AN Column

The ASA publishes Anthropology News columns on the work, past and present, of its members, as well as thought pieces and commentaries. Other columns inform AN readers about about section news, such as panels and other events at the AAA annual meeting. (See also the ASA Community page for other announcements, comments, and exchanges.)

Proposals for columns are welcome. Please contact AN column editor Sue Kenyon (

Links to recent columns can be found below. See the Archive page for links to earlier columns.

▪ Moshe Shokeid, “Coronavirus Days in Tel Aviv” – September 25, 2020

▪ Ron Reminick, “Retirement and a New Beginning” – July 9, 2020

▪Maria Cattell, “Memory, Attic Research, and a Family Legacy” – April 29, 2020

▪ Jack Glazier, “Paul Radin and the Fisk University Narrative Collection,” – February 25, 2020