2006 Awards

Scholarly, trade and regional book awards given to University of Minnesota Press books in 2006.

Listed in alphabetical order according to award:


Choice Magazine's Outstanding Academic Book

The Art of Protest


Choice Magazine's Outstanding Academic Book



Choice Magazine's Outstanding Academic Book

Concubines and Power


Congress on Research in Dance

Modern Dance, Negro Dance


La coronica International Book Award

Covert Gestures


Lambda Literary Foundation's Art and Culture Section

Sex Objects


Music Ecology Association's Lewis Mumford Outstanding Scholarship in the Ecology of Technics

Wireless Writing in the Age of Marconi


New England American Studies Association's Louis P. Rudnick Book Prize (Honorable Mention)

Manufactured Wilderness


Urban Communication Foundation Jane Jacobs Publication Award

Urban Nightmares

University of Minnesota Press Podcast

More than two dozen essays of Indigenous resistance to the privatization and allotment of Indigenous lands

Allotment Stories: Daniel Heath Justice and Jean M. O'Brien.

A fascinating and unprecedented ethnography of animal sanctuaries in the United States

Saving AnimalsElan Abrell and Kathryn (Katie) Gillespie on sanctuary, care, ethics.

How popular debates about the so-called digital generation mediate anxieties about labor and life in twenty-first-century America

Making creative laborers for a precarious economy: Josef Nguyen, Carly Kocurek, and Patrick LeMieux.



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