Welcome to new AGENET Convenors and new Web & Social Media Coordinator!

Congratulations to the new AGENET Convenors: Swetlana Torno, Simone Anna Felding and Francesco Diodati. Another warm welcome to Irina Kretser who is taking on the role of AGENET Web editor and Social Media Coordinator.

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AGENET Working Team: Call for (Self)-Nominations

Three exciting calls are now open – we are looking for new AGENET Convenors, AGENET Social Media Coordinators and AGENET web editors. Please send us your nominations (or self-nominations) by 15th July! Cick for more details.

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EASA 2022 CFP-AGENET Sponsored Panel

As the EASA 2022 Call for Papers is open, please consider sending your paper to the AGENET sponsored panel Afterlife counts: the economics and materiality of funerals and dealing with death [AGENET], by Alessandro Gusman (University of Turin), Yanti Hoelzchen (Frankfurt University) and Sophia Thubauville (Frobenius Institute). The call closes on 21 March.

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EASA 2022 Conference: apply for AGENET panel sponsorship/badge

If you are planning to submit a panel proposal for the EASA 2022 Conference on a topic related to AGENET interests, consider applying for AGENET panel sponsorship/badge. Send your proposal to the AGENET convenors by 23:59 GMT on 13th January 2022.
The sponsored panel will be identified through the members online vote and will automatically be accepted into the EASA 2022 programme. Both sponsored and badged panels will receive additional advertising support and have the option to publish outputs from their panel on the AGENET website.

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AVA 2021 Award: Winners and Commendations

The EASA’s Age and Generations Network (AGENET), together with EASA’s Visual Anthropology Network (VANEASA) as well as the Association for Gerontology, Aging and the Life Course (AAGE), joint by the AVA 2021 Organizing Committee and the Board of Judges with great pleasure announce the winners of the inaugural edition of the Ageing and Visual Anthropology Award (AVA 2021 Award).

The Ageing and Visual Anthropology Award (AVA 2021) is for the best anthropological works which through the employment of visual methods address the issues surrounding aging and the life course in creative ways, offering new modes of engagement and understanding. The 2021 edition has been financially sponsored by the EASA funds for Network Activities.

The image is the still from Jón Bjarki Magnússon’s film Half Elf (AVA 2021 Commendation)

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