Dr. Burnet earns Elliot Skinner Award for outstanding research and writing
More recognition for recent publication by Dr. Burnet.
Genocide Lives in Us: Women, Memory, and Silence in Rwanda (Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 2012) has been recognized as "a great contribution to anthropology, African studies, gender and the treatment of violence," by the Association of Africanist Anthropology (AfAA). AfAA committee members have conferred upon Dr. Burnet the 2013 Elliot Skinner Award for her achievements. The award is to be presented in Chicago at the Annual Meetings of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) this November.
Dr. Burnet's book is also currently being considered for the Melville J. Herskovits Award as reported here.
Congratulations, Dr. Burnet!
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