Julia Cherry Spruill Prize

The Julia Cherry Spruill Prize is awarded annually for the best book in southern women’s history, broadly construed. Only monographs with a copyright date of 2021 are eligible for the award in 2022. Entries must be written in English, but the competition is open to works published outside the U.S., and presses may submit as many of their eligible books as they choose. To nominate a book for the Spruill Prize, please mail a copy of the publication to each of the following addresses, postmarked no later than May 15, 2022. 

Chair: Dr. Alecia P. Long
LSU Department of History
224 Himes Hall
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA. 70803

Dr. Amy Morsman
2317 Morse Road
Middlebury, VT 05753

Dr. Catherine (Kate) Jones
518 Hagar Court
Santa Cruz, CA 95064