SAAS Session organizers & participants

Final Program can be accessed here.

Link to the abstracts here.

Keynote speaker – Eduardo Góes Neves (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil): Engaging Archaeology to Help Protecting the Amazon: The Amazon Revealed Project

1) Decolonizing research and community engagement.
Organized by:
Carla Jaimes Betancourt of the University of Bonn
Bruna Rocha of the Universidade Federal do Oeste do Pará
Joined by participants
Michelle Wibbelsman
Francesca Fernandini, Grace Alexandrino, and Carla Márquez

2) Indigenous responses to climate change and environmental justice.
Organized by:
George Mentore of the University of Virginia
Giancarlo Rolando of Trinity College
Joined by participants
Juliana Salles Machado
John Renshaw

3) Intersectional gender studies in the Amazon and Andes.
Organized by:
Sofia Chacaltana Cortez of the Universidad Antonio Ruiz de Montoya
Bat-ami Artzi of the Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino
Kylie Quave of the George Washington University
Joined by participants
Florence E. Babb
Luisa Elvira Belaunde and Juana Valentina Nieto Moreno

4) Future directions for globally-engaged Amazonian and Andean studies.
Organized by:
Sonia Alconini of the University of Virginia
Jordi Rivera Prince of Brown University
Joined by participants
Lady Diana Santana Quispe
Andrea Cuellar
Di Hu