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AAUS announces prize winners in the Best Book and Best Article categories in this year’s competition!

The AAUS is pleased to announce prize winners in the Best Book and Best Article categories in this year's competition. Winner in the Best Translation category will be announced in June. For this round, works published in 2020 and 2021 were considered. We are delighted to congratulate the winners and we thank members of the selection committees for their hard work. The AAUS plans to honor the prize winners at the AAUS business meeting that we plan to hold in person during this year’s ASEEES Convention in Chicago.

BOOK PRIZE:

Co-winner: Yuliya Ilchuk, Nikolai Gogol: Performing Hybrid Identity (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2021).

Co-winner: Jessica Zychowicz, Superfluous Women: Art, Feminism, and Revolution in Twenty-First-Century Ukraine (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2020).

ARTICLE PRIZE:

Winner: John S. Earle, Solomiya Shpak, Anton Shirikov, and Scott Gehlbach, "The Oligarch Vanishes: Defensive Ownership, Property Rights, and Political Connections." Quarterly Journal of Political Science (September 28, 2021).