Alumni Teaching Award, Academy of Teaching Excellence, Virginia Tech, 2015.
Carroll B. Shannon Excellence in Teaching Award, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Virginia Tech, 2014
E. Gordon Erickson (Outstanding Graduate Faculty) Award, Department of Sociology, Virginia Tech, 2012
Harrison, A. K. Hip Hop Underground: The Integrity and Ethics of Racial Identification (Temple University Press). 2009.
Harrison, A. K. "Still Singing 'Kiss My Ass' to a Wagner Melody: Anténor Firmin, Bronislaw Malinowski, and the Establishment of Twentieth Century Ethnography." The Journal of Pan African Studies, [special edition] Winter (2014): 81-99.
Harrison, A. K. “‘What Happens in the Cabin . . .’: An Arts-Based Autoethnography of Underground Hip Hop Song-Making.” Journal of the Society for American Music 8 (1) (2014): 1-27.
"Reconciling Geppetto: Collaboration, (Re-)Creation and Deception in the Practice of Hip Hop Music Ethnography." Collaborative Anthropologies 6 (2013): 38-72.
"Black Skiing, Everyday Racism, and the Radical Spatiality of Whiteness." Journal of Sport and Social Issues37, no. 4 (2013): 315-339.
2012 Visiting Scholars Program (Office of Diversity and Inclusion and AdvanceVT), Virginia Tech. Awarded $780.
2007-2010 Office of the Provost, Virginia Tech. Awarded $162,572.00 (co-recipient with April L. Few).
2008 College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences Department Diversity Grant Program, Virginia Tech. Awarded $5,629 (co-recipient with Susanna Rinehart).
The Historical Significance of James “Billboard” Jackson
The History of Racial Passing
Qualitative Research Methodology
African American Studies
Gloria D. Smith Professor of Africana Studies
American Anthropological Association
International Association for the Study of Popular Music