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November 2018 — Volume 45 | Issue 4

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Dec 11, 2018

Call for proposals: AES Student Diversity Travel Grant

Jul 24, 2018

Announcing the new editors of AE

Jul 18, 2018

AE author Jean Dennison wins prize from the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA)


AES 2019: Ethnographic Futures
March 14-16, 2019
St. Louis, MO