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Hofstra Papers in Anthropology
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Department of Anthropology
200 Davison Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, New York 11550

Each year the Hofstra University Anthropology Department chooses an outstanding paper by a student either in the department or taking an Anthropology course for the Hofstra Anthropology Paper Award. Professors recommend papers and the award is decided by a departmental committee.

2015-2016 Recipient

Anne Cracchiolo The Discourse of Productivity Among Students and Faculty At Hofstra University: A Focus on Disability

2013-2014 Recipient

Tabitha Rose The Intimacy of Applications: The Materiality of Social Dating Apps within the College Community [Volume 9, Article #1 2014] 

2012-2013 Recipient

Emily Weaver Forbidden: How Immigation Impacts Female Genital Cutting [Volume 8, Article #1]

2011-2012 Recipient

Emma Lagan Why They Belong and How They were Limited:A Study of Race and Occupation in Setauket, New York, 1850–1930 [Volume 7, Article #1]

2010-2011 Recipient

Joe Tonelli Stereotyping and Evolution [Volume 6, Article #1]

2009-2010 Recipient

Amanda Ortega The Disputed Neighborhood: Gentrification of “East Williamsburg” and Identity in the Shared Space [Volume 5, Article #1]

2007-2008 Recipient

Melissa Kroll "Knowing We Are Evolved: The Key to Being Evolved" [Volume 3, Article #1]

2006-2007 Recipient

Amanda Mowry "A Critical Look at Anime: From Akira to Princess Mononoke" [Volume 2, Article #1]

Hofstra Papers in Anthropology

Summer Dig in Lloyd Manor