Information for Contributors
Charles Menzies, Editor-in-Chief—firstname.lastname@example.org
University of British Columbia Department of Anthropology
6303 NW Marine Drive
Canada V6T 1Z1
Author Guidelines and Submission Procedures
Collaborative Anthropologies encourages submissions that engage the growing and ever-widening discussion of collaborative research and practice in anthropology and in closely related fields.
Works must be original and not previously published. Manuscripts should be submitted in English and prepared according to the guidelines of The Chicago Manual of Style (following the author-date documentation system, which employs parenthetical text citations and a reference list), with one-inch margins, double-spaced type, and no more than 14,000 words. Each submission must also include an abstract 150-200 words in length.
E-mail submissions (in Word, WordPerfect, or compatible RTF) are encouraged, though hard copies will be accepted (when mailing, send four copies). Please contact the Editorial Office with any questions.
Book, Media, and Exhibit Reviews
Collaborative Anthropologies encourages book, media, and exhibit reviews that chronicle the creative and innovative use of collaboration in anthropology and closely related fields. Reviews should be submitted in English and prepared according to the guidelines of The Chicago Manual of Style (following the author-date documentation system, which employs parenthetical text citations and a reference list), with one-inch margins, double-spaced type, and no more than 2,000 words. Please contact the Editorial Office with any questions or suggestions for reviews.
Charles Menzies (University of British Columbia)
Book Review Editor
S. Ashley Kistler (Rollins College)
Susan Hyatt, Associate Editor (Term: 2014-2016)
Karen Quintiliani, Associate Editor (Term: 2014-2016)
Ashley Kistler, Founding Book Review Editor.
Samuel R. Cook, Co-Editor (Term: 2010-2016).
Luke Eric Lassiter, Founding Editor (Term: 2008-2016).
Current Editorial Board:
Diane E. Austin (U of Arizona)
Linda Basch (National Council for Research on Women)
Michael L. Blakey (C of William & Mary)
Caroline B. Brettell (Southern Methodist U)
James Clifford (U of California, Santa Cruz)
Samuel R. Cook (Virginia Tech)
Les W. Field (U of New Mexico)
Caroline Humphrey (U of Cambridge)
Sjoerd R. Jaarsma (Papua Heritage Foundation)
Junji Koizumi (Osaka U)
Luke Eric Lassiter (Marshall U)
Smadar Lavie (Macalester C)
Dorothy Lippert (Smithsonian Institution)
George Marcus (U of California, Irvine)
Yolanda Moses (U of California, Riverside)
James L. Peacock (U of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
Joanne Rappaport (Georgetown U)
Gustavo Lins Ribeiro (U of Brasília)
Jean J. Schensul (Institute for Community Research)
Judith Stacey (New York U)
Paul Stoller (West Chester U)
Sandy Toussaint (U of Western Australia)
Alaka Wali (The Field Museum)
Larry J. Zimmerman (IUPUI/Eiteljorg Museum)
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