Awards

Awards

The Society seeks nominations for awards for scholarly work on women and gender in the early modern period (ca. 1450-1750) published/completed between July 2021 and May 2022. The deadline for all nominations is May 27th, 2022. The deadline includes receipt of all relevant information as well as all materials. Awards will be announced in November 2022.

 Awards Categories:

  • Book Award (scholarly monographs)
  • Essay/Article Award
  • Editions Awards (critical editions of primary sources)

For this category, we are seeking nominations for both teaching and scholarly editions. We have three categories for which we may award prizes in a given year. These include: the Josephine Roberts Award for a Scholarly Edition; an award for a teaching edition; and an award for a scholarly edition in translation. Please note: we do not always award prizes for all three of these categories. We ask that all editions nominations be made simply to the umbrella category of “Editions Awards.”

  • Graduate Student Conference Presentation Award
  • Collaborative Project Award (Edited Collections of Essays, etc.)
  • Digital Scholarship, New Media, & Art Award (Web-based projects, exhibitions, concerts, productions of plays, etc.)  Note: Since such projects often do not have a single date of publication, nominations are accepted for projects operating from July 2021 to May 2022.
  • SSEMWG administers the prize for the best article published in each volume of Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal. All articles published in the journal are automatically considered for the prize.

 To nominate an entry for the 2022 Book Award, Editions Award(s), and Collaborative Project Award please send the following by May 27, 2022:

  1. Send contact information and full bibliographical information for each nomination to Olivia Weisser olivia.weisser@umb.edu
  2. Send three hard copies (to arrive by May 27, 2022) to:

Olivia Weisser
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #176
Cambridge, MA 02140

  1. Additionally, please ensure that three e-book copies of the text OR equivalent PDF copies are available (for review purposes only)

To nominate an entry for the 2022 Essay/Article Award, Graduate Student Conference Presentation Award, or Digital Scholarship, New Media, & Art Award, please send the following by May 27, 2022:

Email the PDF or URL along with full contact and bibliographical information to Olivia Weisser olivia.weisser@umb.edu

Please send all inquiries to the Awards Committee Chair, Olivia Weisser olivia.weisser@umb.edu

 

PREVIOUS AWARD RECIPIENTS

    • Made in 2021 for work published in 2020/21
    • Made in 2020 for work published in 2019/20
    • Made in 2019 for work published in 2018
    • Made in 2018 for work published in 2017
    • Made in 2017 for work published in 2016
    • Made in 2016 for work published in 2015
    • Made in 2015 for work published in 2014
    • Made in 2014 for work published in 2013
    • Made in 2013 for work published in 2012
    • Made in 2012 for work published in 2011
    • Made in 2011 for work published in 2010
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    • Made in 1999, for work published in 1998