Rivers Undergraduate Paper Prize

Past Prize Recipients[i]

2015
Ann Soliman
“Cultural Barriers Related to Late-Stage Presentation of Breast Cancer in Morocco”

Hanna Amanuel, Honorable Mention
“”Morir en Camino”: How women’s narratives can inform a rights-based approach to obstetric health care in rural Chiapas”

2013
Anna Wates (Oxford University)
“Interdependence in a Ghanaian Community: Negotiating Disability as Subjectivity”

2011
Shannon Ward
“Narrative, Embodiment, and Choice: Identity, Reproduction, and Abortion”

2008
Alex Gertner
“The Limitations of a Biomedical Understanding of Health in the Conception and Implementation of Housing as a Structural Intervention for HIV/AIDS in New York City”

2007
Irit Rasooly
“Planting Healthy Stores in Food Deserts: An Anthropological Study of Obesity, Consumption, and Public Health in East Baltimore”

2006
Hayder Al-Mohammad
“Excremental Encounters: The Case of Basra and the Anthropology of Excrement”

2005
Amy Saltzman
“Postpartum Cases: Tadoka and Mental Health”

2004
Tiffany Star Behringer
“Changing Paradigms of the One Child Policy: Exploring the Cultural Model of Reproduction and Gender Role of Chinese Immigrant Women”

2003
Jennifer Staple
“Forging Activist Identities in the Kalaupapa Community of Leprosy Patients”

2001
Sunita Puri
“Immigration, Isolation, and (Community) Identity”

 

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