Twenty-Third Annual Dissertation Award
"Vocal Tracks: Modern Vocal Performances in the Sound Media" (Indiana University, 2005).
"The Tactile Eye," (University of California, Los Angeles, 2004)
"Ordinary Acts: Performance in Nonfiction Film, 1960-1967," (New York University, 2005).
Kovacs Book Award
Babes in Tomorrowland: Walt Disney and the Making of the American Child, 1930-1960 (Duke University Press, 2005).
Rerun Nation: How Repeats Invented American Television (Routledge, 2005).
Kovacs Essay Award
"Grainy Days and Mondays: Superstar and Bootleg Aesthetics" Camera Obscura, 57 (December 2004).
Student Writing Award
Candace Moore "Having it all Ways: The Tourist, the Traveler, and the Local in The L Word"
"A Murder's Portrayal in Fritz Lang's M: Towards the Effect of Three-Dimensionality in the Classical Cinema"
"Some Things, Once Seen, Cannot Be Unseen: Torture(d) Television and the Limits of Ethical Spectatorship"
Fourth Annual Service Award
Honorary Life Members
B. Ruby Rich and Peter Wollen