The Awards were announced at the Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Early Modern Women on November 10, 2006.
Award Winner (2 awards)
- Rebecca Zorach. Blood, Milk, Ink, and Gold: Abundance and Excess in the French Renaissance. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.
- Jane Sevenson. Women Latin Poets: Language, Gender, and Authority from Antiquity to the Eighteenth Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.
- Maureen Quilligan. Incest and Agency in Elizabeth’s England. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005.
- Wendy D. Churchill, “The Medical Practice of the Sexed Body: Women, Men, and Disease in Britain, circa 1600-1740.” Social History of Medicine 18 (2005): 3-22.
- Micheline White, “Women Writers and Literary-Religous Circles in the Elizabethan West Country: Anne Dowerich, Anne Lock Prose, Anne Lock Moyle, Ursula Fulford, and Elizabeth Rouse.” Modern Philology 103 (2005): 187-214.
- Jill Seal Millman and Gillian Wright, eds., with Victoria E. Burke, Elizabeth Clarke, Marie-Louise Coolahan, and John Gibson. Early Modern Women’s Manuscript Poetry. Manchester University Press, 2005.
- Margaret P. Hannay, Noel J. Kinnamon, and Michael G. Brennan, eds. Domestic Politics and Family Absence: The Correspondence (1588-1621) of Robert Sidney, First Earl of Leicester, and Barbara Gamage Sidney, Countess of Leicester. Ashgate Press, 2005.
Award winner (2 awards):
- Jane Couchman and Ann Crabb, eds., Women’s Letters Across Europe, 1400-1700, Form and Persuasion. Ashgate Press, 2005.
- Theresa Earenfight, ed. Queenship and Political Power in Medieval and Early Modern Spain. Ashgate Press, 2005.
- Gillian T. W. Ahlgren, editor and translator, Francisca de los Apostoles, The Inquisition of Francisca: A Sixteenth-Century Visionary on Trial. The Other Voice in Early Modern Women. University of Chicago Press, 2005.
- Lynne Tatlock, editor and translator, Justine Siegemund, The Court Midwife. The Other Voice In Early Modern Europe. University of Chicago Press, 2005.
- Penelope Anderson. “‘Humane passion such as mine / Which ends in woe and death’: Marital Disloyalty and Political Identity in Lucy Hutchinson’s Writings,” delivered at “Still Kissing the Rod? Early Modern Women’s Writing in 2005,” sponsored by the Perdita Project at St. Hilda’s College, Oxford, 2-4 July 2005.
Honorable Mention (2 awards)
- Alice Eardley. “My thoughts beeing free I bid them take ther flieght’: The Politics of Space and Place in the Hester Pulter Manuscript,” delivered at “Still Kissing the Rod? Early Modern Women’s Writing in 2005,” sponsored by the Perdita Project at St. Hilda’s College, Oxford, 2-4 July 2005.
- Robin Kischbaum. “Thoughts ‘all easy and sociable’: Elizabeth Singer Rowe and Coterie Exchange,” delivered at “Readers, Audiences, and Coteries in Early Modern England,” held at Keele University, 8-9 April 2005.
- Gweno Williams, Margaret Cavendish: Plays in Performance (DVD, 2005).
- Emily Smith, Women Writers Archive, website [click here for link].
Updated December 18, 2008 . KLN