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Northwest Anthropological Conference 2022!

The Northwest Anthropological Association is pleased to announce that the 75th Northwest Anthropological Conference will be held between March 9 and 12, 2022. The conference will once again be held virtually and will be free to attend (registration required). Please keep an eye on the Northwest Anthropological Conference website for details as they are announce and be sure to follow us on social media for news and updates.

Deadlines Extended!

In consideration of the severe weather that has impacted the Pacific Northwest in recent days, the Northwest Anthropological Conference Planning Committee is extending the deadline for abstract and symposium proposal submissions for NWAC 2022. 

All submissions are now due Friday, January 14, 2022.

For more information, click the link below.

To submit a general session paper/poster abstract, click the link below or in the quick links on the left of this page.

Want to propose a symposium?

Click the link below, fill out the form, and submit your symposium proposal to 


Student Paper Competition

View more information on the student paper competition at the link below