Deadline: June 30, 2013

The ASA Women’s Caucus Book Prize Committee solicits submissions of humanities books by women about African women published in the past three years, 2010, 2011, and 2012.

Edited books are eligible for submission.

The final submission date is June 30, 2013. The winner will be notified on September 10, 2013, and included in the program for the African Studies Association Conference in November 2013.

Named in honor of Ama Ata Aidoo, the celebrated Ghanaian writer, and Margaret Snyder, founder of UNIFEM, this prize seeks to acknowledge the excellence of contemporary scholarship being produced by women about African women. 

Please send a copy of each nominated book directly to each of the following three members of the Committee:

Professor Beverly Mack, Chair
ASA Aidoo-Snyder Book Prize Committee, 2013
1024 N. 1138 Rd
Lawrence, KS 66047


Professor Ousseina Alidou 
134 Coburn Lane 
Somerset, New Jersey 08873


Professor Tsitsi Jaji
Radcliffe Institute
147 Byerly Hall
8 Garden St. 
Cambridge, MA 02138