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2017 GAD Awards Announced

Posted by on Sep 4, 2017 in Awards, News | Comments Off on 2017 GAD Awards Announced

GAD is pleased to announce the 2017 winners of the Diana Forsythe Prize, GAD New Directions Award, GAD Prize for Exemplary Cross-Field Scholarship, and CASTAC David Hakken Prize. Please join us at the Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. to recognize the awardees (listed below) at the: GAD Awards Ceremony and Reception, Friday, December 1, 7:45–9:00 PM, Marriott, Maryland Suite A. Diana Forsythe Prize Winner: Sareeta Amrute for Encoding Race, Encoding Class: Indian IT Workers in Berlin (Duke University Press, 2016). Honorable Mention: Emilia Sanabria for Plastic Bodies: Sex Hormones and...

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GAD Prize for Exemplary Cross-Field Scholarship

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Awards | Comments Off on GAD Prize for Exemplary Cross-Field Scholarship

The General Anthropology Division (GAD) has long supported innovative scholarship that transcends the seemingly all too rigid boundaries that divide the various fields of anthropology. The Cross-Field Award is awarded annually by GAD for a peer-reviewed journal article published in the preceding three years that demonstrates exemplary scholarship from any theoretical or methodological perspective including applied research that transcends two or more fields of anthropology, broadly construed, or is interdisciplinary in nature. The Award carries an honorarium of $1000. Recipients of the GAD...

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