ELIZABETH ALEXANDER
CREATIVE WRITING AWARD

The Elizabeth Alexander Creative Writing Award celebrates an author whose work embodies the lyrically powerful and historically engaged nature of Dr. Alexander’s writing. We aim for this award to highlight different forms of knowledge production that emerge from the artistic, political, and cultural advocacy undertaken by women of color nationally, transnationally, and globally.

PAULA J. GIDDINGS
BEST ARTICLE AWARD

The Paula J. Giddings Best Article Award honors an author whose work embodies the groundbreaking nature and innovative spirit of Paula’s writing. We aim for this award to highlight different forms of knowledge production that engage scholarship, journalism, activism, and cultural work, among others, from each published volume of Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism.