2015 Biennial SAR Meeting — Preliminary Schedule

Preliminary Schedule Here is the Preliminary Schedule for our Biennial Meeting in San Diego, April 16-19 (click on the link to download the schedule as a PDF file). You should find your panel listed here and be able to make travel arrangements with this in mind. Hotel Reservations Please remember that the rate at the Handlery Hotel ($119 Single and […]

Registration Now Open for 2015 Biennial Meeting

SAR is happy to announce that registration is now open for our 2015 Biennial Meeting in San Diego, California from April 16-19. Please click here to redirect to the AAA’s meeting registration website. NOTE: Advanced registration will go until March 15. After March 15 you will still be able to register online, but registration fees will […]

SAR Calls for AAA 2015 Sessions

SAR calls for proposals for sessions for the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Denver, Colorado, from November 18-22, 2015. In order to be considered for SAR’s sponsorship, please submit your proposal to the AAA online system no later than March 18. More information is available here.

2015 Geertz Prize open for nominations

The Society for the Anthropology of Religion would like to announce our annual juried competition for the Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion. The Geertz Prize seeks to encourage excellence in the anthropology of religion by recognizing an outstanding recent book in the field. The Prize is named in honor of the late Professor […]

2014 Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion

2014 Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion and Honorable Mention The SAR is pleased to announce the winner of the eighth annual Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion: Stephan Palmié’s The Cooking of History: Hot Not to Study Afro-Cuban Religion (University of Chicago Press, 2013). Honorable mention is awarded to Emilio Spadola for The Calls of […]

2015 Biennial Meeting

Biennial Conference April 16-19, 2015 Religion, Ritual and Morality SAR meets every other year for a vibrant and diverse conference of research and ideas in the anthropology of religion. The next meeting of SAR will be in San Diego, California from April 16 to April 19, 2015. The theme of the meeting will be “Religion, […]

2014 Geertz Prize open for nominations

The Society for the Anthropology of Religion would like to announce our annual juried competition for the Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion. The Geertz Prize seeks to encourage excellence in the anthropology of religion by recognizing an outstanding recent book in the field. The prize is named in honor of the late […]

2013 Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion

2013 Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion and Honorable Mention The SAR is pleased to announce the winner of the seventh annual Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion: Michael Lempert’s Discipline and Debate: The Language of Violence in a Tibetan Buddhist Monastery (University of California Press, 2012). Honorable mention is awarded to […]

2013 Biennial SAR Meeting Schedule and Abstracts

Final Schedule We’ve finished the final schedule for our Biennial Meeting next week in Pasadena, April 11-14 (click on the link to download the schedule as a pdf file). You should find your panel and paper listed. Abstracts for papers are available here (click on the link to download all of the abstracts as a pdf). We’re looking forward […]

2013 Biennial SAR Meeting-Preliminary Schedule

Preliminary Schedule Here is the Preliminary Schedule for our Biennial Meeting in Pasadena, April 11-14 (click on the link to download the schedule as a docx file). You should find your panel listed here and be able to make travel arrangements with this in mind. Discounted Hotel Reservations Please remember that the special discount rate we negotiated […]