Anand Taneja, Jinnealogy: Time, Islam, and Ecological Thought in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi. Stanford University Press. 2017. (The Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences)
Walter Hakala, Negotiating Languages: Urdu, Hindi, and the Definition of Modern South Asia. Columbia University Press. 2016. (Edward Cameron Dimock Jr. Prize in the Indian Humanities)
Bhrigupati Singh, Poverty and the Quest for Life: Spiritual and Material Striving in Rural India. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2015. (Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences)
Lisa Bjorkman, Pipe Politics, Contested Waters: Embedded Infrastructures of Millennial Mumbai. Duke University Press. 2015. (Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences)
Jessica Marie Falcone, Battling the Buddha of Love: A Cultural Biography of the Greatest Statue Never Built. Cornell University Press. 2014. (Edward C. Dimock Prize in the Indian Humanities)
Sunila Kale, University of Washington, Electrifying India: Regional Political Economies of Development. Stanford University Press. 2014.
Karin Zitzewitz, Michigan State University. The Art of Secularism: The Cultural Politics of Modernist Art in Contemporary India. Oxford University Press. 2014.
Melissa Kerin, College of William and Mary. Art and Devotion at a Buddhist Temple in the Indian Himalaya. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 2015.
Cathleen Cummings, Wellesley College. Decoding a Hindu Temple: Royalty and Religion in the Iconographic Program of the Virupaksha Temple, Pattadakal. Pasadena: South Asian Studies Association. 2014.
Ramnarayan S. Rawat, University of Pennsylvania. Reconsidering Untouchability Chamars and Dalit History in North India. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 20011.
Karline McLain, Bucknell University. India’s Immortal Comic Books: Gods, Kings and Other Heroes. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 2009.
Michael Youngblood, Cultivating Community: Interest, Identity, and Ambiguity in an Indian Social Mobilization. Pasadena: South Asian Studies Association. 2016.
Lisa Mitchell, University of Notre Dame. Language, Emotion, and Politics in South India: The Making of a Mother Tongue. Indiana University Press. March 2009.
Mytheli Sreenivas, Ohio State University. Wives, Widows, and Concubines: The Conjugal Family Ideal in Colonial India. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 2008.
Richard Kent Wolf, Harvard University. The Black Cow’s Footprint: Time, Space and Music in the Lives of the Kotas of South India. Champaign: University of Illinois Press. 2006.
Deborah Hutton, College of New Jersey. Art of the Court of Bijapur. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 2006.
Sondra Hausner, Research Advisor for Save the Children-US (Nepal). Wandering with Sadhus: Ascetics in the Hindu Himalayas. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 2007.
Aseema Sinha, U of Wisconsin, Madison. The Regional Roots of Developmental Politics in India: A Divided Leviathan. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. March 2005.
Pika Ghosh, University of North Carolina. Temple to Love: Architecture and Devotion in Seventeenth-Century Bengal. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. March 2005.