Prof. Francis Cody Awarded Edward Sapir Prize

Cover of Light of Knowledge by Francis CodyCongratulations to Prof. Frank Cody for being awarded the 2014 Edward Sapir Prize from the Society for Linguistic Anthropology for his book The Light of Knowledge: Literacy Activism and the Politics of Writing in South India (Cornell 2013).  The Edward Sapir award is presented annually to acknowledge books that make the most significant contribution to our understanding of language in society, or the ways in which language mediates historical or contemporary sociocultural processes. Click here to learn more.