Whatley Award

About the Whatley Award

In memory of George Whatley, a founder and early president of the Popular Culture Association in the South,                 the editor and editorial board of Studies in Popular Culture annually recognize the article published in SiPC that,           in their view, best represents the scholarly values Professor Whatley sought for the organization and the study of popular culture.

The 2018 Whatley Award winner is

The Symbolic Restoration of Women's Place in Turkey's Resurrection


Elif Guler

Longwood University