Amy Brainer, MA ’09 & PhD ’14

Dr. Amy Brainer awarded the 2019 Ruth Benedict Book Prize in the category of Outstanding Single-Authored Monograph by the American Anthropological Association for Queer Anthropology.

The 2019 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Winner in the category of Outstanding Single-Authored Monograph is Amy Brainer for Queer Kinship and Family Change in Taiwan (Rutgers University Press 2019). "The prize is presented by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) at the American Anthropological Association's national meeting to acknowledge excellence in a scholarly book written from an anthropological perspective that engages theoretical perspectives relevant to LGBTQ studies." http://queeranthro.org/2019/09/03/announcing-the-2019-ruth-benedict-book-prize-winners/