UCHI is pleased to announce the Sharon Harris Annual Book Award
Award: $2000 in research account funds
For a monograph published by UConn Tenure, Tenure-Track, Emeritus, or In-Residence faculty that best demonstrates scholarly depth and intellectual acuity and highlights the importance of humanities scholarship.
Book must have been published between January 2016- January 2019. E-publications, artist-authored books, digital humanities projects, and collaborative texts (where all authors are UConn faculty) will be accepted for review.
The award committee will not consider exhibition catalogues, translations, collected essays, textbooks, or revised editions.
1. Cover letter (no more than 2 pages) by author of book explaining the value of the book to humanities scholarship
2. PDF of book AND hard copy (supplied by author)
3. One external letter of support (sent directly to UCHI)
4. Reviews, if available (supplied by author)
All materials must be received by: Jan. 16, 2019
Send all e-materials (cover letter, PDF of book, support letter and reviews) to: email@example.com
Send hardcover book to: UCHI, U-1234
Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The winners of the Sharon Harris Book Award is Daniel Hershenzon for his 2018 book, The Captive Sea: Slavery, Communication, and Commerce in Early Modern Spain and the Mediterranean and Helen M. Rozwadowski for her 2018 book, Vast Expanses: A History of the Oceans.
The winner of the Sharon Harris Book Award is Professor Anne C. Dailey for her 2017 book, Law and the Unconscious: A Psychoanalytic Perspective.