Princeton University senior Adam Mastroianni and Class of 2013 graduate Timothy McGinnis have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships for graduate study at the University of Oxford. They are among the 32 American recipients of the prestigious fellowships, which fund two to three years of graduate study at Oxford. Read More>>
Archive – November 2013
The Association for Queer Anthropology has awarded Brandon Davis ’13 the Kenneth W. Payne Prize for outstanding anthropological scholarship by a student on a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered topic.
The Society for Psychological Anthropology’s Boyer Prize is awarded to John Borneman for his article, “Daydreaming, Intimacy, and the Intersubjective Third in Fieldwork Encounters in Syria.” The award will be presented at the SPA business meeting, Friday night, 6:15-7:30, at the upcoming AAA meeting in Chicago.
The Bateson Book Prize is awarded by the Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) the largest section of the American Anthropological Association. The Bateson Prize reflects SCA’s mandate to promote theoretically rich, ethnographically grounded research. In particular the Society prioritises works with deep interdisciplinary engagements with other fields such as art, media, history, literary theory, political theory and religion. Named after the famed anthropologist, semiotician, cybernetic