The Association for Feminist Anthropology (AFA) is pleased to invite nominations for the Association’s Michelle Z. Rosaldo Prize. Michelle Z. Rosaldo was one of the earliest theorists in feminist anthropology. With Louise Lamphere, she was the co-editor of Woman, Culture and Society, the 1974 volume that helped launch the field, and in other writings shaped critical thought in feminist anthropology for decades to follow. The prize is awarded to a first book that draws on and makes a significant contribution to feminist anthropology.
Application Deadline: May 1, Annually in odd calendar years.
Submissions must be first books, monographs that exemplify feminist anthropological theory and ethnography that help to move the field forward in bold new directions. Books must have been published between May 1, 2019 and June 1, 2021, and must be published in English.
Candidate materials will be evaluated according to:
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Please email your submission a single Portable File Document (PDF) with the subject “Rosaldo Prize Submission” to: [email protected].
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