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Botkin, Hurston, Paredes Prize Nominations Due End of Month

Monday, July 30, 2012   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Lorraine Cashman
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The deadlines for three of the American Folklore Society's major annual prizes are coming soon:
  • The Benjamin A. Botkin Prize for lifetime achievement in public folklore
  • The Zora Neale Hurston Prize for student work in African and African diaspora cultures
  • The Américo Paredes Prize for lifetime achievement in work focused on one's home community
The Botkin Prize deadline is September 2, and the Hurston and Paredes Prize deadlines are August 31. We welcome nominations for the Botkin and Paredes Prizes, and applications for the Hurston Prize.

For information about these prizes, their review criteria, and nomination or application requirements, please follow the links to the page for each prize from

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