2012 Awards

Scholarly, trade and regional book awards given to University of Minnesota Press books in 2012.

Listed in alphabetical order according to award:

 

American Anthroplogical Association – Association for Queer Anthropology – Ruth Benedict Book Prize – Spaces Between Us – Honorable Mention

 

American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers - Deems Taylor Award – Out of the Vinyl Deeps

 

American Sociological Association – Race, Gender, and Class Section Distinguished Book Award – Body and Soul

 

Association for Asian American Studies – Award in Cultural Studies - Dream Factories of a Former Colony

 

Association for Asian American Studies – Award in Social Sciences - Migrants for Export

 

Association of Black Women Historians - Letitia Woods Brown Book Award – Body and Soul

 

Association for Humanist Sociology – 2012 Book Award – Body and Soul

 

Association for Queer Anthropology – Ruth Benedict Book Prize – Spaces Between Us – Honorable Mention

 

Chicago Writer's Association – Book of the Year for Non-fiction – Whiskey Breakfast

 

Children’s Literature Association Book Award – Best Book of 2010 – Suspended Animation

 

European Association of Japanese Studies Book Award – Anime Machine

 

Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library - Inaugural Biennial Hognander Minnesota History Award – North Country

 

Lambda Literary Awards – LGBT Studies – Sister Arts

 

International Association for the Study of Popular Music – Woody Guthrie Award – Out of the Vinyl Deeps

 

International Latino Book Awards – Best Arts Book, English – Malaquias Montoya  - Second Place

 

Middle Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies – Arthur P. Whitaker Prize – Couture and Consensus

 

Minnesota chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians – David Stanley Gebhard Award – The Opposite of Cold

 

Minnesota chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians – David Stanley Gebhard Award – The Invisible Element of Place – Honorable Mention

 

Native American Indigenous Studies Association – Best Subsequent Book – Firsting and Lasting

 

Society for Cinema and Media Studies – 2012 Anne Friedberg Award – Insect Media

 

Society of Midland Authors – Best Books, Biography Category – Whiskey Breakfast

 

Wordcraft Circle – Best Academic – The Transit of Empire

University of Minnesota Press Podcast

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