Sociology of Culture Call for Awards Nominations

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The Sociology of Culture Section's Mary Douglas Prize for Best Book

Section members, authors, or publishers may nominate books published in 2014 or 2015. Self-nominations are welcome. Authors must be members of the Culture Section. Send a nominating letter, including a description of the book and its significance, to each of the committee members. Books that do not have an accompanying nomination letter by the deadline will not be considered for the prize. Also, please arrange for the book's publisher to send a copy of the book to each committee member. The deadline for nominations and receipt of books is March 15, 2015.

Jason Rodriquez, Committee Chair
Department of Sociology
University of Missouri
333 Middlebush Hall
Columbia, Missouri 65211-6100
rodriquezj@missouri.edu

Karyn Lacy
Department of Sociology
University of Michigan
LSA Building
Room 3115
500 S. State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1382
krlacy@umich.edu

Richard Ocejo
Department of Sociology
John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
524 W. 59th St.
3258NH
New York, New York, 10019
rocejo@jjay.cuny.edu

 

The Sociology of Culture Section's Clifford Geertz Prize for Best Article

Section members may nominate articles and original chapters of edited collections published in 2013-2015 (although not pieces that have previously won a Culture Section award). Self-nominations are welcome. Authors must be members of the Culture Section. Send a nominating letter, including a description of the article and its significance, along with an electronic copy of the article to each member of the prize committee. Articles that are not accompanied by a nomination letter will not be considered for the prize. The deadline for receipt of nominations and articles is March 15, 2015.

Katherine Giuffre, Committee Chair
Department of Sociology
Colorado College
14 E. Cache la Poudre
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
kgiuffre@coloradocollege.edu


Jordanna Matlon

Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse
Toulouse School of Economics
Manufacture des Tabacs
21 Allée de Brienne
MS 209
31015 Toulouse Cedex 6
France
jordanna.matlon@iast.fr

Stephen Vaisey
Department of Sociology
Duke University
Box 90088
Durham, NC 27708-0088
stephen.vaisey@duke.edu


The Sociology of Culture Section's Richard A. Peterson for Best Student Paper

Section members may nominate any work (published or unpublished), written by someone who is a student at the time of submission. Self-nominations are welcome. Authors must be members of the Culture Section. This award includes a $300 prize to reimburse part of the cost of attending the 2014 ASA Annual Meeting. Send a nominating letter, including a description of the paper and its significance, along with an electronic copy of the paper to each member of the prize committee. Papers that are not accompanied by a nomination letter will not be considered for the prize. The deadline for receipt of nominations and articles is March 15, 2015.
 

Vaughn Schmutz, Committee Chair
Department of Sociology
UNC Charlottte
Fretwell 460C
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223
vschmutz@uncc.edu

Fiona Rose-Greenland
Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society
University of Chicago
1100 East 57th Street
JRL 203
Chicago, IL 60637
fargreenland@uchicago.edu

Caroline Lee
Department of Anthropology & Sociology
Lafayette College
Easton, PA 18042
leecw@lafayette.edu

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL NOMINEES MUST BE REGISTERED MEMBERS OF THE ASA
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SECTION AWARDS