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Interview booths at the 2018 Annual Conference in Los Angeles. Photo: Rafael Cardenas

Each year at CAA, the Students and Emerging Professionals Committee (SEPC) offers 30-minute mock interviews for those looking to develop and refine interviewing skills, including job-seekers. Participants practice one-on-one with a seasoned interviewer and receive candid... | Read More

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 Angela Andersen discusses Social Housing in the Middle East: Architecture, Urban Development, and Transnational Modernity, edited by Kıvanç Kılınç and Mohammad Gharipour. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Kiara M. Vigil reviews Emily Burns’s Transnational Frontiers: The American West in France. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

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Jan Wurm and Terri Cohn

The weekly CAA Conversations Podcast continues the vibrant discussions initiated at our Annual Conference. Listen in each week as educators explore arts and pedagogy, tackling everything from the day-to-day grind to the big, universal questions of the field.

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This week, Jan Wurm and Terri Cohn discuss making art through... | Read More

News from the Art and Academic Worlds

The overhead entrance to the previously uncharted chamber in Indonesia, which houses cave art that dates back at least 43,900 years. Credit: Ratno Sardi for The New York Times

Mythical Beings May Be Earliest Imaginative Cave Art by Humans

The paintings found in central Indonesia—which are at least 43,900 years old—may shift an understanding of when... | Read More

Juan Carlos Rodriguez Rivera and Allison Yasukawa

The weekly CAA Conversations Podcast continues the vibrant discussions initiated at our Annual Conference. Listen in each week as educators explore arts and pedagogy, tackling everything from the day-to-day grind to the big, universal questions of the field.

CAA podcasts are on iTunes. Click here to subscribe.

This week, Juan Carlos Rodriguez Rivera and Allison Yasukawa... | Read More

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Jillian Hernandez discusses the show Per(sister): Incarcerated Women of Louisiana, from the Newcomb Art Museum, Tulane University. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Lauren G. Kilroy-Ewbank reviews the exhibition Art and Empire: The Golden Age of Spain at San Diego Museum of Art. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

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News from the Art and Academic Worlds

On August 20, 2018, police stand guard after the Confederate statue known as Silent Sam was toppled by protesters on campus at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Photo: Gerry Broome/AP, via The Atlantic

A University’s Betrayal of Historical Truth

To settle a lawsuit over toppled Confederate monument Silent Sam, the... | Read More

International Review: The Many Faces of Human Impacts in The Seventh Continent, 16th Istanbul Biennial

THE MANY FACES OF HUMAN IMPACTS: Exhibition Review of The Seventh Continent, 16th Istanbul Biennial, curated by Nicolas Bourriaud, September 14–November 10, 2019.

The following article was written in response to a call for submissions by CAA’s International Committee. It is by Madeleine Kelly, an artist based in Sydney, Australia.

When artists work with archaeology and... | Read More

CAA Endorses ACASA’s Statement Concerning Destruction of Cultural Patrimony in Bafut

On September 24, soldiers from the Rapid Intervention Battalion (BIR) attacked and looted the Royal Palace, in Bafut, North-West region. © Creative Commons/ShareAlike 3.0, via Human Rights Watch

CAA endorses its affiliate society, the Arts Council of the African Studies Association (ACASA), in condemning recent reports of theft, property damage, as well... | Read More

Andrew Demirjian and Claudia Hart

The weekly CAA Conversations Podcast continues the vibrant discussions initiated at our Annual Conference. Listen in each week as educators explore arts and pedagogy, tackling everything from the day-to-day grind to the big, universal questions of the field.

CAA podcasts are on iTunes. Click here to subscribe.

This week, Andrew Demirjian and Claudia Hart discuss emerging... | Read More

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