April 15, 2021
We are thrilled to announce that Aída Hurtado won a 2021 AAHHE Distinguished Author Award for her recent University of Arizona Press book, Intersectional Chicana Feminisms!
“AAHHE is honored to extend to Aída Hurtado our inaugural Distinguished Author Award. AAHHE does so in recognition of your exceptional academic and scholarly contributions to the advancement of Latinos and Latinos in higher education, a set of contributions made exceedingly richer by Intersectional Chicana Feminisms. This ground-breaking work provides in elegant and eloquent fashion an informative discussion of a very important subject, one that you have been addressing over the course of your extraordinary academic career. We are delighted to be able to add our modest recognition and kudos to the host of awards and honors of which you have been a recipient.”—Patricia Arredondo, Chair, AAHHE Board of Directors