ESS 2021 Award Winners


Mirra Komarovsky Book Award


Angela S. García, Legal Passing: Navigating Undocumented Life and Local Immigration Law

Celeste Watkins-Hayes, Remaking a Life: How Women Living with HIV/AIDS Confront Inequality

Honorable Mention:

Andrew Deener, The Problem with Feeding Cities: The Social Transformation of Infrastructure, Abundance, and Inequality in America


ESS Merit Award

Johnny Eric Williams, Trinity College


Rose Laub Coser Award

Katharine Khanna, Columbia University


Barbara R. Walters Community College Faculty Award

Shenique S. Davis, Borough of Manhattan Community College


Candace Rogers Award

Peter Harvey, University of Pennsylvania

Honorable Mention: Laura Adler, Harvard University


Charles V. Willie Award

Karen Okigbo, CUNY


Community Service and Activism Award

The Brooklyn Movement Center, Brooklyn NY


Robin M. Williams, Jr. Lecturer 2022

Anthony Ryan Hatch, Wesleyan University



Thank you!
There is no road map about how to proceed during a pandemic, but as usual, ESS members were dedicated, supportive, compassionate, and insightful. We thank you for your continued support of ESS.
Jennifer Lee
Past-President ESS
Jennifer McAdam
Executive Officer ESS

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