2007 Awards

Scholarly, trade and regional book awards given to University of Minnesota Press books in 2007.

Listed in alphabetical order according to award:


Alpha Sigma Nu - Jesuit Book Award

Sensory Design


American Association for State and Local History Awards of Merit

The Street Where You Live


American Sociological Association's Max Weber Award for Distinguished Scholarship

Changing Corporate America from Inside Out


Association for Asian American Studies’ Annual Book Award - Cultural Studies 

American Tropics


Association for Asian American Studies’ Annual Book Award – Cultural Studies (honorable mention)

The Ruptures of American Capital


Association for Recorded Sound Collections' Award for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research (certificate of merit)

Making Easy Listening


College Art Association's Charles Rufus Morey Book Award

Too Beautiful to Picture


Congress on Research in Dance (honorable mention)

Modern Dance, Negro Dance


Modern Language Association, Gay/Lesbian/Queer Caucus - Alan Bray Memorial Book Award (honorable mention)

Sex Objects


Myers Outstanding Book Awards at the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America (honorable mention)

Urban Nightmares


Society of Architectural Historians’ Alice Davis Hitchcock Book Award

Architecture and Suburbia


St. Paul Heritage Preservation Commission Cultural Heritage Award

The Street Where You Live

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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