Willie Lee Rose Prize

The Willie Lee Rose Prize is awarded annually for the best book in Southern history authored by a woman. Only monographs with a copyright date of 2022 are eligible for the award in 2023. Entries must be written in English, but the competition is open to works published outside the U.S., and presses may submit as many eligible books as they choose.

To nominate a book for the Rose Prize, mail a copy of the publication to each of the following committee members, postmarked no later than May 15, 2023.

Nancy Baker, Chair
SAWH Willie Lee Rose Prize Committee
History Dept., SHSU Box 2239
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2239

Gregg Cantrell
2605 Cockrell Ave. 
Fort Worth TX 76109

Blain Roberts
California State University, Fresno
5340 N. Campus Dr. M/S SS21
Fresno, CA 93740-8019