Section on the Body and Embodiment Award Recipients

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Section on the Body and Embodiment Graduate Student Paper Award

2015: Sonny Nordmarken“Radiant Selves, Misgendering Experiences, and Biologized Gender Ideologies”

2014: Paige L. Sweet, University of Illinois – Chicago, "Every Bone in My Body: Domestic Violence and the Diagnostic Body."

2013: Drew Foster, University of Michigan. "Aspirational Habitus, Embodiment, and Sport: Explaining Cross-Class Participation in Aikido"

2012: Alex Thompson, University of Colorado- Boulder. “‘Sometimes, I think I might say too much’: Dark Secrets and the Performance of Inflammatory Bowel Disease”

2011: Katherine Mason, Ph.D. Candidate, University of California, Berkeley. “Bearing Babies, Bearing Class: Class-Conditioned Agency and the Maternal Body.”


Section on the Body and Embodiment Best Publication Award 

2014: Maxine Leeds Craig, University of California – Davis, Sorry I Don't Dance: Why Men Refuse to Move (Oxford University Press, 2013).

2013: Elise Paradis 2012. “Boxers, Briefs or Bras? Bodies, Gender and Change in the Boxing Gym” Body & Society 18(2): 82-109.

2012: Rene Almeling, Yale University. 2011. Sex Cells: the Medical Market for Egg and Sperm. Univ of California Press 2011.

2011: Kwan, Samantha. 2009. “Framing the Fat Body: Contested Meanings between Government, Activists, and Industry.” Sociological Inquiry 79(1): 25-50.