The Associação Brasileira de Antropologia intimidated 

CASCA co-signed a letter asking to curtail unjustified investigations of the ABA. Read the letter here and share it.

Tim Ingold's Manifesto

Tim Ingold, professor of anthropology at the University of Aberdeen and keynote speaker at the CASCA 2015 meeting in Quebec City, wrote a manifesto in favor of his university. To read here.  

French-language editor and French book review editor wanted!

Anthropologica, the journal of the Canadian Anthropology Society (CASCA) is looking for a French-language editor and a French book review editor.

The responsibilities of the French-language Editor include: soliciting, reading and assessing all French language manuscripts submitted to the journal; managing all cycles of the peer review process and liaising with authors, reviewers, and the production team of the University of Toronto Press. The French-language Editor is also responsible for all French-language content: for example, managing the translation of abstracts, introductions to special themes, and other material (for which a budget is provided to cover related costs). The French-language Editor works very closely with the Editor-in-Chief on all aspects of the journal, including assessing special theme proposals, liaising with the CASCA executive and  Anthropologica's Editorial Advisory Board, andmarketing. The French-language Editor also works closely with the French Book Review Editor. CASCA provides a stipend and contributes to the French-language editor’s travel expenses to attend  its annual meetings. Position to commence in January 2017. Duration is three-years, renewable.

The responsibilities of the French Book Review Editor include: soliciting and receiving books for review from publishers; selecting and liaising with reviewers; assessing and preparing the reviews for publication (ie, light copy editing). The book review editor works closely with the Editor-in-Chief and the French-language editor. Position is open now.

Please send letters of interest and your C.V. to Alicia Sliwinski, French Editor at asliwinski@wlu.ca and Jasmin Habib, Editor in Chief, at jhabib@uwaterloo.ca. We will begin to review all applications on August 15 and on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. 

If you have any questions, please contact Alicia Sliwinski

 

Contact Info

Canadian Anthropology Society (CASCA)
c/o Karli Whitmore
125 rue Jean de la Londe, #301
Baie d'Urfe (Québec) H9X 3T8
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