Winners announced for the 2022 Peter Lang Emerging Scholars Competition

Peter Lang is delighted to announce the results of the 2022 Peter Lang Emerging Scholars Competition in Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies:

Winner in Ethnography
Itzel Abril Tinoco González 
Mujeres centroamericanas en el centro de México: 
Trayectorias migratorias, violencias y circulación de cuidados  

Winner in Hispanic & Latin American Studies
Francisco José García Ramos
VIH y sida en el audiovisual español e iberoamericano.
Discursos y representaciones tras el cambio de siglo  

Joint Winners in Literature & Culture
Peyker Özler
Queer(ing) Practices of Women’s Temporalities: 
A Reflection on the Selected Works of Romana Petri, Simona Vinci, Elvira Dones, and Valeria Parrella  

Isabella Villanova
The Politics of Gender in Nigerian and Zimbabwean Women’s Fiction: 
Agencies and Strategies of Resistance  

Winner in Media & Communication
Charlin Nukul
The Third Sex: Beyond a Gender Binary in Thai Culture and Films  

Winner in Utopian Studies
Chiara Xausa
Intersectional World-Making in Climate Fiction:
Toward a Decolonial Ecofeminist Imaginary of the Environmental Crisis  

We congratulate our winners! Thank you to our distinguished editorial board and to all those who took part in the competition.

The Peter Lang Emerging Scholars Competition is an annual competition in selected fields. Please check back here for announcements about upcoming competitions next year.

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