Chikako Ozawa-de Silva awarded 2022 Francis L.K. Hsu Book Prize for her monograph: The Anatomy of Loneliness: Suicide, Social Connection, and the Search for Relational Meaning in Contemporary Japan

The Society for East Asian Anthropology recognizes an English-language book published in the previous calendar year that made the most significant contribution to the field with the 2022 Francis L.K. Hsu Book Prize.

The committee found Chikako’s book to be “poignant, richly ethnographic, and an exemplary instance of a book that really speaks beyond our field.”

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