SAR 2017 Abstracts Available

Abstracts Please click here for a PDF of the abstracts for the panels presenting at the 2017 SAR biennial conference. And click here for a PDF of the individually-submitted abstracts.

SAR 2017 Final Schedule

Final Schedule We’ve finished the final schedule for our Biennial Meeting in one week in New Orleans, LA, May 15-17. Abstracts Click here for a PDF of the panel abstracts, and here for individually-submitted abstracts. Registration If you have not yet registered, consider doing so through AnthroGateway–the AAA’s website for meeting registration. We look forward to seeing many of you […]

2017 Geertz Prize open for nominations

The Society for the Anthropology of Religion a section of the American Anthropological Association announces the 2017 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 […]

Extended Abstract Deadline for SAR 2017

Please note that we’re extending the deadline for individual abstracts and session proposals to be sent to [email protected] The new deadline is February 20 (extended from January 30). Full details on the conference can be found at http://sar.americananthro.org/2017-biennial-meeting/ Details of how to register via the AAA website will appear shortly.

2016 Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion

2016 Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion and Honorable Mention The Society for the Anthropology of Religion was proud to award the following prize at the 115th AAA Annual Meeting in Minneapolis: The Clifford Geertz Prize Award IN THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF RELIGION The Geertz Prize seeks to encourage excellence in the anthropology of religion by recognizing […]

2017 Biennial Meeting

Biennial Conference May 15-17, 2017 Religion and Time 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 New Orleans, Louisiana from May 15 to May 17, 2017. The theme of the meeting will be “Religion and Time” (see abstract below). Meeting […]

2016 Geertz Prize open for nominations

The Society for the Anthropology of Religion a section of the American Anthropological Association announces the 2016 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 […]

2015 Student Paper Prize Announcement

The Society for the Anthropology of Religion was proud to award the following prize at the 114th AAA Annual Meeting in Denver: The Student Paper Prize IN THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF RELIGION The Society for the Anthropology of Religion seeks to encourage excellence in the anthropology of religion among emerging scholars by recognizing an outstanding student paper in the field. […]

2015 Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion

2015 Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion and Honorable Mention The Society for the Anthropology of Religion was proud to award the following prize at the 114th AAA Annual Meeting in Denver: The Clifford Geertz Prize Award IN THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF RELIGION The Geertz Prize seeks to encourage excellence in the anthropology of religion by […]

2015 SAR Student Paper Prize Competition

2015 Student Paper Prize in the Anthropology of Religion The Society for the Anthropology of Religion invites your submissions for its third annual student paper prize in the anthropology of religion. The student paper prize is aimed towards recognizing and encouraging the writing by students of compelling ethnographies on religion. This prize is intended to foster […]