16th EASA Biennial Conference
New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe
21-24 July 2020 in Lisbon
ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon and ICS-Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
The history of EASA conferences started 30 years ago in Portugal, in Coimbra, with the conference 'Anthropology and Europe'. Now EASA2020 is inviting you all to join in celebrating the anniversary and deliberating the present in Lisbon, at the conference New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe.
Opening Early Bird registration has been postponed to 15 April. Please see here for COVID-19/Coronavirus situation update.
All calls have now closed.
Panels were chosen by the EASA2020 Scientific Committee that comprises members of the Local Committee, EASA Executive Committee and additional scholars covering a plethora of different anthropological traditions, sub-fields and theoretical approaches.
Through a generous award from the Wenner-Gren Foundation, supplemented by EASA money, funds will be available to support delegate attendance. See here for more details.
ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon and ICS-University of Lisbon are the host institutions. ISCTE is a research university focused on social sciences, management and technologies, and ICS is the social science research center of the University of Lisbon. Although distinct public universities, they share the campus of the University of Lisbon, where the conference will take place.
The local committee
Headed by Miguel Vale de Almeida (ISCTE-IUL and CRIA) and Susana Matos Viegas (ICS-UL) the local committee is representative of the diversity of anthropological institutions in Portugal: Antónia Pedroso de Lima (ISCTE and CRIA), Catarina Alves Costa (NOVA FCSH and CRIA), Catarina Fróis (ISCTE and CRIA), Clara Saraiva (FLUL), Cristiana Bastos (ICS-UL), Humberto Martins (UTAD and CRIA), Irene Rodrigues (ISCSP-UL), João Pina Cabral (U Kent), José Mapril (NOVA FCSH and CRIA), Maria Cardeira da Silva (NOVA FCSH and CRIA), Marina Pignatelli (ISCSP-UL and CRIA), Manuela Ivone Cunha (U Minho and CRIA), Simone Frangella (ICS-UL), Nuno Domingos (ICS-UL) and Mafalda Melo de Sousa as secretary on behalf of CRIA (Center for Research in Anthropology, Portugal).
The Scientific Committee
Sarah Green (Chair of SciComm, President of EASA), Susana Viegas (Local Committee), Maria Cardeira da Silva (Local Committee), Georgeta Stoica (EASA Executive Committee), Monica Heintz (EASA Executive Committee), Christina Toren (additional member), Adam Kuper (additional member), Jorge Grau Robollo (additional member), Fabio Vicini (additional member).
Film selection committee
Catarina Alves Costa, Humberto Martins, Sofia Sampaio, Rodrigo Lacerda, Amaya Sumpsi, Inês Ponte