Stanford M. Lyman Distinguished Book Award

This award was established in memory of Stan Lyman in order to honor MSSA members whose recently published work makes a significant contribution to the field of sociology.  Please consider nominating one of your colleagues for this prestigious award.  Keep in mind the following:

    • The book must be an original work (and can be sole authored or co-authored).
    • The work must have been published within the last three calendar years (during 2014 or since).
    • Textbooks and edited editions are not eligible.
    • The author must be a current member in the Mid-South Sociological Association. If co-authored, at least one of the authors must be a current member of the association.

Nominations are due September 1, 2017

Be sure to include the following in your nomination

    • The complete citation for the book (author/s, date published, title, publisher)
    • Author/s contact information (email, affiliation, phone number if possible).
    • Publisher contact information (e.g., contact person, phone number, and ISBN)
    • A brief description of the book and why you believe it should be nominated
Nominations should be sent (via email) to the Committee Chair:
Copies of the nominated book will need to be sent to each of the committee members.  Please contact the Committee Chair to get the address for each member: