ANN: Winners of the 2020 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition for German Studies in America

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Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the results of the 2020 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition for German Studies in America:

Joint Winners

Andrew Kless

Infighting at the Front: Officers, Bureaucrats, and Politicians at War in German-Occupied Russian Poland, 1914–1915


Claire E. Scott

Murderous Mothers: Postmodern Medea-Figures and Feminist Politics



Alexander Lambrow

Carl Schmitt’s Political Aesthetics

We congratulate our winners and runner-up! All books will be published in the German Studies in America series in 2021. Thank you to our distinguished editorial board and to all those who took part in the competition.

The Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition is an annual competition in selected fields. The 2021 competition for Science Fiction Studies has already begun inviting proposals, due on 30 November 2020. Please read more about it here.

For more information on our Young Scholars Competitions, please contact Dr Laurel Plapp, Senior Commissioning Editor, Peter Lang Ltd, 52 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3LU, UK. E-mail: