2015 Ruth Benedict Prize Call For Submissions (Deadline June 15, 2015)

2015 RUTH BENEDICT BOOK PRIZE COMPETITION Call for Submissions The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2015 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer topic. The Ruth Benedict Book Prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s annual meeting to acknowledge excellence in […]

2014 Ruth Benedict Prize Call for Submissions

                     2014 RUTH BENEDICT BOOK PRIZE COMPETITION                                                       Call for Submissions The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2014 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer topic. The Ruth Benedict Book Prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s […]

Ruth Benedict Prize: Deadline June 16, 2014

Announcing the 2014 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition! The Prize is awarded each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer topic. We give two prizes: one for a single-authored monograph and another for an edited volume. Submissions are due to committee members […]

Kenneth Payne Prize Submissions: Deadline June 2, 2014

The Kenneth W. Payne Prize for outstanding anthropological scholarship by a student on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered  topic call for submissions deadline for submission: June 2, 2014                       The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize is presented each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology […]

Call for Submissions for 2013 Ruth Benedict Prize

The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2013 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer topic. The Ruth Benedict Book Prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s annual meeting to acknowledge excellence in a scholarly book written from an anthropological perspective about […]

Call for 2013 Payne Prize submissions!

The Kenneth W. Payne Prize for outstanding anthropological scholarship by a student on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered topic call for submissions deadline for submission: June 3, 2013 The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize is presented each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) to a graduate or undergraduate student in acknowledgment of […]

The 2012 Ruth Benedict Prizes are announced!

The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA, formerly the Society of Lesbian and Gay Anthropologists, SOLGA) is very pleased to announce the 2012 winners of the Ruth Benedict Book Prize for outstanding scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender topic.  This prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s national meeting to acknowledge excellence in […]

Call for Submissions: The 2012 Ruth Benedict Prize Competition

The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is proud to announce the 2012 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Competition for outstanding anthropological scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender topic. The Ruth Benedict Book Prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s annual meeting to acknowledge excellence in a scholarly book written from an […]

Call for Submissions: The Kenneth W. Payne Prize for outstanding anthropological scholarship by a student on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered topic

The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize is presented each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) to a graduate or undergraduate student in acknowledgment of outstanding anthropological work on 1) a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered topic, or 2) a critical interrogation of sexualities and genders more broadly defined. The Prize includes a cash […]

2011 Ruth Benedict Prize Winners Announced

AQA Awards the 2011 Ruth Benedict Book Prize to Evelyn Blackwood’s Falling into the Lesbi World: Desire and Difference in Indonesia The American Anthropological Association’s Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA, formerly the Society of Lesbian and Gay Anthropologists, SOLGA) is very pleased to announce that Evelyn Blackwood has been awarded the 2011 Ruth Benedict Book […]