2013 Awards

Scholarly, trade and regional book awards given to University of Minnesota Press books in 2013.

Listed in alphabetical order according to award:


American Scociety for Theatre Research – Errol Hill Award – Imperfect Unions


American Sociological Association – Oliver Cromwell Cox Award – Driven from New Orleans


Arizona State University – Transdisciplinary Humanities Book Award – Surface Encounters


Cultural and Political Ecology Specialty Group of the AAG – James Blaut Award – Swamplife


Eastern Sociological Society – Mirra Komarovsky Book Award – Body and Soul


Historians of British Art – Best Book on British art after 1800 – First Panoramas


Institute for Humanities Research – Transdisciplinary Humanities Book Award – Surface Encounters


International Studies Association – International Political Scociology Book Award – Speculative Security


Latino American Studies Association – Latino Studies Section Book Award – Dissonant Divas in Chicana Music – Honorable Mention


Latino Literacy Now – Best Arts Book (English) – Rafael Ferrer


Macmillan Center – International Book Prize – Saigon’s Edge


Michigan Notable Book – November’s Fury


Minnesota Book Awards – Memoir & Creative Nonfiction – Turn Here Sweet Corn


Modern Language Association – William Saunders Scarborough Prize – Charisma and the Fictions of Black Leadership


National Conference of Black Political Scientists’ – DuBois Best Book Award – Stare in the Darkness


North Eastern Minnesota Book Awards – Children’s Literature – Frozen – Honorable Mention


North Eastern Minnesota Book Awards – General Nonfiction – Hawk Ridge


Society of Architectural Historians – Spiro Kostof Book Award for Architecture and Urbanism – Mediterranian Crossroads


Society for Medical Anthropology – New Millennium Book Award – Slumbering Masses


Turkish Studies Association – M.F. Köprülü Prize – Ottoman Izmir


Woody Guthrie Award for Outstanding Book on Popular Music – Out of the Vinyl Deeps

University of Minnesota Press Podcast

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