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AAA Photo Contest


Voting is Open!

Voting in the 2013 AAA Photo Contest is now open to current AAA members through September 30, 2013.

The voting system displays thumbnails of each photo. To review galleries with larger images of the entries, please visit the Knowledge Exchange section of Anthropology News at You may also link directly to galleries of each of the categories:

Voters will be able to select 9 out of 39 photos in the People category, 6 out of 24 photos in the Place category, and 5 out of 19 photos in the Process and Practice category. Winning photos will be displayed at the annual meeting in Chicago and will also appear in Anthropology News.

The AAA Photo Contest is designed to encourage members to share their field experiences and demonstrate the breadth of anthropological work through photography. The impressive array of photos received in the past illustrates the diverse and exciting work anthropologists are pursuing today, as well as the insights that AAA members have to offer.

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If you have any questions or comments, email Amy Goldenberg at

Photo Contest Results
2011 Top Four Photographs

"Dinka in Chains" by Jeffery Deal

"Shaping an Earthen Pot" by Doranne Jacobson

"Agrarian Frontiers" by Michael Eilenberg

"Hay un Comprador" by Ariela Zycherman