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NWSA/UIP First Book Prize Recipients

2017 Award
Nicosia M. Shakes, Gender, Race and Performance Space: Women’s Activism in Jamaican and South African Theatre

2017 Honorable Mention
Elizabeth Verklan, Objects of Desire: Feminist Inquiry, Transnational Feminism, and Global Fashion

2016 Award
Michele Eggers, Embodying Inequality: The Criminalization of Women for Abortion in Chile

2015 Award

Erin. L Durban-AlbrechtPostcolonial Homophobia: United States Imperialism in Haiti and the Transnational Circulation of Antigay Sexual Politics

2014 Award

Ethel Tungohan, Migrant Care Worker Activism in Canada: From the Politics of Everyday Resistance to the Politics from Below


2013 Award
Christina Holmes, Chicana Environmentalisms: Decolonizing the Body, Nature, and Spirit

2012 Award
Sophie Richter-Devroe,
How Women do Politics: Peacebuilding, Resistance and Survival in Palestine

2011 Award
Erica Williams,
Ambiguous Entanglements: Sex, Race, and Tourism in Bahia