EASA is a professional association open to all social anthropologists either qualified in, or else working in, Europe.
The Association seeks to advance anthropology in Europe by organizing biennial conferences.
EASA's academic journal, Social Anthropology/Anthropologie Sociale appears four times a year and is available free of charge to all paid-up members.
Call for new Editors of Social Anthropology
EASA is searching for new editors to take over from the current team. Read more. Deadline 1st April.
Call for application for EASA Biennial Conferences
Would your department or institution like to host an EASA conference? Apply here. Deadline 15th May.
Call for submissions for edited collections and monographs. More details.
Gerd Baumann 13/11/1953 - 15/01/2014
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of anthropologist Gerd Baumann on 15 January 2014. Baumann was a member of EASA' Executive Committee from 1997 to 2000, holding its Chair in the years 1999-2000. We wish to express our sincere condolences to his family. Read the obituaries here. We would also like to take this opportunity to invite our members to contriute comments to and memories of Gerd Baumann's life. Please email Noel.Salazar(AT)soc.kuleuven.be with your contributions.
Call for new EASA networks
Disaster and Crisis Anthropology Network (DICAN) PDF
AMCE opens the call for its first ethnographic film and media programme
New network publications
Journal of the Anthropology of the Contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia Volume 1, Issue 2, Winter 2013. View details of the Issue here.
Anthropology of Law and Rights Network: Read a report from the workshop on Migration within and To the Global South: Alternative Histories, Labour Policies, and Citizenship Regimes, carried out at University of Cologne (5-7 Dec.).
MEDNET's collected volume on the transformations at Europe’s borders:
Jutta Lauth Bacas, William Kavanagh (eds) 2013: BORDER ENCOUNTERS New York, Oxford: Berghahn. http://berghahnbooks.com/blog/good-borders-make-good-neighbors
A report from the first EASA Applied Anthropology Network symposium, entitled The destiny of anthropology – extinction or renaissance? is now available on the network's events page.
The Gloss of Harmony: The Politics of Policy Making in Multilateral Organisations Edited by Birgit Müller of the Anthropology of International Governance Network
Anthropology of the Contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia a Journal emerging from the work of the AMCE Network