2009 Awards

Scholarly, trade and regional book awards given to University of Minnesota Press books in 2009.

Listed in alphabetical order according to award:


American Association of University Presses - Book Jacket and Journal Show – Book Cover

The Devil Notebooks


American Academy of University Presses - Book Jacket and Journal Show – Trade Illustrated Book

The Face of Minnesota


American Political Science Association's Organized Section on Race,

Ethnicity, and Politics

Jim Crow Nostalgia


American Sociological Association's Section on Science, Knowledge, and Technology - Robert K. Merton Book Award (Honorable Mention)

The Biopolitics of Breast Cancer


American Sociological Association's Collective Behavior and Social Movements Section’s Charles Tilly Award

The Biopolitics of Breast Cancer


German Studies Association – DAAD Book Prize

A Women’s Berlin


International Archive of Women in Architecture – Milka Bliznakov Prize

A Women’s Berlin


Society for American City and Regional Planning History – Lewis Mumford Prize (Honorable Mention)

The Once and Future New York


Society of Architectural Historians - Alice Davis Hitchcock Book Award

A Manufactured Wilderness


Society of Dance History Scholars – de la Torre Bueno Prize (Special Citation)

Choreographing the Folk


Society of Midland Authors Book Award (Runner Up)

In Cod We Trust

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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