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Naor Ben-Yehoyada’s book has received the 2019 Sutlive Prize and an honorable mention for the 2018 Dougless Prize

March 27, 2019
Harvard Academy Scholar (AY2013–2015) Naor Ben-Yehoyada's book The Mediterranean Incarnate: Region Formation between Sicily and Tunisia since World War II has received the Department of Anthropology at William & Mary's 2019 Vinson Sutlive Book Prize and also an honorable mention for the Society for the Anthropology of Europe section of the American Anthropology Association's 2018 William A. Dougless Prize in Europeanist Anthropology. Details... Read more about Naor Ben-Yehoyada’s book has received the 2019 Sutlive Prize and an honorable mention for the 2018 Dougless Prize
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Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner’s book has received the AIIS' 2018 Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences

March 27, 2019
Harvard Academy Scholar (AY2012–2013 and 2015–2016) Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner's book Claiming the State: Active Citizenship and Social Welfare in Rural India has received the American Institute of Indian Studies’ 2018 Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences. Details here. Read more about Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner’s book has received the AIIS' 2018 Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences
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Mariano Sánchez-Talanquer’s dissertation has received the APSA's 2018 William Anderson Award

October 5, 2018
Harvard Academy Scholar (AY2017–2018) Mariano Sánchez-Talanquer's dissertation States Divided: History, Conflict, and State Formation in Mexico and Colombia has received the American Political Science Association’s 2018 William Anderson Award for the best dissertation in the general field of federalism or intergovernmental relations, state and local politics. Details... Read more about Mariano Sánchez-Talanquer’s dissertation has received the APSA's 2018 William Anderson Award
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Professor Melani Cammett appointed Chair of the Harvard Academy

June 27, 2018

On July 1, 2018, Professor Melani Cammett became the new Chair of the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. Professor Cammett is the Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs in the Department of Government and Professor in the Department of Global Health and Population. She has served as a Senior Scholar since January 2015 and was an Academy Scholar in 2005-2006 and 2007-2008. Welcome Professor Cammett to your new...

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Open Letter from the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies

April 18, 2018

Dear President Drew Faust,
Dear President-elect Lawrence S. Bacow,
Dear Dean Michael D. Smith,
Dear Dean Claudine Gay,

The Senior Scholars and Academy Scholars of the Harvard Academy are deeply troubled by the serious allegations of sexual harassment against Professor Jorge I. Domínguez, raised in the February 27, 2018 and...

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