Lifetime Achievement Award: The Karen Dandurand Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded every three years at the Society for the Study of American Women Writers’ conference to recognize a scholar’s career achievement in the study of American women writers. The award recognizes the individual’s commitment to the field, as demonstrated in her/his/their teaching, mentoring of students, scholarship, and service. The award is named in honor of Karen Dandurand, who passed away in 2011. She was one of the founding editors of Legacy and was an active member of SSAWW, serving as the Vice President of Development from 2004 to 2009. Nominators should submit a CV and brief (250 to 500 word) letter of support in one PDF file to the Lifetime Achievement Award Chair: Dr. Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick, by EXTENDED DEADLINE March 15, 2021. She will distribute all nominations to the committee members. Please contact Dr. Goodspeed-Chadwick at firstname.lastname@example.org and CC the Vice President of Development, Dr. Ellen Gruber Garvey email@example.com to submit for this award.