first_img October 23, 2013 Published by austin LinkedIn 0 Deadline: 12 December 2013Open to: authors of books published in 2013 on Russia, Eastern Europe or Eurasia in which substantial attention is paid to questions of ethnicity and/or nationalismPrize: certificate and cash prizeDescriptionThe Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies, sponsored by the Harriman Institute at Columbia University, is awarded annually by the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN) for an outstanding book published in the previous calendar year on Russia, Eastern Europe or Eurasia in which substantial attention is paid to questions of ethnicity and/or nationalism. The winner for 2013 is Sener Akturk, Regimes of Ethnicity and Nationhood in Germany, Russia, and Turkey (Cambridge University Press).EligibilityRules of eligibility for the Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies are as follows:The copyright date inside the book must list 2013 as the date of publication.Authors may be of any nationality as long as the work is originally published in English.Works may deal with any area of Russia, Eastern Europe, or Eurasia (including the Balkans, Central Europe, the Baltics, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Central Asia, the Caucasus, Turkey, Afghanistan, and China).The competition is open to works of scholarship in any field, so long as substantial attention is paid to the study of nationalism and/or ethnicity, broadly defined.Edited volumes, textbooks, translations, bibliographies, and reference works are ineligible.Books by currently serving judges of the Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies, or by immediate family members of this group, are not eligible.PrizeThe award comes with a certificate and a cash prize. ApplicationNominations must be received no later than December 12, 2013. (They will accept books with a 2013 publication date that are published after December 12, as long as they are mailed no later than January 13, 2014.)Submissions should be clearly marked “Rothschild Book Prize Nomination”. If you would like to receive an acknowledgment that your nomination was received please enclose with the copy mailed to the ASN office a note with your e-mail address or a self-addressed stamped envelope or a postcard.Send one copy of each eligible monograph to each Committee member (see addresses below) AND to the ASN office at:Rothschild Book Prize Nominationc/o Roland SpickermannBook Review Editor, Nationalities PapersDept. of HistoryUniversity of Texas – Permian Basin4901 East UniversityOdessa TX 79762-0001USACommittee members (send a copy of your submission to each member):Dmitry Gorenburg178 Richardson DrNeedhamMA 02492Holly Casec/o Center for European and Mediterranean StudiesNew York University285 Mercer Street, 7th FloorNew York, NY 10003Florian BieberUniversity of GrazUniv.-Prof. Dr. Florian BieberProfessor of Southeast European StudiesUniversity of GrazUniversitätsstraße 15/K3A-8010 GrazAustriaFor questions or more information, please contact Dmitry Gorenburg at [email protected] For more details about the contest and previous winners, see the official website HERE. +1 Similar Stories Reddit Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism & Ethnic Studies Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. Pocket Tweet Share 0 ← Amani African Youth Peace Fellowship in Thailand PECOB Calls for Papers on Central & Balkan Europe →last_img read more