Co-editor and co-author of Waging Peace in Vietnam: U.S. Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War, Ron Carver, will be joined by four more Vietnam veterans who opposed the war for a special book launch. The program will be moderated by Professor Sarah Kovner. The event is open to the public and is hosted by the Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies and co-sponsored by Columbia University’s Oral History Master of Arts.
- Winner, 2019 Outstanding Book Award, given by the Council on Anthropology and Education, for Motherhood across Borders: Immigrants and Their Children in Mexico and New York, by Gabrielle Oliveira October 2, 2019
- Shortlist, 2019 Goddard Riverside Stephan Russo Book Prize for Social Justice, given by the Goddard Riverside Community Center, for No Place on the Corner: The Costs of Aggressive Policing, by Jan Haldipur October 1, 2019
- Honorable Mention, 2019 Sharon Stephens Prize, given by the American Ethnological Society, for Empire in the Air: Airline Travel and the African Diaspora by Chandra D. Bhimull September 24, 2019
- Winner, 2019 Outstanding Book Award, given by the American Society of Criminology’s Division of Policing Section, for Stop and Frisk: The Use and Abuse of a Controversial Policing Tactic, by Michael D. White and Henry F. Fradella September 23, 2019
- Winner, 2019 Outstanding Book Award, given by the History of Education Society, for Stefan M. Bradley’s Upending the Ivory Tower: Civil Rights, Black Power, and the Ivy League September 6, 2019