2022 ATIG Book Prize Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 ATIG Book Prizes!

Nelson Graburn Prize

Named in honor of a pioneer in the anthropology of tourism and a mentor to many of ATIG’s founders, this prize recognizes excellence in an author’s first book in the anthropology of tourism.

  • Behind the Big House: Reconciling Slavery, Race, and Heritage in the U.S. South, by Jodi Skipper. University of Iowa Press.

Edward Bruner Prize

Named for another luminary in the anthropological study of tourism, this prize celebrates an author’s second or subsequent book in the anthropology of tourism.

  • Voluntourism and Multispecies Collaboration: Life, Death, and Conservation in the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, by Keri Vacanti Brondo. University of Arizona Press.