Announcing the SLA’s Annual Graduate Student Essay Prize

February 11, 2014 No Comments Diego Arispe-Bazán (SLA Web Assistant) AAA, Announcements, Graduate Paper Contest, Prizes

The Society for Linguistic Anthropology would like to invite submissions of graduate student papers for the SLA’s Annual Graduate Student Essay Prize. Papers should be submitted by the deadline, March 12, 2014. The winner and finalists will be invited to participate in an SLA-sponsored panel at the 2014 AAA meetings in Washington DC, along with this year’s competition judges, Richard Bauman and Paul Manning. Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the award, the applicant must have been a graduate student in a degree-granting program when the paper was written; must be the sole author of the paper; and must submit the

AAA Call for Linguistic Anthropology Submissions

February 8, 2014 No Comments Diego Arispe-Bazán (SLA Web Assistant) Announcements, Uncategorized

Dear Linguistic Anthropologists, As your new Section Program Editor I regret that I am getting off to a fairly exciting start. There have been some changes to procedures and deadline about which I have only just become aware – I am using every means of communication to spread my belated awareness among you all. The Society for Linguistic Anthropology (SLA) invites your submissions for the American Anthropological Association’s 2014 Annual Meeting, which will be held this year in Washington, D.C. December 3-7. This year’s theme is: “Producing Anthropology”. I am writing to encourage you to submit invited sessions, volunteered sessions,