The Southern Association for Women Historians invites submissions for the Willie Lee Rose Prize, which is awarded annually for the best book on any topic in southern history written by a woman (or women). Only monographs with a copyright date of 2016 are eligible. Entries must be written in English, but the competition is open to works published outside the U.S.
The Rose Prize carries a cash award of $750 and will be announced at the SAWH annual address in Dallas, Texas in November 2017.
To nominate a book for the Rose Prize, mail a copy of the publication to each of the following addresses, postmarked no later than May 30, 2017:
Thavolia Glymph, Committee Chair
Department of History
Box 90719, 226 Carr Building
114 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27708
652 Kromer Avenue
Berwyn, PA 19312
Wardlaw Center/Georgia Tech
177 North Avenue NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0220
To ask questions about the Rose Prize, you may contact the SAWH executive secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org.