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Congratulations to the winners of the 2013 TSA Awards!
Barkan Article Prize
Winner: 1st Prize: Suzan Yalman "Ala-al-Din Kayqubad Illuminated: A Rum Seljuq sultan as cosmic ruler," from Muqarnas
Honorable Mention: Panagiotis Poulos "Rethinking orality in Turkish classical music: A genealogy of contemporary musical assemblages" from Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication
Thanks to committee: Christine Philliou, Hasan Kayal? and Tijana Krstic.
Fisher Grad Student Paper Prize
Winner: Stefan Hock “'Do You Know What It Means to Be a Woman?': Negotiating Kemalism and State Feminism During the Transition to a Multi-Party Republic in Turkey”
Honorable Mention: Lukasz Szulc, "What does .tr stand for? Banal nationalism and queers online"
Thanks to committee: Nicole Watts, Zeynep Kezer, and Hootan Shambayati.
Redhouse Progress in Turkish Language
Winners: East Coast Winner: Robyn Palmer, West Coast Winner: Nicole Davis
Administered by AATT
Ad?var Scholarship Competition
Thanks to committee: Brian Silverstein, Roberta Micallef, and Kent Schull.
Winner: Diane Loftis, Rhodes College
Köprülü Book Prize
Co-Winners: Selim Deringil, Conversion and Apostasy in the Late Ottoman Empire; Sibel Zandi-Sayek, Ottoman Izmir: The Rise of a Cosmopolitan Port
Thanks to committee: Şükrü Hanioglu, Pelin Başci and Ben Fortna.