Past Sopher Award Winners

2013
Brian Hennigan: “House Breaking: Habitation and Rehabilitation in 'Housing First' Case Management”.

2012
Kate Coddington: “Panic! Containment policies take shape in the 2000s”.

Emily Mitchell-Eaton: “Fold-lines and Fault-lines: David Harvey and his Feminist Interlocutors (or The inheritance of Oppositionalism in Knowledge (Re)production).

2011
Emily Kaufman: “Whose right to the secure city? The underside of American Homeland Security”

Joaquin Villanueva: “Concentration and fragmentation of everyday life: the right to the festival”

Thor Ritz (honorable mention): “The Right to the City, Race and Racism: Thoughts on the Politics of Exclusion, Justice and Strategizing for a Just City”

2010      
Mitul Baruah

2009    
Katie Wells
 
Christina Choi                 

2008    
Jackie Micieli
 
Declan Cullen

2007    
Keith Lindner
 
Jeremy Bryson               

2006    
Nancy Hiemstra
 
Ishan Ashutosh

2005    
Hearn Yuit Chua
 
Glenn Gentry

2004    
Clayton Rosati
 
Sanjukta Mukherjee

2003    
Aman Luthra
 
Sanjukta Mukherjee

2002    
Laam Hae
 
Catherine Adams

2001    
Alan Burns
 
Richard Van Deusen

2000    
James Ketchum
 
Brigit Baur

1998    
Nicola Mousset-Jones

1997    
Yeong Kim

1996    
Karen Dhanda
 
Euan Hague

1993    
Lorraine Dowler

1992    
Holly Hapke

1991    
Nalani Hennayake

1990    
Judith T. Kenny

1989    
Catherine Doenges

1988    
Dympna McLoughlin

1987    
Jonathan Smith