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Heonik Kwon awarded the George Kahin Prize

Warmest congratulations to Heonik Kwon for winning the Association for Asian Studies 2009 GEORGE McT. KAHIN PRIZE for his book Ghosts of War in Vietnam (2008). This follows his success in 2007 when Heonik was awarded the Clifford Geertz prize by the Society for the Anthropology of Religion, for his 2006 book After the Massacre: Commemoration and Consolation in Ha My and My Lai (University of California Press, 2006). Heonik is still writing and has various new and exciting book projects in the pipeline...
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