THE 2011 C. WRIGHT MILLS AWARD

The C. Wright Mills Award was presented on Friday, August 17, 2012 at the SSSP Awards Banquet.

The 2011 C. Wright Mills winner is:


Shamus Rahman Khan

Privilege: The Making of an Adolescent Elite at St. Paul's School

Princeton University Press


Congratulations, Shamus!


Congratulations, also, to all of the 2011 C. Wright Mills Award Finalists

 

Julie Guthman, Weighing In: Obesity, Food Justice, and the Limits of Capitalism, University of California Press

Mignon Moore, Invisible Families: Gay Identities, Relationships, and Motherhood among Black Women, University of California Press

Shehzad Nadeem, Dead Ringers: How Outsourcing is Changing the Way Indians Understand Themselves, Princeton University Press 

Victor M. Rios, Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys, New York University Press

Steven J. Tepper, Not Here, Not Now, Not That! Protest Over Art and Culture, University of Chicago Press

Karolyn Tyson, Integration Interrupted: Tracking, Black Students, and Acting White after Brown, Oxford University Press

 

 

C. WRIGHT MILLS AWARD COMMITTEE

Karyn Lacy, Chair, University of Michigan
Raymond J. Michalowski
, Chair-Elect, Northern Arizona University
Monica J. Casper
, Arizona State University
John G. Dale
, George Mason University
Lara J. Foley
, University of Tulsa
Shirley A. Jackson
, Southern Connecticut State University
Wilson R. Palacios
, University of South Florida
Suzanne Staggenborg
, University of Pittsburgh