Mihajlo "Misa" Djordjevic Book Prize


Mihajlo "Misa" Djordjevic was one of the founding members of NASSS. He was a professor of French literature at Penn State University and a translator of Serbian poetry into English. This award in his honor is given annually to distinguished authors of books published in English on Serbian language, literature, and culture in general. Nominations should be sent to Slobodanka Vladiv-Glover

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Chair: Slobodanka Vladiv-Glover (Slobodanka.Vladivglover@monash.edu)
Rajka Gorup (rjg26@columbia.edu),
Jelena Milojkovic-Djuric (djuricjelena@aol.com),
Ranka Gajic (rankag@aol.com) (left Committee) 
Thomas Popovich (popovi4@ncc.edu), 
Ljubica D. Popovich
Dragana Zivanovic (dragana11062@gmail.com) 

Votes are sent by email to the Committee Chair after she circulates the nominations. The Chair reports on the outcome of the vote count. If there is a tie, the whole Committee is asked to decide on the winner or winners.

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Past Recipients
2016 - Slobodanka Vladiv-Glover, Scholarship as the Art of Life: Contributions On Serbian Literature, Culture, And Society, Slavica Publishers, 2016.
2013 - Radmila Gorup, "After Yugoslavia: The Cultural Spaces of a Vanished Land", Stanford University Press, 2013
2012 - Tomislav Z. Longinovic, "Vampire Nation: Violence as Cultural Imaginary", Duke University Press, 2012
2009 - Gregory A. Freeman, The Forgotten 500: The Untold Story of the Men Who Risked All for the Greatest Rescue Mission of World War II
#### - Charles Simic, the fifteenth Poet Laureate of the United States.