Resources for Ethnographers

             Body & SocietyCultural Anthropology Ethnography Journal of Contemporary Ethnography

American Ethnologist
Promoting rich ethnography and relevant, cutting-edge theory in cultural anthropology since 1842.

Body & Society
Body & Society has, from its inception in 1995 as a companion journal to Theory, Culture & Society, pioneered and shaped the field of body-studies. It has been committed to theoretical openness characterized by the publication of a wide range of critical approaches to the body, alongside the encouragement and development of innovative work that contains a trans-disciplinary focus.

Cultural Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology publishes ethnographic writing informed by a wide array of theoretical perspectives, innovative in form and content, and focused on both traditional and emerging topics. It also welcomes essays concerned with ethnographic methods and research design in historical perspective, and with ways cultural analysis can address broader public audiences and interests.

The Ethnographic Café
The Ethnographic Café is a place for ethnographers to meet across disciplines, generations, and countries. The ethnographic community gathers to talk about all things ethnographic, from history, design, and method to analysis, writing and dissemination. The community meets monthly on zoom to discuss a recently published ethnography with its author, and also convene periodically for special thematic sessions around a salient topic in the practice of ethnography. Please see:

Ethnography is an international and interdisciplinary journal for the ethnographic study of social and cultural change. Bridging the chasm between sociology and anthropology, it is the leading network for dialogical exchanges between monadic ethnographers and those from all disciplines involved and interested in ethnography and society. It seeks to promote embedded research that fuses close-up observation, rigorous theory and social critique.

Ethnography and Education
Ethnography and Education is an international, peer-reviewed journal publishing articles that illuminate educational practices through empirical methodologies. The journal is open to a wide range of ethnographic research that emanates from the perspectives of sociology, linguistics, history, psychology and general educational studies as well as anthropology.

Journal of Contemporary Ethnography
Journal of Contemporary Ethnography (JCE), published bi-monthly, is an international and interdisciplinary forum for research using ethnographic methods to examine human behavior in natural settings. JCE brings you relevant material that examines a broad spectrum of social interactions and practices—in subcultures, cultures, organizations, and societies—from a variety of academic disciplines including, but not limited to, Anthropology, Communications, Criminal Justice, Education, Health Studies, Management, Marketing, and Sociology.