Anthropology of the Contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia (ACME) is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to the anthropological study of all societies and cultures in the Middle East and Central Eurasia. Its scope is to publish original research by social scientists, not only in the area of anthropology but also in sociology, folklore, religion, material culture and related social sciences. It covers all areas of modern and contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia (Russia, the Caucasus, Central Asia, China), including topics on minority groups and religious themes.

Advisory Board
Lois Beck, Washington University, Saint Louis, USA; William O. Beeman, University of Minnesota, USA; Janice Boddy, University of Toronto, Canada; Hamid Dabashi, Columbia University, USA; Juergen W. Frembgen, Museum of Ethnology, Munich, Germany; Clive Holes, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford, UK; Pierre-Jean Luizard, GSRL-CNRS, France; Hamid Naficy, Northwestern University, USA; Philip Carl Salzman, McGill University, Canada; Yasushi Tonoga, Kyoto University, Japan; Pnina Werbner, Keele University, UK.

Editorial Board
Kamran Aghaie, University of Texas, Austin, USA; Isabelle Charleux, GSRL-CNRS, France; Iain R. Edgar, Durham University, UK; Ayxem Eli, University of New South Wales, Australia; Nasser Fakouhi, University of Tehran, Iran; Ingvild Flaskerud, University of Bergen, Norway; Alireza Ghasemkhan, Tehran Open University, Iran; Bruce Grant, New York University, USA; Christiane Gruber, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA; Niloofar Haeri, Johns Hopkins University, USA; Farhad Khosrokhavar, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, France; Mazyar Lotfalian, University of California, Irvine, USA; Manijeh Maghsudi, University of Tehran, Iran; Ulrich Marzolph, University of Göttingen, Germany; Negar Mottahedeh, Duke University, USA; Ashirbek Muminov, Institute of Oriental Studies, Kazakhstan; Alexandre Papas, CNRS-EHESS, France; Paulo Pinto, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil; François Ruegg, University of Fribourg, Switzerland; Helga Tawil Souri, New York University, USA; Thierry Zarcone, GSRL-CNRS, France.