Nominations for Publication Awards

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

PUBLICATION AWARDS

NATIVE AMERICAN AND INDIGENOUS STUDIES ASSOCIATION (NAISA)

DEADLINE: January 31, 2022

The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) is pleased to present a call for nominations for three prizes. For any questions, please contact naisaprizes@gmail.com.

Best 2020 First Book in Native American and Indigenous Studies Prize

 

NAISA Council welcomes nominations for the best first scholarly book published in 2021 by one or two authors on any topic related to Native American and Indigenous Studies. Edited volumes will not be considered. Authors must be registered NAISA members and in the case of co-­authored books, both must be first-time authors.  Publishers, presses, editors, universities, and authors are welcome to submit their works.  To be considered for an award, publishers or authors should: 1) Write to naisaprizes@gmail.com, addressing NAISA Council member Luis Cárcamo-Huechante, in order to arrange the shipping of the books to each Prize Committee member; and 2) please put in the subject line “Submission to 2021 First Book Prize”

 

The 2021 First Book Prize Committee will be composed of three members (to be announced soon). The Prize Committee will determine the winner(s) by May 15th, 2022, and the winner(s) will be announced at the NAISA 2022 Virtual Business Meeting.

Best 2021 Subsequent Book in Native American and Indigenous Studies Prize

 

The Council of NAISA welcomes nominations for the best subsequent scholarly book (can be the second book or beyond) published in 2021, by one or two authors on any topic related to Native American and Indigenous Studies. Edited volumes will not be considered. All authors must be registered NAISA members with at least one of the authors having previously published. Publishers, presses, editors, universities, and authors are welcome to submit their works. To be considered for an award, publishers or authors should: 1) Write to naisaprizes@gmail.com, addressing NAISA Council member Astri Dankertsen, in order to arrange the shipping of the books to each Prize Committee member; and 2) please put in the subject line “Submission to 2021 Subsequent Book Prize.”

 

The Best 2021 Subsequent Book Prize Committee will be composed of Astri Dankertsen (Nord University), Crystal McKinnon (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology), and Daniel Justice (University of British Columbia). The Prize Committee will determine the winner(s) by May 15th, 2022, and the winner(s) will be announced at the NAISA 2022 Virtual Business Meeting.

Most Thought-Provoking 2021 Article in Native American and Indigenous Studies

 

The NAISA Council welcomes nominations for the best article in Native American and Indigenous Studies on any topic related to the field published in a scholarly journal or an edited volume/anthology in calendar year 2021. Both single and multiple-­authored articles are eligible for nomination. Articles published in NAIS journal are automatically considered for the prize. Publishers, presses, editors, universities, and authors are welcome to submit their works. To be considered for an award, 1) Send a PDF of the article before January 31, 2022 to NAISA Council member Aileen Moreton-Robinson, to the following email address: naisaprizes@gmail.com; and, 2) please put in the subject line “Submission to Most Thought-Provoking 2021 Article.”

 

The Most Thought-Provoking 2021 Article Prize Committee will be composed of three members (to be announced soon). The Prize Committee will determine the winner(s) by May 15th 2022, and the winner(s) will be announced at the NAISA 2022 Virtual Business Meeting.