RE: Mary Boyd Prize

Dear historians, It has come to our attention that one entry for the Mary Boyd Prize was submitted, but not received. If you submitted a nomination for the Mary Boyd Prize but DID NOT RECEIVE AN EMAIL CONFIRMING YOUR ENTRY can you please resend your SUBMISSION EMAIL to nzhawebmaster@gmail.com by Friday 11 December. We apologise for … More RE: Mary Boyd Prize

Notice RE: Contemporary Women’s Writing – Essay Prize

Contemporary Women’s Writing has launched a new annual Essay Prize to encourage and support postgraduates and early career scholars working on contemporary female literature. The winner will receive: Publication of their piece in Contemporary Women’s Writing One year’s free membership of the Contemporary Women’s Writing Association (including one year’s free subscription to Contemporary Women’s Writing) … More Notice RE: Contemporary Women’s Writing – Essay Prize

RE: Ravaged Beauty Takes the Prize!

Environmental historian Dr Catherine Knight has won the Palmerston North Heritage Trust’s inaugural award for the best work of history relating to the Manawatu. Ravaged Beauty: An Environmental History of the Manawatu was described by co-judge Jill White as an outstanding winner from the 2013-14 publications considered. Intensively researched and engagingly written, Ravaged Beauty is … More RE: Ravaged Beauty Takes the Prize!

RE: short list announced for the W. H. Oliver prize in history

For the first time …. The NZHA is running the W. H. Oliver prize for the best book on any aspect of New Zealand history published between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2015. The judges, Giselle Byrnes and Graeme Dunstall, evaluated the works on the quality of their research, the strength and effectiveness of … More RE: short list announced for the W. H. Oliver prize in history

RE: 2015 Ernest Scott Prize winners announced

The Faculty of Arts, in conjunction with The Australian Historical Association, is excited to announce the joint winners of the 2015 Ernest Scott Prize are Alan Atkinson and Tom Brooking. Alan Atkinson, The Europeans in Australia: Volume 3: Nation, UNSW Press, 2014. In the third and final volume of his history of The Europeans in Australia, Alan Atkinson pursues his … More RE: 2015 Ernest Scott Prize winners announced

Reminder RE: Mary Boyd Prize, entries close 1 Sept 2015

The New Zealand Historical Association is calling for submissions to be considered for the Mary Boyd Prize. Named in memory of the Pacific historian Mary Beatrice Boyd (1921-2010), this award is for the best article on any aspect of New Zealand history published in a refereed journal. Articles need to have been published between 2nd … More Reminder RE: Mary Boyd Prize, entries close 1 Sept 2015