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Book Prize for Biography

Posted in books, opportunities by Editor on October 6, 2009

Biennial Annibel Jenkins Biography Prize

Due 15 November

The biennial Annibel Jenkins Prize is given to the author of the best book-length biography of a late seventeenth-century or eighteenth-century subject and carries an award of $1,000. The prize is named in honor of Annibel Jenkins, Professor of English (Emerita) at the Georgia Institute of Technology. A founding member of the Southeastern American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, she is an outstanding teacher and scholar who has been for many years one of the most active and encouraging members of the academic community in America.

Rules:

  • To be eligible for this year’s competition, a book must have a copyright date between November 2007 and October 2009.
  • The author must be a member of ASECS at the time of submission.
  • Submission must be made by the publisher, and six copies must be received by 15 November 2009.

Send all submissions and inquires for to: ASECS, Annibel Jenkins Book Prize, 2598 Reynolda Rd., Suite C, Winston-Salem, NC 27106; E-mail: asecs@wfu.edu