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Monday, March 21, 2011

2011 Netting Award for Students

Robert M. Netting Best Student Paper Prize

Culture & Agriculture invites anthropology graduate and undergraduate
students to submit papers for the 2011 Robert M. Netting Award in
Culture & Agriculture. The Graduate and Undergraduate winners will
receive cash awards of $750 and $250, respectively, and have the
opportunity for a direct consultation with the editors of our
section’s journal, CAFÉ (Culture , Agriculture, Food and Environment),
toward the goal of revising the paper for publication. Submissions
should draw on relevant literature from any subfield of Anthropology,
and present data from original research related to livelihoods based
on crop, livestock, or fishery production and forestry and/or
management of agricultural and environmental resources. Papers should
be single-authored, limited to a maximum of 7,000 words, including
endnotes, appendices, and references, and should follow American
Anthropologist format style.

Papers already published or accepted for publication are not eligible.
Only one submission per student is allowed. Submitters need not be
members of the American Anthropological Association but they must be
enrolled students. (Students graduating in the Spring of 2011 are
eligible). The submission deadline is May 21, 2011. The winner will be
announced at t he C&A Business Meeting at the 2011 AAA meetings in
Montreal. Please submit papers electronically to Lisa Markowitz (U
Louisville) at .

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