Awards for AHR Articles
2017 Alice Hamilton Prize
The American Society for Enviornmental History has selected Philipp Lehmann as the award winner for the best article published in environmental history last year. Lehmann's article, "Infinite Power to Change the World: Hydroelectricity and Engineered Climate Change in the Atlantropa Project," was published in our February 2016 issue. Congratulations to Lehmann!
2016-17 The Forum on European Expansion and Global Interaction article prize
FEEGI prizes recognize outstanding and path-breaking scholarship that furthers our our understanding of the circumstances, causes, and consequences of increased global interaction, worldwide exchanges, and cross-cultural connections in the early modern period. The FEEGI has awarded their annual article prize to Marjoleine Kars for her article, "Dodging Rebellion: Politics and Gender in the Berbice Slave Uprising of 1763," which was published in our February 2016 issue. Congratulations to Kars!
2015 Boahen-Wilks Prize
Jean Allman has been awarded the inaugural Boahen-Wilks Prize for her article, "Phantoms of the Archive: Kwame Nkrumah, A Nazi Pilot Named Hanna, and the Contingencies of Postcolonial History-Writing," which appeared in the American Historical Review in 2013. Congratulations to Allman!
2015 Walter D. Love Prize
Another article author, Michelle Tusan, won an award for her article published in the American Historical Review. Tusan wrote the article, "Crimes Against Humanity" (published in February 2014), which won the North American Council on British Studies' Love Prize. Read the article. Congratulations to Tusan!
2014 Berkshire Conference of Women Historians' Article Prize
We are pleased to announce that not one, but two of our recent article authors have won the 2014 Berkshire Conference of Women Historians' Article Prize! One article, written by Carina Ray, was published in the February 2014 issue of the American Historical Review. Read this article. The second, written by Julia Phillips Cohen, was published in the April 2014 issue. Read this article. Click on each link to read the articles! Congratulations to Carina and Julia!
2014 Vanderwood Prize
We are pleased to announce that a recent article, written by Michel Gobat and published in the December 2013 issue of the American Historical Review, has won the 2014 Vanderwood Prize from the Conference on Latin American History (CLAH). Read the article. Congratulations to Michel!
2014 Jensen-Miller Award
We are pleased to announce that a recent article, written by Sarah M.S. Pearsall and published in the October 2013 issue of the American Historical Review, has won the 2014 Jensen-Miller Award offered by the Western History Association. Read the article. Congratulations to Sarah!