The Laura Shannon Prize

2015 Laura Shannon Prize

The 2015 Laura Shannon Prize in History and the Social Sciences will be announced in February.

Modernity and Bourgeois Life Society, Politics and Culture in England, France and Germany since 1750 is published by Cambridge University Press. Jerrold Seigel accepted the award and presented a lecture in November, 2014 at the University of Notre Dame.

Read the 2014 press release with book, author, and jury details.

The jury also awarded an honorable mention to Yasemin Yildiz, Associate Professor of German and Conrad Humanities Scholar at the University of Illinois for Beyond the Mother Tongue: The Postmonolingual Condition, Fordham University Press (2012).

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