RSAP Book Prize 2016

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December 15, 2016
United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, African American History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Literature, Journalism and Media Studies

The Research Society for American Periodicals (RSAP) proudly announces its $1000 Book Prize

The prize will be awarded for the best monograph on American periodicals published by an academic press between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2016. Books will be judged by a peer review of three scholars chosen by the RSAP Advisory Board.

The Book Prize will be awarded at the American Literature Association (ALA) conference in Boston, MA, May 25-28, 2017.

The winner and up to two honorable mentions will be notified by March 1, 2017 and will be recognized at an RSAP-sponsored reception at ALA.

Applicants, who must be current members of RSAP when they submit their books, should download and submit a completed registration form at: and THREE hard copies of their work by December 15, 2016 to:

Mark Noonan
503 Namm
Department of English
New York City College of Technology, CUNY  300 Jay Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Please direct any questions to Book Prize Committee Chair,

Mark Noonan, at

Contact Info: 

Mark Noonan, English Dept., Namm 503, NYCCT, 300 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201