SAS Meetings


We welcome information that will fill in the gaps in the record below.  Please contact Heidi M. Altman or Brandon D. Lundy


1966  New Orleans, LA

1967 Atlanta, GA.  Program Chair, William E. Carter.  March 30-April 1

1968  Gainesville, FL.  Program Chair, Miles E. Richardson

1969 New Orleans. LA. Program Chair, David J. Hally

1970  Athens, GA.  Program Chair, Joseph B. Aceves

1971  Dallas, TX.   Program Chair, Alden Redfield.  April 1-3

1972  Columbia, MO.  Program Chair, Thomas K. Fitzgerald; Local Arrangements, Harriet Kupferer.  February 24-26

1973 Wrightsville Beach, NC.   Program Chairs, Joseph B. Aceves & Carole E. Hill.  March 8-10

1974 Blacksburg, VA.  Program Chair, Michael V. Angrosino.   April 4-6

1975   Clearwater Beach, FL.   April 3‑5

1976 Atlanta, GA.  Program Co-ordinator, E. Lamar Ross.  April

1977  Miami, FL.   Program Co-ordinators, Susan Abbott & John van Willigen.  March                                                 

1978  Lexington, KY.    Program Chair, Tom Collins.  March 1978

1979 Memphis, TN. Program Co-ordinator, Ann I. Ottesen.  February         

1980  Louisville, KY. Program Co-ordinator,  Andrew W. Miracle.  March 21

1981  Fort Worth, TX.  Program Co-ordinator, Gregory Reck.  April

1982  Boone, NC.  Program Co-ordinators, Gregory G. Reck & L. Jill Loucks

1983  Baton-Rouge, LA.  Program Co-ordinators  Miles Richardson & Malcolm Webb.  February 12-14

1984  Atlanta, GA.  Program Co-ordinator, Carole E. Hill

1985  _________   Program Co-ordinator, William M. Schneider

1986  Wrightsville Beach, NC.  Program Co-ordinator, Pat Lerch

1987   ________   Program Co-ordinator, Thomas W. Collins

1988  Tampa, FL.  Program Co-ordinator,  Thomas W. Collins

1989  Atlanta, GA.

1990  Atlanta, GA.  Local Arrangements, Holly Mathews

1991  Columbia, SC.  Program Chair, Morgan Maclachlan

1992 St Augustine, FL.  Program Chair, G. Armelagos

1993  Raleigh, NC.      

1994   Atlanta, GA.

1995  Memphis, TN.  Program Chair, Kate Young

1996  Baton Rouge, LA.  Program Chair, Miles Richardson

1997 Memphis, TN.  Program Chairs, David Suggs & Andrew Miracle

1998  Wilmington, NC.   Program Chair, Thomas W. Collins; Local Arrangements, Jim Sabella.  Theme: Communities and Capital: Local Struggles against Corporate Power and Privatization

1999 Decatur, GA.  Program Chairs, Daryl White, Art Murphy, & Martha Rees.  Theme: Latino Workers in the Contemporary South

2000 Mobile, LA.  Program Chair, Thomas W. Collins.  Theme:  Southern Indians and Anthropologists: culture, politics, and identity

2001  Nashville, TN.  Program Chair, Celeste Ray.  Theme:  Contested Identities and Regional Memories:  Public Display and Ethnic Heritage Festival in the American South. March 

2002 Asheville, NC.  Program Chair  Margaret Bender; Local Arrangements,  Lisa Lefler.  Theme: Linguistic Diversity in the South

2003  Baton Rouge, LA.  Program Chair, Helen Regis.  Theme: Caribbean and Southern: Transnational Perspectives on the U.S. South

2004  Decatur, GA.  Program Chair, George Armelagos; Local Arrangements, Daryl White.  Theme:  Globalization and the Evolution of  Emerging Disease

2005  Chatanooga, TN. Program Chair, Betty Duggan.  Theme: Sustaining and Reimagining Community in a Global World.  March

2006  Pensacola, FL.  Program Chair Terry Prewitt.  February

2007  Oxford, MS.  Program Chair, Robbie Etheridge

2008  Staunton, VA.  Program Chair Margaret Huber; Local Arrangements, Carrie  Douglass.  Theme: Memory and Museums. March 13-16

2009 Wilmington, NC.  Program Chair, Christina Beard- Moose; Local Arrangements, Pat Lerch.  Theme: Beyond Southern Borders.  March 12-14

2010  Savannah, GA.  Program Chair, Robert Shanafelt; Local Arrangements, Heidi Altman.  Theme: Ports, Hubs and Bridges: Key Links in Anthropological Theory and Practice. February 18-20

2011 Richmond, VA.  Program Chair, Eric Gable; Local Arrangements, Margaret Huber.  Theme: The Anthropology of Art/The Art of Anthropology.  March 24-27

2012 Birmingham, AL.  Program Chair, Lori Cormier; Local Arrangements, Sharyn Jones.  Theme: Peace, Justice, and the Environment (from an Anthropological persepctive). March 15-17

2013 Johnson City, TN.  Co-Coordinators: Lindsey C. King and Melissa Schrift. Theme: Physical, Spiritual, Social, and Environmental HEALING (tentative).  March 7-10

2014 Cherokee, NC. Coordinator: Lisa J. Lefler. Theme: TBD. March 30-April 1

2015 TBA

2016 New Orleans, LA (50th Anniversary)