2019 Awards

2019 Awards (for works published in 2018):

Book Award:
  • Winner: Nadine Akkerman, for Invisible Agents: Women and Espionage in Seventeenth-Century Britain (Oxford)
  • Honorable Mention: Laurie Stras, for Women and Music in Sixteenth-Century Ferrara (Cambridge UP)
Edition Awards (3 Categories):
  • Scholarly Edition, Winner: Brandie R. Siegfried, editor, for Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle, Poems and Fancies with The Animal Parliament (Iter)
  • Scholarly Edition in Translation, Winner: Valerie Hegstron, editor, and Catherine Larson, translator, for Angela de Azevedo, El muerto disimulado / Presumed Dead (Liverpool UP)
  • Scholarly Edition in Translation, Honorable Mention: Sara E. Diaz and Jessica Goethals, editors and translators, for Margherita Costa, The Buffoons, A Ridiculous Comedy. A Bilingual Edition (Iter)
  • Teaching Edition, Winner: Marta Straznicky and Sara Mueller, editors, for Mary Wroth, Jane Cavendish, and Elizabeth Brackley, Women’s Household Drama: Loves Victorie, A Pastorall, and The concealed Fansyes (Iter)

Collaborative Project:

  • Winner: Nieves Baranda Leturio and Anne J. Cruz, editors, for Routledge Research Companion to Early Modern Spanish Women Writers (Routledge) 
Graduate Student Conference Presentation:
  • Winner: Theresa Kutasz Christensen, for “Crossing as the Earl of Donau: Queen Christina of Sweden, Cross-Dressing and Traveling Europe Incognito in the 17th Century”
Digital Scholarship, New Media, & Art:
  • Winner: Leah Knight and Wendy Wall, general editors, for The Pulter Project: Poet in the Making