Information for Conference Participants

Conference mode The Anthropology and Education Conference is a Face to Face event held at Senate House, University of London.  There will be no online participation and the sessions will […]

Online Events

In the run up to the conference we will have a series of online events.  These have been organised with our co-organisers; RAI Education Committee, IUAES Commission on Anthropology and […]

RAI Film

RAI Film   RAI Film showcases the best in groundbreaking and innovative anthropological filmmaking from around the world. We provide a forum and resources for exploring the multiple relationships between […]

Archives & Manuscripts

Fon sculpture at Chief Justin Aho, male & female figures. Abomey. c.1949-50. Photograph by W.B Fagg © RAI

The RAI is the custodian of a rich collection of unpublished archival and manuscript materials, most of which is available to bona-fide scholars for research purposes. Enquiries should be addressed […]

Anthropology Library

The Anthropology Library and Research Centre, located within the British Museum, incorporates the original Library of the Royal Anthropological Institute (RAI) and the British Museum’s Ethnography Library, and is effectively […]

Manuscript Contents

1 – Hollis, Sir Alfred Claud. Genealogical notes on the history of Vumba, East Africa, with an account of the descendants of its Diwans, 1899 2 – Lewis, A.L. Stone […]

Welcome to the Royal Anthropological Institute

Welcome to the home page of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, a scholarly association dedicated to anthropology in all its many fields and applications. Latest RAI news […]