Welcome to the official website of the American Anthropological Association’s Anthropology of Children and Youth Interest Group. Check out our latest blog, catch up on announcements, peruse our various resources, and see how you can get involved!
Don’t forget to take a look at the latest issue of Families, Relationships and Societies (Vol. 5, No. 1) – contents below. Continue reading Families, Relationships and Societies (Vol. 5, No. 1) available online
Paper abstracts are invited for a panel on the politics of children and young people in development as part of the Development Studies Association 2016 conference (University of Oxford, 12-14 September 2016). The deadline for submissions is 23:59 UK time, on 25th April. Continue reading CFP: The politics of children and young people in development
Newcastle University’s School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics is delighted to announce funding for a number of PhD studentships in Literature and Creative Writing, made available as part of the University’s Research Excellence Academy. Continue reading PhD studentships in Literature and Creative Writing
The School of Education at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, is pleased to host its second Contemporary Childhood Conference on the 2nd and 3rd September 2016. The theme of the conference is:
Young Citizens and Society: Fostering Civic Participation Continue reading Contemporary Childhood Conference
The School for Advanced Research is seeking applicants for the Director of Scholar Programs. The Director of Scholar Programs oversees planning, implementation, and evaluation of Scholar Programs, including the resident scholar, summer scholar, and seminar programs, a colloquium series, Continue reading School for Advanced Research Job Opening
Juvenile Justice in Europe: Past, Present and Future?
26-27 May 2016
The conference/symposium is being organized and hosted by the International Criminological Research Unit (ICRU) at the University of Liverpool in association with the British Society of Criminology (Youth Criminology/Youth Justice Network – BSC YC/YJN) and the European Society of Criminology (Thematic Working Group on Juvenile Justice – ESC TWGJJ). Continue reading Conference – Juvenile Justice in Europe: Past, Present and Future?
Invitation to the upcoming Anthropology of Children and Youth Seminar at VU Amsterdam.
The seminar is on Friday 15 April 10.30-12.00 (W&N Building, 6th floor, room WN-P656, this is behind the main building):
Observing early childhood parenting across the globe
By Judi Mesman, Professor of Diversity in parenting and development, Scientific Director of the Institute of Education and Child Studies, Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University Continue reading Upcoming Seminar – Early Childhood Parenting