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Monday, July 28, 2014

Culture Newsletter: call for submission of articles and events/Le bulletin Culture: Appel pour soumissions d'articles et nouvelles d'=?utf-8?Q?=C3=A9v=C3=A8nements?=

Culture Newsletter: call for submission of articles and events.
Special issue on Forty Years of CASCA: Looking Back and Moving Forward

Culture is CASCA's bi-annual and bilingual electronic newsletter. We are
currently accepting articles, news items, event announcements and book
notes for the October 2014 issue.

We especially encourage CASCA members to share their experiences,
ongoing research, reflections on CASCA's history and origins and where
the organization is or should be heading in the future. Possible
topics might
include:
- Memories and stories from past highlighting some of the obstacles
and successes for the association;
- Stories from past executives and annual meetings;
- Recent developments in the association (student network, applied
anthropologists, network of environmental anthropologists, etc);
- Possible future initiatives for the association and;
- The role of academic associations in Canada's changing political climate.
Submissions (500 to 1000, photos welcome) should be made by September
10, 2014.
Please send your submissions and inquiries to: Mary-Lee Mulholland,
Anglophone Member-at-Large at mmulholland@mtroyal.ca and/or
Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier at alexbf@uvic.ca.

For more information about Culture, see the CASCA website:

http://www.cas-sca.ca/publications/culture-newsletter

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Le bulletin Culture : Appel pour soumissions d'articles et nouvelles
d'évènements.
Édition spéciale sur les 40 ans de la CASCA : Regard sur le passé et
sur l'avenir

Le bulletin Culture est l'info-lettre électronique bi-annuelle et
bilingue des membres de la CASCA. Nous acceptons dès maintenant des
articles, nouvelles, annonces d'évènements et de publications pour
l'édition d'octobre 2014.

Nous encourageons particulièrement les membres de la CASCA à partager
leurs expériences, leurs recherches en cours, leurs réflexions sur
l'histoire et les origines de la CASCA et sur l'association de la
CASCA aujourd'hui et sur son futur. Les contributions peuvent
inclurent, mais ne sont pas limitées à :
- Mémoires et histoires du passé qui soulignent des obstacles et des
réussites de l'association;
- Histoires d'anciens membres de l'exécutif et de rencontres annuelles
passées;
- Développements récents dans l'association (le réseau des étudiants,
les anthropologues appliqués, le réseau des anthropologues de
l'environnement, etc.);
- Initiatives possibles pour le futur de l'association;
- Le rôle des associations académiques du Canada dans un climat
politique en changement.
Les soumissions (entre 500 et 1000 mots, photos bienvenues) doivent
être reçues avant le 10 septembre. Prière de les faire parvenir, ainsi
que toutes demandes de renseignements, à Alexandrine
Boudreault-Fournier, membre francophone d'office à alexbf@uvic.ca
et/ou à Mary-Lee Mulholland, membre anglophone d'office à
mmulholland@mtroyal.ca.

Pour plus d'informations à propos de Culture, veuillez visiter le site
web de CASCA :

http://www.cas-sca.ca/fr/publications-fr/culture-bulletin

Thursday, July 24, 2014

CASCA: Job postings/Offres d'emploi

(English follows)

Les offres d'emploi suivantes viennent d'être ajoutées à notre banque.


-Agent(e) à la promotion humaine et sociale
Chic Resto-Pop

-Coordonnateur (ice) recherché (e)
CDEC LaSalle-Lachine

-Vice-President - Academic & Provost
Cape Breton University

-Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships (Multiple Research Areas)
Royal Roads University

-Course Instructor, ANTH 3700H, Psychological Anthropology
Trent University

-Tenure-stream position in biological anthropology with a focus on health
University of Toronto Mississauga

-Department of Social Justice Education Sessional Lecturers, OISE/UT

-Research Facilitator at Public Health Ontario

-CALL FOR PROPOSAL - GRANT FUNDING
Global Development Network

-Sociology and Anthropology - Assistant Professor (Sociology)
University of Guelph

