AAA 2013: ALLA has established the following guidelines for ALLA sponsorship of AAA panels for 2013. Please see the following document for details: ALLA Sponsored Panels Guidelines
The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History conference: Our own Luis F.B. Plascencia is an invited panelist for the The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History conference at Harvard University on Labor Regimes (April 25-27, 2013): For the Conference website, click here.
For a list of panelists at the Weatherhead Conference click here.
Congratulations ALLA members! The panel, “RE-ASSESSING “BORDERS,” “BORDERLANDS, AND CROSSINGS:” LATINA/O PERSPECTIVES” was selected as an Executive Session at the 2012 American Anthropological Association Meetings: Borders and Crossings in San Francisco November 14-18, 2012. The panel was co-organized by our own Pat Zavella and Luis Plascencia and also features Ana Ramos Zayas, Lynn Stephen, Cathering Tactaquin, with Carlos Vélez-Ibáñez as discussant. More information to come as we get closer to San Francisco 2012.
For other AAA Panels that feature or could be of interest to ALLA members - AAA 2012 ALLA Panels
Anthropology News Pieces
2011 ALLA Section in Anthropology News: Luis FB Plascencia and Pablo González, eds.
Vol. 52. Issue 5: “Letter from the ALLA President” by Miguel Diaz Barriga
Vol. 52. Issue 4: “The US Military: A Site for Exploring Gender, Ethnicity, Sexuality and Power” by Margie Serrato
Vol. 52. Issue 3: “Una Red en Peces: Transborder Alliances Between US Chicanos and Indigenous Communities in Baja California” by Pablo González
Vol. 52. Issue 2: “Celebrating Las Posadas in the Heartland: Creating Home in New Destinations” by Aidé Acosta
Vol. 52. Issue 1: “Ethnography Hits the Stage: Making of No Roosters in the Desert” by Anna Ochoa O’Leary.