Лауреаты Ассоциации женских славянских исследований (AWSS) за 2013 г. / Association for Women in Slavic Studies (AWSS) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 Heldt Prizes:
Best book in Slavic/Eastern European/Eurasian women’s studies
Judith Pallot and Laura Piacentini, with the assistance of Dominique Moran, Gender, Geography, and Punishment. The Experience of Women in Carceral Russia (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Honorable Mention: Louise McReynolds. Murder Most Russian. True Crime and Punishment in Late Imperial Russia (Cornell University Press, 2013)
Best article in Slavic/Eastern European/Eurasian women’s studies
Yana Hashamova, “War Rape: (Re)defining Motherhood, Fatherhood, and Nationhood” in Helena Goscilo and Yana Hashamova edited, Embracing Arms. Cultural Representation of Slavic and Balkan Women in War (Central European University Press, 2012)
Best book by a woman in any area of Slavic/East European/Eurasian studies
Karen Petrone, The Great War in Russian Memory (Indiana University, Bloomington, 2011)
Honorable Mention: Nancy Kollman, Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Russia (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
Best translation in Slavic/Eastern European/Eurasian women’s studies
Vladimir Propp. The Russian Folktale (Wayne State University Press, 2012). Translated and edited by Sibelan Forrester
Find out more information on the receipients work on the Heldt Prize main page.
Elena Gapova (Western Michigan University/European Humanities University) won the 2013 AWSS Outstanding Achievement Award for her work in Slavic and East European Gender Studies and for mentoring young scholars in this field.