Save the date for the 91st annual SWAA conference!

The 91st annual SWAA conference will take place at the Hotel Albuquerque on April 22 – April 23, 2022.

To book your room: Please call: 866-505-7829 and request the “SWAA Conference 2022” group room rate of $129/night, or book online at this link.

Please look for the Call For Papers to be uploaded to website as well as emailed out in Fall 2021. We managed to negotiate an excellent rate of $129/room at this historic hotel a short walk from Old Town, so be sure to book your rooms as soon as possible.

2021 SWAA Virtual Symposium 

Also save the date for the 2021 SWAA Virtual Symposium taking place as a zoom webinar on Saturday, May 1, 2021 from 12-2:30pm.

We are very thrilled to have three esteemed speakers for this virtual symposium entitled: Anthropology in the Time of Intersecting Crises.

The presenters will be

  • Megan A. Carney (Anthropology, University of Arizona)
  • Roberto E. Barrios (Anthropology, University of New Orleans)
  • Kristin Hedges (Anthropology, Grand Valley State University, Michigan).

Registration for Virtual Symposium

To register for this virtual symposium, please go to the menu under “Annual Conference” to the Virtual Symposium page. The nominal fee to attend is only $10 and will also include a yearly membership in SWAA; such a deal!

Please note that if you plan to submit a virtual poster and/or a manuscript for inclusion in the 2021 SWAA Proceedings (see below), you must first register for the virtual conference.

Virtual Posters

There will also be an asynchronous Shared Scholarship webpage for virtual posters, that can include either PowerPoints, photos of your poster, or a short video. Please submit all queries, abstracts, and poster submissions no later than April 15, 2021  to: Hilarie.Kelly@gmail.com

Submission of Original Scholarly Manuscripts

Lastly, if you would like to submit original scholarly manuscripts for possible inclusion in the SWAA 2021 Proceedings, please submit your abstract as well as paper to: beerickson@fullerton.edu no later than August 1, 2021.

We look forward to seeing all of you (virtually)  on May 1, 2021, and face-to-face in Albuquerque on April 22-23, 2022!

Janet Page-Reeves, SWAA President
Jonathan Karpf, SWAA Board Chair