The call for papers for the 2018 prize has not yet open. See below for the previous year’s details
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology invites submission
of papers for our Seventh Annual Roseberry-Nash Student Paper Contest. The competition honors the work of two distinguished anthropologists, June Nash and the late William Roseberry for their multiple contributions to the anthropological
understanding of Latin America. The award will be presented at the next AAA meetings in Minneapolis, November 16-20, 2016.
The prize consists of US $1,000 and direct consultation with the editor of the Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology toward the goal of revising the paper for publication. The paper should draw on relevant
anthropological literature and present data from original research in any
field of Latin American and Caribbean anthropology.
* Contestants must be enrolled in a graduate program in Anthropology
at the time of submitting the paper.
* Paper length: minimum 4000 words and maximum 6000 words.
* Languages: English, French, Portuguese and Spanish.
* Must hold a student membership in the Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (SLACA)
Papers must be submitted on or before Monday, July 11, 2016 to Cristina Alcalde, Committee Chair, Roseberry-Nash Award. Please email papers as attached documents to [email protected] Submissions should be formatted as an MS Word file.