The Laura Shannon Prize

Announcing the 2014 Laura Shannon Prize

Modernity and Bourgeois Life Society, Politics and Culture in England, France and Germany since 1750 is published by Cambridge University Press. Jerrold Seigel will accept the award and present a lecture in the fall of 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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