April 21-23, 2016
Embassy Suites Kansas City-Plaza
Kansas City, MO
The 95th Anniversary Meeting of the Central States Anthropological Society will be held at the Embassy Suites Kansas City-Plaza, in Kansas City, Missouri, April 21 through April 23, 2016. Faculty, students, independent scholars, and practitioners will present papers and posters and participate in workshops, and roundtables in all fields of anthropology, including applied. The annual CSAS conference offers anthropologists from throughout the Midwest, from institutions large and small, an opportunity to meet, talk, and network in a welcoming and professional environment.
Dr. Miguel Diaz-Barriga and Dr. Margaret Dorsey will jointly give this year’s Distinguished Lecture, entitled: Refracting Class, Color and Citizenship in a World of Walls. More information can be found on the Distinguished Lecture page.
The Distinguished Lecture and an evening reception (free for registered conference participants) will take place at the renowned Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, within a mile of the hotel. Conference participants will be able to tour the museum for free.
Registration rates: Early online registration rates are: CSAS regular member: $70; CSAS student member: $30; non-member: $90; student non-member: $40. (After March 21, on-site registration rates are: CSAS regular member: $90; CSAS student member: $40; non-member: $110; student non-member: $50.) Note: if you’re already an AAA member, you can join CSAS for $20 and then pay the member registration rate; so for the price of registration, you also join CSAS!
To register: go to this AAA webpage: https://secure.americananthro.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=AAAWeb&WebKey=ced2aab5-ccd7-4f28-bd95-01edee542f5e
Click on “register” under Central States Anthropological Society (CSAS) 2016 Spring Conference.
AAA members should login to their account; non-AAA members should create a temporary account.
Once you complete item 3: Select Meeting, the registration categories will appear.
All meeting participants are welcome to attend the business lunch; the subsidized ticket price is $8.
The deadline for submissions has passed.
If you have questions about the conference, contact:
Margie Buckner, conference coordinator
Missouri State University
If you have questions about the program, contact the program co-chairs:
Eastern Illinois University
Kate Gillogly, co-Program Chair
University of Wisconsin-Parkside