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  • BookStatus Speculative Markets
    Winner, 2015 Anthony Leeds Prize (presented by the Society for Urban, National, and Transnational/ Global Anthropology of the American Anthropological Association)

    2015 Independent Publisher Book Awards Gold Medal in Current Events I (Political / Economic / Legal / Media)
    Title: Speculative Markets
    Author: Kristin Peterson
  • BookStatus The Intimacies of Four Continents
    Winner, 2018 Nicolás Guillén Outstanding Book Award, presented by the Caribbean Philosophical Association
    Title: The Intimacies of Four Continents
    Author: Lisa Lowe
  • BookStatus Sexual States
    Winner, American Sociological Association Section on Sociology of Sexualities 2018 Distinguished Book Award
    Title: Sexual States
    Author: Jyoti Puri
  • BookStatus The Spectral Wound
    Winner, BBC Radio 4's 2016 Thinking Aloud Award for Ethnography
    Title: The Spectral Wound
    Author: Nayanika Mookherjee
  • BookStatus Queer Cinema in the World
    Winner, 2018 Katherine Singer Kovacs Award, presented by the Society for Cinema and Media Studies
    Title: Queer Cinema in the World
    Author: Karl Schoonover, Rosalind Galt
  • BookStatus Everyday Conversions
    Everyday Conversions has been shortlisted for the 2018 British-Kuwait Friendship Society Book Prize
    Title: Everyday Conversions
    Author: Attiya Ahmad
  • BookStatus Hydraulic City
    Honorable Mention, 2018 James M. Blaut Award, presented by the Cultural and Political Ecology Specialty Group of the Association of American Geographers (CAPE-AAG)
    Title: Hydraulic City
    Author: Nikhil Anand
  • BookStatus South of Pico
    Winner, 2018 American Book Award Winner, presented by the Before Columbus Foundation
    Title: South of Pico
    Author: Kellie Jones
  • BookStatus Critique of Black Reason
    Achille Mbembe is the recipient of the 2018 Gerda Henkel Prize.
    Title: Critique of Black Reason
    Author: Achille Mbembe
  • BookStatus How Development Projects Persist
    Co-Winner, 2018 American Sociological Association Sociology of Development Section Book Award
    Title: How Development Projects Persist
    Author: Erin Beck
  • BookStatus Listening for Africa
    Recipient of the 2018 Commendation, British Forum for Ethnomusicology Book Prize
    Title: Listening for Africa
    Author: David F. Garcia
  • BookStatus Reclaiming the Discarded
    Finalist, 2018 Society for the Anthropology of Work Book Prize
    Title: Reclaiming the Discarded
    Author: Kathleen M. Millar
  • BookStatus Domesticating Democracy
    Honorable Mention, 2018 Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing
    Title: Domesticating Democracy
    Author: Susan Helen Ellison
  • BookStatus My Life as a Spy
    Winner, 2018 Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing
    Title: My Life as a Spy
    Author: Katherine Verdery
  • BookStatus Erotic Islands
    Honorable Mention, 2018 Ruth Benedict Book Prize (presented by the Association for Queer Anthropology)
    Title: Erotic Islands
    Author: Lyndon K. Gill
  • BookStatus On Being Included
    Sara Ahmed is the recipient of the 2017 Kessler Award, presented by CLAGS
    Title: On Being Included
    Author: Sara Ahmed
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