Graduate Student Anna Bax Awarded SLA Essay Prize

UCSB Linguistics graduate student Anna Bax was awarded the Society for Linguistic Anthropology's 2017 Graduate Student Essay Prize for her paper “The C-Word” Meets “the N-Word”: The Slur-Once-Removed and the Discursive Construction of “Reverse Racism”. The award comes with a $500 prize, and the paper was presented as part of a special panel at the American Anthropological Association's 2017 meeting, and will be published in the Journal of Linguistic Anthropology.

Anna Bax accepting the SLA Graduate Student Essay Prize