-Agente ou Agent de développement
Mon Toit, mon Cartier

-Coordination du projet « Énergie pour qui, pour quoi? Vers un modèle
énergétique plus juste, durable et démocratique »
Comité pour les droits humains en Amérique latine CDHAL

-Organisatrice-teur communautaire et soutien à la coordination
Solidarité Saint-Henri

-Organisatrice-teur communautaire
Solidarité Saint-Henri

-Agente ou agent de mobilisation (secteur écoles primaires)
Oxfam-Québec

-Directeur(trice), Initiatives communautaires
Les YMCA du Québec

-Coordonnateur de liaison du réseau et du soutien aux programmes
Springboard Atlantic Inc.

-Network Liaison and Program Support Coordinator
Springboard Atlantic Inc.

-Humanities - Program Coordinator (Master of Philosophy in Humanities)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

-Direction générale de Vivre Saint-Michel en santé
Vivre Saint-Michel en santé VSMS

-Agent ou Agente de développement et de liaison
ROCQLD



Consultez-les ou voyez toute la liste en visitant notre site Web:

www.cas-sca.ca

Si notre banque d'emplois vous a aidé à vous trouver un emploi, merci de
nous en aviser à l'adresse membership@anthropologica.ca.


Merci

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The following job postings have just been added to our job page:


-Agent(e) à la promotion humaine et sociale
Chic Resto-Pop

-Coordonnateur (ice) recherché (e)
CDEC LaSalle-Lachine

-Vice-President - Academic & Provost
Cape Breton University

-Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships (Multiple Research Areas)
Royal Roads University

-Course Instructor, ANTH 3700H, Psychological Anthropology
Trent University

-Tenure-stream position in biological anthropology with a focus on health
University of Toronto Mississauga

-Department of Social Justice Education Sessional Lecturers, OISE/UT

-Research Facilitator at Public Health Ontario

-CALL FOR PROPOSAL - GRANT FUNDING
Global Development Network

-Sociology and Anthropology - Assistant Professor (Sociology)
University of Guelph

-Agente ou Agent de développement
Mon Toit, mon Cartier

-Coordination du projet « Énergie pour qui, pour quoi? Vers un modèle
énergétique plus juste, durable et démocratique »
Comité pour les droits humains en Amérique latine CDHAL

-Organisatrice-teur communautaire et soutien à la coordination
Solidarité Saint-Henri

-Organisatrice-teur communautaire
Solidarité Saint-Henri

-Agente ou agent de mobilisation (secteur écoles primaires)
Oxfam-Québec

-Directeur(trice), Initiatives communautaires
Les YMCA du Québec

-Coordonnateur de liaison du réseau et du soutien aux programmes
Springboard Atlantic Inc.

-Network Liaison and Program Support Coordinator
Springboard Atlantic Inc.

-Humanities - Program Coordinator (Master of Philosophy in Humanities)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

-Direction générale de Vivre Saint-Michel en santé
Vivre Saint-Michel en santé VSMS

-Agent ou Agente de développement et de liaison
ROCQLD



See them and others on our website:

www.cas-sca.ca

If our job bank helped you find employment, please let us know
(membership@anthropologica.ca).

Thank you

CASCA: Conferences, Calls for Papers, Events/Colloques, Appels à communication, Évènements

Conferences and calls for papers/Colloques et Appels à communication:


Les colloques et appels à communication suivants viennent d'être ajoutés à
notre page web:

The following conference announcements and calls for papers have just been
added to our web page:


-Engaging in Canadian Heritage and Culture, Midwest Association of
Canadian Studies Conference, November, 2014, Michigan State University

-Call for articles - Studies in Travel Writing - Special Issue on
Travel Writing and the Visual

-Canadian Women as Public Intellectuals


See them and others on our website:

Consultez-les ou voyez toute la liste en visitant notre site web:

http://cas-sca.ca/fr/appel-de-communications
http://cas-sca.ca/call-for-papers


Events/Évènements-Other/Autres:


1.
Public Forum:
Stephen Lewis Speaks with Grassy

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
July 29, 2014
Ryerson University
55 Dunda Street W, Ted Rogers School of Management, TR S1-067
Toronto

Water, Indigenous rights, justice for mercury survivors

Ontario is planning a decade of clearcut logging against Grassy Narrows Fist
Nation's will. Clearcuts will deepen the tragedy of mercury poisoning in
Grassy Narrows. Join Stephen Lewis and Grassy Narrows in a public forum on
clean water and indigenous rights, followed by the River Run rally and march.

