CFP – Southern Anthropological Society, April 2016

The Southern Anthropological Society’s 51st Annual Meeting will be held in Huntington, West Virginia on April 07-09, 2016.  The Call for Proposals is out with a wide welcome to everyone who wishes to speak to the conference theme of “Reinventing … Continued


Speech, Power and Social Justice (Conley)

The AAA Committee for Human Rights Task Group and the Society for Linguistic Anthropology Committee on Language & Social Justice is committed to collaborating with one another to provide a unique, linguistic anthropological perspective on relevant issues of the day. … Continued


This is Anthropology

What to see examples of what anthropologists are up to in their everyday work? Looking for an anthropologist near you? Check out the “This is Anthropology” website from the American Anthropological Association.



Works in Progress Series Returns

At the initiative of the student organized and led Anthropology Club, the Department has begun a series of student and faculty presentations. The purpose of the series is to provide a regular time and place for undergraduates, graduate students, and … Continued


Book by Faculty Member (Hoey)

Do you get told what the good life is, or do you figure it out for yourself? Posed by a middle-aged lifestyle migrant who left a corporate career, this question invokes the theme of Opting for Elsewhere that emerges from … Continued



Anthropology Program Brochures

For your information, the Anthropology Program has prepared two brochures.  The first is a brief, tri-fold style brochure, which highlights program basics.  The second is a much more detailed, comprehensive poster style brochure.  These are generally used in on-campus promotional … Continued


MU Electronic Theses

You may explore Masters Theses in Sociology, from abstracts to full PDF documents, by linking to MU Electronic Theses for the Sociology Program.  Theses from 2002 forward are available