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Jessica V. Birkenholtz Wins American Academy of Religion Book Award

Jessica V. Birkenholtz Wins American Academy of Religion Book Award

Reciting the Goddess: Narratives of Place and the Making of Hinduism in Nepal wins the 2019 American Academy of Religion Award for Excellence in the Study of Religion in the Textual Studies category.

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Gabeba Baderoon Wins University of Johannesburg Prize for South African Writing

Gabeba Baderoon Wins University of Johannesburg Prize for South African Writing

The History of Intimacy is the fourth collection by award-winning poet Gabebe Baderoon. Breathtaking intimacies and private hurts are crafted into lyrical form - in poems on desiring what is furtherest from you, memories of a midnight swim, how children work out the laws of existence, the stakes of speaking a forbidden word, elegies to a jazz prodigy, and a beloved poet, and how not to be alone"

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Hil Malatino, Queer Embodiment: Monstrosity, Medical Violence, and Intersex Experience

Hil Malatino, Queer Embodiment: Monstrosity, Medical Violence, and Intersex Experience

Congratulations to Hil Malatino on the publication of their book, Queer Embodiment: Monstrosity, Medical Violence, and Intersex Experience, University of Nebraska Press, 2019.

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Erin Heidt-Forsythe, Between Families and Frankenstein The Politics of Egg Donation in the United States

Erin Heidt-Forsythe, Between Families and Frankenstein The Politics of Egg Donation in the United States

Congratulations to Erin Heidt-Forsythe on the publication of her book, Between Families and Frankenstein The Politics of Egg Donation in the United States, University of California Press, 2018.

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Dr. Jill Wood Wins Prestigious Teaching Award

Dr. Jill Wood Wins Prestigious Teaching Award

Dr. Wood received the 2020 George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching.

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2020 WGSS AlumnX Award Winner Cindy Southworth

2020 WGSS AlumnX Award Winner Cindy Southworth

Cindy Southworth, Executive Vice President of the National Network to End Domestic Violence and Co-Chair of the Global Network of Women’s Shelter, is awarded the 2020 WGSS AlumnX Award

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