The Annual Conference on Mediterranean and European Linguistic Anthropology seeks to redefine the way we view Mediterranean and European Language and Society. The COMELA holds its annual conference in selected universities globally, and publishes its journal, the JOMELA, the Journal of Mediterranean and European Linguistic Anthropology. The JOMELA is a quarterly, peer reviewed, free to publish, journal.COMELA 2020 registration
(University of California, Irvine) has focus on Cultural and Linguistic Anthropology. His interests include the Anthropology of sexuality, the Anthropology of globalization, digital Anthropology, Southeast Asian studies, and the Anthropology of HIV/AIDS. His current work emphasizes the Linguistic Anthropology of Southeast Asia, but draws on a range of scholarships such as Informatics, and Ontology.
ABOUT THIS SESSION
In COMELA – LIAISE interview 1 – 1, Tom Boellstorff discusses the significance of Anthropology, Localizing Anthropology, Similarity and Difference, and the place of Anthropology at the University of California. Boellstorff introduces himself, his work, and his conceptions of the current state of Anthropology, vis-a-vis modern academia, history, and his work on Linguistics, Culture, and larger scholarship.