Urban Policymaking in Eskişehir, Turkey

Municipal policymakers have turned Eskisehir into a vision of the model European-like city focused on waterfront restructuring projects. But not everyone has gained from their restructuring program.

Truth and Responsibility

The 2021 AAA Annual Meeting theme is a call to reimagine anthropology to meet the demands of the present moment.

Shirley S. Gorenstein

In her wide-ranging career, Shirley Gorenstein was a Mesoamerican archaeologist, who, after a decade as a faculty member in the Department of Anthropology at Columbia University, founded a public archaeology program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), in Troy, New York, and later was founding chair of the Department of Science and Technology Studies at RPI.

Mutale Chileshe

Mutale Chileshe, the unit head for society in medicine at Zambia’s Copperbelt University School of Medicine, made a powerful impact as an anthropologist teaching within a medical school.

Jorge A. Flores Ochoa

Jorge A. Flores-Ochoa, professor emeritus of the San Antonio Abad National University of Cuzco, Peru, passed away from complications of COVID-19 at the age of 85 on August 20, 2020, in the Imperial City of the Incas where he was born and lived his entire life.

Call for Pitches: Ghosts

To celebrate the creepy time of year, this fall Anthropology News is turning a spooky eye to spectral apparitions and things that go bump in the night. What can anthropology tell us about ghosts and hauntings of all kinds in all places: ghosts ritual and metaphorical, economic and political, long-experienced and recently imagined?

Education as a Currency of Love

2019 Council on Anthropology and Education Outstanding Book Award winner Gabrielle Oliveira recounts findings from the ethnographic study that formed the basis of her award-winning book.