Prizes

Prizes announced

Posted by on Nov 19, 2012 in News, Prizes | 0 comments

The results of the SPA-sponsored prize competitions were announced at the business meeting/reception at the AAA’s in San Francisco.

Cheryl Mattingly  received the Stirling Prize for Best Published Book in Psychological Anthropology for The Paradox of Hope: Journeys through a Clinical Borderland (University of California Press).

The Condon Prize for Best Student Essay in Psychological Anthropology went to Sara Lewis for her essay “Trauma and the Making of Flexible Minds in the Tibetan Exile Community.” Look for a version of this in an upcoming issue of Ethos!

Douglas Hollan received the Boyer Prize for Contributions to Psychoanalytic Anthropology for his 2012 paper “On the Varieties and Particularities of Cultural Experience.”

Congratulations to Cheryl, Sara, and Doug!

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Boyer Prize 2012

Posted by on Jan 8, 2012 in News, Prizes | 0 comments

The Society for Psychological Anthropology is pleased to announce the 2012 Boyer Prize for Contributions to Psychoanalytic Anthropology, awarded annually to a book or article published in the preceding three years that addresses the psychodynamic process in a cultural context. Further guidelines can be found here.

Nominations should be emailed to Steven M. Parish (sparish@ucsd.edu) by July 15, 2012.

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Condon Prize 2012

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The Society for Psychological Anthropology is pleased to announce the Condon Prize for Best Student Essay in Psychological Anthropology in 2012. All submissions are due by September 15, 2012 to Edward D. Lowe at elowe@soka.edu.

The guidelines can be found here. Good luck!

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Stirling Prize in 2013 for Best Published Article

Posted by on Jan 8, 2012 in News, Prizes | 0 comments

The Society for Psychological Anthropology is pleased to announce the 2013 Stirling Prize Competition for Best Published Article. Articles published within the last two years, including ones scheduled for publication later in the year, are eligible for consideration. Nominations may be made by the author, publisher, or other party, as well as by the selection committee. The nominator must arrange to have copies of the work sent via pdf for the selection committee to review, and should include a cover letter outlining the work’s contribution to the field. All materials should be postmarked no later than June 1, 2013 and sent to:

SPA STIRLING PRIZE
Edward Lowe
Soka University of America
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
elowe@soka.edu

The winner will be announced at the 2013 annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association and will receive a $500 cash prize. Further guidelines can be found here.

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Stirling Prize in 2012 for Best Published Book

Posted by on Jan 8, 2012 in News, Prizes | 0 comments

The Society for Psychological Anthropology is pleased to announce the 2012 Stirling Prize Competition for Best Published Book. Books published within the last two years, including ones scheduled for publication later in the year, are eligible for consideration. Nominations may be made by the author, publisher, or other party, as well as by the selection committee. The nominator must arrange to have copies of the work sent for the selection committee to review, and should include a cover letter outlining the work’s contribution to the field. All materials should be postmarked no later than June 1, 2012 and sent to:

SPA STIRLING PRIZE
Edward Lowe
Soka University of America
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
elowe@soka.edu

The winner will be announced at the 2012 annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association and will receive a $500 cash prize. Further guidelines can be found here.

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