Austin Carson is the 2018 recipient of International Security Association’s Best Security Article Award for “Facing Off and Saving Face: Covert Intervention and Escalation Management in the Korean War” International Organization 70 (1):103-131. The award is meant to recognize an article by an ISA member on any aspect of security studies that excels in originality, significance, and rigor, published in the prior calendar year.  ISA will present the award to Austin at the annual reception at the ISA conference next April 2018 in San Francisco.