Kampf Writing Prize
Please consider submitting your academic essays or creative writing (creative nonfiction, short stories, poetry, etc...) to:
The Louis Kampf Writing Prize in Women's and Gender Studies
The writing prize, sponsored by The Program in Women's and Gender Studies (WGS), was started in 1995-96 to honor Louis Kampf, distinguished professor emeritus of Literature and Women's Studies, and to reward high quality undergraduate writing in women's and gender studies. The Prize is judged by faculty from WGS and from Writing and Humanistic Studies.
Students can submit entries in different genres of academic writing as well as fiction and poetry. Submissions should provide thoughtful reflection using gender as a central category of analysis.
All entries must be submitted in person to 14E-316 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00pm on Friday, April 12th, 2013.
Questions concerning the requirements for entries should be directed to Heidy M. González (x3-8844 / email@example.com).
2012 kampf prize recipient
Erin Bailie, a member of the class of 2015 from Atlanta, Georgia majoring in Mechanical Engineering, is the recipient of the 2012 Louis Kampf Writing Prize in Women's and Gender Studies for her essay, "Gender Normalizing Surgery for Intersex Infants: A Patient's Need or Parent's Need?" The Kampf Prize includes an award of $300.