Professor Jackie Smith receives the 2018 Outstanding Activist Scholar Award from the International Political Economy section of the International Studies Association

Jackie Smith received the 2018 Outstanding Activist Scholar Award from the International Political Economy section of the International Studies Association. This award recognizes a record of writing that is used and recognized within the academic community and that moves beyond academia into activism. Recipients must be actively engaged in some civil-society, activist community, and be more than just someone whose work is used by activists. Previous recipients include: Susan George, Walden Bello, Angela Davis, Naomi Klein, and Mike Davis.