American Historical Review Article Awarded 2023 Judith Lee Ridge Prize (December 2023)

Congratulations to AHA member Jeong Min Kim (Univ. of Manitoba), whose American Historical Review article, “Base Money: US Military Payment Certificates and the Transpacific Sexual Economies of the Korean War, 1950-1953,” was awarded the 2023 Judith Lee Ridge Prize by the Western Association for Western Historians. The Judith Lee Ridge Prize recognizes “the best article in the field of history published in one of the two years preceding the prize year.” Kim’s article was published in the June 2022 issue of the AHR.