Tuesday July 29, 6:30 p.m.
Ryerson University

Featuring:
•Grassy Narrows Chief Roger Fobister
•Judy Da Silva - Grassy Narrows Clan Mother
•Leanne Betasamosake Simpson - Writer, educator and activist
•Stephen Lewis

For tickets:
$15 - $30 pay what you can
http://bit.ly/GrassyTorontoPublicForum



Thank you/Merci

CASCA: Student Zone Notices/Annonces zone étudiante

Nouveaux ajouts/New announcements:



-New course launch for 2015 entry: MA in Global Urban Justice
@University of Leeds

-CFP: The Graduate Journal of Food Studies



See them and others on our website.
Consultez-les ou voyez toute la liste en visitant notre site web:

http://cas-sca.ca/

Merci. Thank you

Friday, July 18, 2014

Call for Nominations: Diane Forsythe Prize

Call for Nominations: Diane Forsythe Prize
by Betsey Brada

The Diana Forsythe Prize was created in 1998 to celebrate the best book
or series of published articles in the spirit of Diana Forsythe's feminist
anthropological research on work, science, and/or technology, including
biomedicine. The Prize is awarded annually at the meeting of the American
Anthropological Association by a committee consisting of one representative
from the Society for the Anthropology of Work (SAW) and two from the
Committee on the Anthropology of Science, Technology, and Computing
(CASTAC). It is supported by the General Anthropology Division (GAD) and
Bern Shen.

Self-nominations are welcomed. To be eligible, books must have been
published in the last five years (copyright 2009 or later). The current
submission deadline is July 31, 2014 (early nominations appreciated) and
nominations should be sent via email to the Selection Committee Chair, João
Biehl, at jbiehl@princeton.edu. Publishers, please send a copy of nominated
titles to each of the selection committee members listed below.

João Biehl
Department of Anthropology
Princeton University
128 Aaron Burr Hall
Princeton, NJ 08544

Stefan Helmreich
Department of Anthropology
Room E53-335Q
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA

Nina Brown
Department of Anthropology
Community College of Baltimore County
7201 Rossville Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21237-3899

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Course Instructor, Anthropology of Gender and Sexuality, Trent University - deadline July 18

Course Instructor, Anthropology of Gender and Sexuality, Trent University

Deadline: July 18, 2014

http://www.trentu.ca/dean/documents/14-389ANTH3210H.pdf

CASCA: Conferences, Calls for Papers, Events/Colloques, Appels à communication, Évènements

Conferences and calls for papers/Colloques et Appels à communication:


Les colloques et appels à communication suivants viennent d'être ajoutés à
notre page web:

The following conference announcements and calls for papers have just been
added to our web page:


-Second Call for Papers: Cosmopolitan Motherhood - ASAANZ/AAS Combined
Conference

-CFP: 2nd BIENNIAL BLACK CANADIAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE -
COMMUNITY, EMPOWERMENT & LEADERSHIP IN BLACK CANADA, May 2015,
Dalhousie University

-CFP: Leaders in Biodiversity Conservation: Botanic Gardens in the
21st Century, October 2014, Montreal


See them and others on our website:

Consultez-les ou voyez toute la liste en visitant notre site web:

http://cas-sca.ca/fr/appel-de-communications
http://cas-sca.ca/call-for-papers


Events/Évènements-Other/Autres:


1.
The Globe & Mail did a big feature story on the work being done
through UVic Anthropology's Ethnographic Mapping Lab, with a 2-page
spread in Saturday's BC section.

Printed article:
http://fw.to/kQD41FU

Feature video:
http://youtu.be/oqZnvoiCYCY



Thank you/Merci

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