Section on Race, Gender, and Class Call for Awards Nominee Statement


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Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award

This award is for the best paper in the field of race, gender, and class written by a graduate student. Eligible papers must be unpublished, sole-authored, and must have been written while the author was enrolled as a graduate student in 2011, 2012, or 2013. Papers will be accepted from authors who are currently enrolled or who hold their terminal MA or PhD degree. Eligible papers must be no more than 25 pages (double-spaced not counting references) in length and the references must follow the ASA StyleGuide reference format. Nominations may be submitted by the author or by others. To nominate a paper, please send an electronic copy of the paper and a letter of nomination not exceeding two pages that states why the paper makes a significant contribution to the field of race, gender, and class. The deadline for nominations is March 1, 2014. Please send nomination letter and electronic copy of the paper to Chair of the Graduate Student Paper Award Committee: Natalia Sarkisian  (Boston College) natalia@sarkisian.net, Amy Steinbugler (Dickinson College),  Rachelle Brunn (Virginia Tech), Marya Mtshal (Boston College)

 

Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Article Award

This award recognizes scholars who have made a distinguished and significant contribution to the development of the integrative field of race, gender, and class through the publication of a journal article or book chapter on the "cutting edge" of sociological inquiry. We accept nominations of articles and book chapters published in 2011, 2012, or 2013. Nominations may be submitted by the author or by others. To nominate an article, please send a letter of nomination not exceeding two pages that states why the article makes a significant contribution to the field of race, gender, and class; provide a complete citation of the work; and send an electronic copy of the article via email. The deadline for nominations is

March 1, 2014. Please send all information to the Chair of the Article Award Committee, Elvia Ramirez(California State University, Sacramento)    eramirez@saclink.csus.edu, Angela Stroud (Northland College)Deniz Yucel (William Patterson University), Shauna Morimoto (University of Arkansas)


Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Book Award

This award recognizes scholars who have made a distinguished and significant contribution to the development of the integrative field of race, gender, and class through the publication of a book on the "cutting edge" of sociological inquiry. We accept nominations of books published in 2011, 2012, or 2013. Edited collections are not eligible. Nominations may be submitted by the author or by others. To nominate a book, please send a letter of nomination not exceeding two pages that states why the book makes a significant contribution to the field of race, gender, and class. Letters of nominations will be acknowledged by the Chair with information about where to send 4 copies of the nominated book. Please do not send books to the Chair before receiving a response to the nomination. The deadline for nominations is

 March, 1, 2014. Please send nomination letters to the Chair of the Book Award Committee: Lorena Garcia, Chair (University of Illinois, Chicago) lorena@uic.edu, Bhoomi Thakore (Northwestern University), Julia Meszaros (Florida International University), France Winddance Twine (University of California, Santa Barbara)

 

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