Annual Book Prize

Call for Book Prize submissions
Convocatoria a postulaciones para Premio de Libro
Chamada para submissões Prêmio para Livro

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Due Date: 1 June 2019

Please address all questions concerning the prize to
Para recibir más información o si tiene alguna duda favor de contactar a
Informe todas as questões relativas ao prêmio para
Mónica Salas Landa, [email protected]


SLACA Awards Alex E. Chávez with 2018 Book Prize

The Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (SLACA) is proud to award its annual book prize to Alex E. Chávez (Assistant Professor of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame) for his book Sounds of Crossing: Music, Migration, and the Aural Poetics of Huapango Arribeño (Duke University Press).
SLACA is also pleased to recognize Mariana Mora (CIESAS, Mexico) with an Honorable Mention for her book Kuxlejal Politics: Indigenous Autonomy, Race, and Decolonizing Research in Zapatista Communities (University of Texas Press).
The awards were presented at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in San José, on Friday, November 16 during the SLACA Business Meeting.
Thanks to all who submitted their work for consideration!