Awards


2017 Lambda Classical Caucus's Rehak Award

Ancient Sex: New Essays
Edited by Ruby Blondell and Kirk Ormand


2017 Women's Classical Caucus Barbara McManus Award for Best Article

Ancient Sex: New Essays
Edited by Ruby Blondell and Kirk Ormand


2017 Choice Outstanding Academic Title

In Search of an Alternative Biopolitics: Anti-Bullfighting, Animality, and the Environment in Contemporary Spain
Katarzyna Olga Beilin


Honorable Mention for the ISSN 2015 Perkins Prize

Narrative Theory Unbound: Queer and Feminist Interventions
Edited by Robyn Warhol and Susan S. Lanser


Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2015

Narrative Theory Unbound: Queer and Feminist Interventions
Edited by Robyn Warhol and Susan S. Lanser


2015 Teaching Literature Book Award

From Abortion to Pederasty: Addressing Difficult Topics in the Classics Classroom
Edited by Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz and Fiona McHardy


Phi Beta Kappa Society Annual Book Awards 2015 Short List (Christian Gauss Award)

Thomas Hardy’s Brains: Psychology, Neurology, and Hardy’s Imagination
Suzanne Keen


Annual Lambda Literary Award Finalist 2014

The Queer Limit of Black Memory: Black Lesbian Literature and Irresolution
Matt Richardson


Finalist of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award 2013

Blood Prism
Edward Haworth Hoeppner


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2012

Narrative Theory: Core Concepts and Critical Debates
David Herman, James Phelan, Peter J. Rabinowitz, Brian Richardson, and Robyn Warhol

Hemingway and the Black Renaissance
Edited by Gary Edward Holcomb and Charles Scruggs

After Testimony: The Ethics and Aesthetics of Holocaust Narrative for the Future
Edited by Jakob Lothe, Susan Rubin Suleiman, and James Phelan


Choice Outstanding Title for 2011

Mandelstam, Blok, and the Boundaries of Mythopoetic Symbolism
Stuart Goldberg

The Governance of Friendship: Law and Gender in the Decameron
Michael Sherberg


International Gothic Association's Allan Lloyd Smith Memorial Prize 2010

Gothic Riffs: Secularizing the Uncanny in the European Imaginary, 1780–1820
Diane Long Hoeveler


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2010

Imagining Minds: The Neuro-Aesthetics of Austen, Eliot, and Hardy
Kay Young


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2009

Paper Money Men: Commerce, Manhood, and the Sensational Public Sphere in Antebellum America
David Anthony

The Age of Eclecticism: Literature and Culture in Britain, 1815–1885
Christine Bolus-Reichert


Letitia Woods Brown Memorial Prize 2009
The Association of Black Women Historians

Beyond Lift Every Voice and Sing: The Culture of Uplift, Identity, and Politics in Black Musical Theater
Paula Marie Seniors


Samuel and Ronnie Heyman Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Publication 2008

The Crisis of Action in Nineteenth–Century English Literature
Stefanie Markovits


Lavinia Dock Award for Best Book 2007
American Association for the History of Nursing

Nursing and the Privilege of Prescription, 1893–2000
Arlene W. Keeling


Lavinia Dock Award for Best Book 2006
American Association for the History of Nursing

Unlikely Entrepreneurs: Catholic Sisters and the Hospital Marketplace, 1865–1925
Barbra Mann Wall


South Central Modern Language Association Book Award 2006

The Pre-Raphaelite Art of the Victorian Novel: Narrative Challenges to the Visual Gendered Boundaries
Sophia Andres


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2006

Nurse-Midwifery: The Birth of a New American Profession
Laura E. Ettinger


American Journal of Nursing 2005 Most Valuable books of the Year

Dying to Be Beautiful: The Fight For Safe Cosmetics
Gwen Kay


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2005

Elusive Childhood: Impossible Representations in Modern Fiction
Susan Honeyman


Lavinia Dock Award for Best Book 2004

Handling the Sick: The Women of St. Luke’s and the Nature of Nursing, 1892–1937
Tom Olson and Eileen Walsh


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2003

Roman Fever: Domesticity and Nationalism in Nineteenth–Century American Women’s Writing
Annamaria Formichella Elsden

Suburban Steel: The Magnificent Failure of the Lustron Corporation, 1945–1951
Douglas Knerr


The Margaret Atwood Society's 2003 "Best Book on Atwood's Work" Award

Margaret Atwood’s Textual Assassinations: Recent Poetry and Fiction
Edited by Sharon Rose Wilson


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2002

Telling Tales: Gender and Narrative Form in Victorian Literature and Culture
Elizabeth Langland

Predicting Politics
Bruce Bueno de Mesquita


2001 National Book Critics Circle award for poetry

Saving Lives: Poems
Albert Goldbarth


Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2001

Animating the Letter: The Figurative Embodiment of Writing from Late Antiquity to the Renaissance
Laura Kendrick

Ordinary Pleasures: Couples, Conversation, and Comedy
Kay Young