CAAS has recently created two new prizes:
- The Ernest Redekop prize for best article in the Canadian Review of American Studies. The Redekop prize for best article in volume 41 of CRAS, will be awared at the next conference, in October 2012 in Toronto.
- The Robert K. Martin prize for best book published by a CAAS member in a calendar year. The prize for best book published in 2011 will be awarded at the next conference, in October 2012 in Toronto.
Robert K. Martin Book Prize
Giorgio Bertellini, Italy in Early American Cinema: Race, Language, and the Picturesque (Indiana UP)
Ernest Redekop Essay Prize
Brian Norman, “Clarifying Blackness in Anglo-Native Fictions: Tom Spanbauer’s Cross-Ethnic Borrowings”
Kit Dobson, “Derelicte and the Oppressed: Zoolander, Hollywood, and Representing Activism”
Adam Beardsworth, “Learning to Love the Bomb: Robert Lowell’s Pathological Poetics”