Book Award Nomination

2022 AAAS Call for Book Awards Nomination


The Association for Asian American Studies invites nominations for books of outstanding achievement in the following categories:

  • History
  • Social Science
  • Creative Writing: Poetry
  • Creative Writing: Prose
  • Humanities and Cultural Studies (with 3 subcategories – authors may select up to two)
    • Literary Studies
    • Media, Performance, and Visual Studies
    • Multidisciplinary Approaches

The deadline to submit books for this year’s awards is July 31, 2021.

We strongly encourage and welcome the submission of e-books and/or electronic versions. Eligible books are are those published in 2020, and nominated authors must be current AAAS members with the exception of those submitted in creative writing. Please email Tamara Ko at with any questions.

Please send physical copies of your book to the below. Books must be postmarked by July 31st.
Tamara Ko
c/o AAAS
615 South Palatine Hill Road MSC 187
Portland, OR 97219

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