This website uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some of these cookies are used for visitor analysis, others are essential to making our site function properly and improve the user experience. By using this site, you consent to the placement of these cookies. Click Accept to consent and dismiss this message or Deny to leave this website. Read our Privacy Statement for more.
Join | Contact Us | Print Page | Sign In
Biennial Sally Banes Publication Prize
Share |

Purpose

This prize honors the publication (book or essay) that, in the opinion of the prize committee, best explores the intersections of theatre and dance/movement in the previous two calendar years. Beginning with 2018, in even-numbered years, this award recognizes books, and in odd-numbered years, this award recognizes essays.

Eligibility

Any independent, tenured, or untenured scholar is eligible. For the 2020 award, eligible books must have been published in 2018 or 2019. Essay nominations should be held for the 2021 award cycle. Addresses of the committee members will be included on the confirmation email received once the award is submitted.

Nominations

Nominations may come from the author of the work to be considered, any member of ASTR, an editor, or a publisher.

Evaluation

The winning essay will be judged based on:

  • Innovation in methodological approach;
  • Critical and/or historical rigor; and
  • Potential for encouraging future scholarship that will strengthen exchanges between theatre and dance/movement.

Please direct questions to Committee Chair Jade Power-Sotomayor at jypower[at]ucsd.edu.

Submissions

Submissions are due April 20, 2020. Early submissions encouraged.

Submit a Nomination

*Note: For security purposes, we ask that you log in to your ASTR.org account to apply. Both members and non-members are welcome to participate.

View previous Sally Banes Publication Prize recipients »

© 2019  American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR). All Rights Reserved.

Home | Member Login | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Contact Us
P.O. Box 922 | Santa Cruz, CA 95061
Phone: +1 628-222-4088 | Email: info@astr.org