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 […]