The american studies association has awarded the 2017 john hope franklin prize for the best published book in american studies to maría josefina saldaña-portillo’s indian given: racial geographies across mexico and the united states (duke university press) drawing on a mix of archival, historical, literary, and legal texts, indian given shows how los indios/indians provided the condition of possibility for the emergence of mexico and the united states. Deborah march: “reframing blackness: the photograph and african american literary modernism at the turn of the twentieth century” advisor: elizabeth alexander ana minian undocumented lives: a history of mexico-us migration, from 1965 to 1986 advisors: george chauncey, stephen pitti winner of ralph henry gabriel dissertation prize.
The american studies association recognizes scholarship, teaching, mentorship, and public service through its annual awards and prizes march 1: lora romero prize: best first book march 1: ralph henry gabriel prize: best dissertation asa awards and prizes are open to all members of the association read more about each award or prize.
A dissertation prize in the amount of € 1000 will be awarded annually for outstanding phd work in the field of transnational american studies it is sponsored by the obama institute for transnational american studies at johannes gutenberg university in mainz, germany.
American studies and ethnicity graduate earns dissertation award genteel apartheid in postwar california” has won the 2007 ralph henry gabriel dissertation prize hosang, who earned his phd this year, is now an assistant professor of political science and ethnic studies at the university of oregon.
The ralph henry gabriel prize has been awarded annually since 1987 to the best doctoral dissertation in american studies, american ethnic studies, or american women’s studies the prize honors ralph henry gabriel, professor emeritus at yale university, and a founder and past president of the american studies association. Winner of the american studies association's 2009 ralph henry gabriel prize for the best dissertation in american studies winner of the society for cinema and media studies' 2010 dissertation award honorable mention for the american journalism historians association's 2009 margaret a blanchard doctoral dissertation prize. The hammond prize is awarded by the david rockefeller center for latin american studies (drclas) for the best harvard undergraduate senior honors thesis related to spanish-speaking latin america it was established in 1992 by a gift from james r hammond '57.
2018 thesis prize winners thank you to all who entered the 2018 senior thesis prize in ethnicity, migration, rights congratulations to the 2018 winners for their outstanding work.
The american conference for irish studies sponsors five book prizes annually for scholarship on irish subjects, open to books published worldwide it also sponsors a sixth prize for the year’s outstanding dissertation on a subject related to irish studies.