Seeking Nominations for AWSS's 2021 Heldt Prizes

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Association for Women in Slavic Studies
2021 Heldt Prize Nominations

The Association for Women in Slavic Studies invites nominations for the 2021 competition for the Heldt Prizes, awarded for works of scholarship and translations in the following categories:

•       Best book in Slavic/Eastern European/Eurasian women's and gender studies

•       Best book by a woman in any area of Slavic/East European/Eurasian studies

•       Best translation in Slavic/East European/Eurasian women’s and gender studies

•       Best article in Slavic/Eastern European/Eurasian women's and gender studies

To be eligible for nomination, all books and articles must be in English; works of scholarship must be published between 15 April 2020 and 15 April 2021 and translations between 15 April 2019 and 15 April 2021. Further details may be found below.
 

Best book in Slavic/Eastern European/Eurasian women's and gender studies
Best book by a woman in any area of Slavic/East European/Eurasian studies

Instructions for nominating books. One may nominate individual books for more than one category, and more than one item for each category. The prizes will be awarded at the AWSS meeting at the ASEEES National Convention in New Orleans in November 2021.
 
To nominate any work, please send or request that the publisher send one copy to each member of the prize committee (or the relevant subcommittee) by 15 May 2021. Both hard copy and e-versions are acceptable. If you have any questions about the book prizes, please contact the book prize committee chair: Dr. Sara Dickinson at sara.dickinson@unige.it.

Dr. Sara Dickinson, Chair, Heldt Prize Committee
Dipartimento di Lingue e Culture Moderne
Università di Genova                            E-VERSION PREFERRED
piazza S. Sabina 2
16124 Genova GE Italy 
sara.dickinson@unige.it

Dr. Katya Jordan
Department of German and Russian
Brigham Young University                        PAPER VERSION PREFERRED
3115 JFSB
Provo UT 84602-6119
katya.jordan@byu.edu

Dr. Melissa K. Stockdale
Department of History
University of Oklahoma                          PAPER VERSION PREFERRED
455 W. Lindsey St., rm. 403                             
Norman OK 73019
mstockdale@ou.edu

Dr. Jelena Subotić                                      
Department of Political Science
Georgia State University                        E-VERSION PREFERRED
jsubotic@gsu.edu



Best translation in Slavic/East European/Eurasian women’s and gender studies

Instructions for nominating translations. The Heldt Translation Prize is awarded biennially for the best book-length translation of literary work by a woman (from a Slavic/East European/Eurasian language into English). To be eligible for nomination, all translations must be published between 15 April 2019 and 15 April 2021. The prize will be awarded at the AWSS meeting at the ASEEES National Convention in New Orleans in November 2021. 

To nominate any work, please send or request that the publisher send one copy to each member of the prize committee (or the relevant subcommittee) by 15 May 2021. Both hard copy and e-versions are acceptable. If you have any questions about the prize, please contact the Heldt Translation Prize Committe chair: Dr. Sara Dickinson at sara.dickinson@unige.it.

Dr. Sara Dickinson, Chair, Translation Prize Committee
Dipartimento di Lingue e Culture Moderne
Università di Genova                                E-VERSION PREFERRED
piazza S. Sabina 2
16124 Genova GE Italy 
sara.dickinson@unige.it

Dr. Katya Jordan
Department of German and Russian                        
Brigham Young University                            PAPER VERSION PREFERRED
3115 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602-6119
katya.jordan@byu.edu

Dr. Olga Peters Hasty
Princeton University                                PAPER VERSION PREFERRED
Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures          
249 East Pyne
Princeton NJ 08544
hasty@princeton.edu

 

Best article in Slavic/Eastern European/Eurasian women's and gender studies

Instructions for nominating articles. Articles included in both journals and edited volumes are eligible for the "best article" prize, but they must be nominated individually. 

To nominate any article or book chapter, please send or request that the publisher send electronically one pdf copy of the article or book chapter (include title page and table of contents for book chapters) to each of the four members of the article prize committee by 15 May 2021. If you have any questions, please contact the article committee chair: Dr. Siobhán Hearne at siobhan.c.hearne@durham.ac.uk.

Dr. Siobhán Hearne, Chair, Article Prize Committee
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Department of Russian Studies
Durham University 
siobhan.c.hearne@durham.ac.uk

Dr. Barbara Allen
Associate Professor of Russian History
LaSalle University
allenb@lasalle.edu
 
Dr. Katherine Bowers
Associate Professor of Slavic Studies
Department of Central, Eastern, and Northern European Studies
The University of British Columbia (Vancouver)
katherine.bowers@ubc.ca

Dr. Igor Fedyukin
Associate Professor
Center for Imperial Russian History 
National  Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow)
igorfedyukin@gmail.com

 

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