It is with great pleasure that the Society for Cultural Anthropology announces the Gregory Bateson Book Prize winners for this year.
2021 Gregory Bateson Book Prize Winner
Ana-Maurine Lara for Queer Freedom: Black Sovereignty (SUNY Press)
Laurence Ralph for The Torture Letters: Reckoning with Police Violence (University of Chicago Press)
Alex Blanchette for Porkopolis: American Animality, Standardized Life, and the Factory Farm (Duke University Press)
We thank the selection committee: Sareeta Amrute, Shaka McGlotten, and Alan Klima.