Duke Press Anthropology Books Win Awards

Murray It's awards season, and this year Duke's anthropology books are being widely honored. Congratulations to David Murray, editor of Homophobias: Lust and Loathing across Time and Space, for winning the Ruth Benedict Prize for Best Anthology, sponsored by the Society of Lesbian and Gay Anthropologists. And Janet McIntosh has won the
Mcintosh Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion for her book The Edge of Islam: Power, Personhood, and Ethnoreligious Boundaries on the Kenya Coast. We also congratulate Karen Ho, author of Liquidated: An Ethnography of Wall Street, and Diane Nelson, author of Reckoning: The Ends of War in Guatemala, for their Honorable Mentions by the Gregory Bateson Prize committee. That prize is sponsored by the Society for Cultural Anthropology. Check out our website for more excellent (and many other award-winning) anthropology titles!

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