media-anthropology.net/index.php/e-seminars Cineducacion: http://www.cineducacion.cl/ An audiovisual platform designed […]

Call for Contributions: An Edited Volume on Tumblr

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS: A Tumblr Book co-editors:   Allison McCracken, American Studies, DePaul University; Louisa Stein, Department of Film and Media Culture, Middlebury College; Alexander Cho, University of California Humanities Research Institute We’re putting together a book to identify ways in which Tumblr has had an important social and industrial impact, both as a digital platform and […]

CFP UPENN 2017 conference –Reading Eastern Europe Digitally: Promises for the New Millennium | cfp.english.upenn.edu

Check out the Romanian Studies Association of America’s Call for Papers Reading Eastern Europe Digitally: Promises for the New Millennium https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/66594 Deadline: March 12, 2016. Contact Email: liguran@ncat.edu Reading Eastern Europe Digitally: Promises for the New Millennium What does the Digital Age hold in store for Eastern European cultures? In an era dominated by the […]

Digital Anthropology at 14th EASA Conference

In this post I am going to provide an overview about those panels at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference entitled “Anthropological legacies and human futures” (Milan, Italy, 20-23 July 2016) which deal with digital media technologies and related issues. This also offers some insight into digital anthropology related research in the European context which in […]

Digital Research Hub

I woke up this morning with an idea that I would like to run by the members of DANG.  Wouldn’t it be great if there was a central website anthropologists (and other scholars interested in human research with an online component) could all announce and advertise their digital/online research through.  The site would have 4 main […]