SAMLA Studies Book Award 

The nomination period for the 2017 SAMLA Studies Book Awards for both monographs and edited volumes has closed. 2017 recipients be announced August 31. 

Please contact Paul Donnelly (404-413-5816, pdonnelly@gsu.edu) with any questions about SAMLA awards.

 

2016 SAMLA Studies Book Award Winner – Monographs

book cover: Racial Ambiguity in Asian American Culture

 

Racial Ambiguity in Asian American Culture 

by Jennifer Ann Ho

Rutgers University Press

 

2016 SAMLA Studies Book Award – Honorable Mention

book cover: Nineteenth-Century American Literature and the Long Civil War

 

Nineteenth-Century American Literature and the Long Civil War

by Cody Marrs

Cambridge University

 

2016 SAMLA Studies Book Award Nominees – Monographs

Loving God's Wildness cover


Loving God's Wildness: the Christian Roots of
Ecological Ethics in American Literature

by Jeffrey Bilbro

The University of Alabama Press

Milton's Visual Imagination book cover 

Milton's Visual Imagination

by Stephen B. Dobranski    

Cambridge Press

book cover: The Dynamics of Inheritance on the Shakespearean Stage 


The Dynamics of Inheritance on the Shakespearean Stage

by Michelle M. Dowd

Cambridge Press

book cover: Striking Their Modern Pose

 

Striking Their Modern Pose: Fashion, Gender, and Modernity in
Galdos, Pardo Bazan, and Picon

by Dorota Heneghan 

Purdue University Press 

 book cover: The Ghostly Figures

The Ghostly Figures: Memory and Belatedness in
Postwar American Poetry 

by Ann Keniston

University of Iowa Press

book cover: The Ecology of Finnegan's Wake

 

The Ecology of Finnegans Wake

by Alison Lacivita

University Press of Florida

book cover: Origins of the Dream

 


Origins of the Dream

by W. Jason Miller

University Press of Florida

book cover: Cuba's Radical Crucible


Cuba's Racial Crucible: The Sexual Economy of
Social Identities, 1750-2000

by Karen Y. Morrison

Indiana University Press

book cover: The Geopoetics of Modernism

 

The Geopoetics of Modernism

by Rebecca Walsh

University Press of Florida

  

2016 SAMLA Studies Book Award Winner – Edited Volumes

book cover: George Cukor: Hollywood Master

 

George Cukor: Hollywood Master 

by Murray Pomerance & R. Barton Palmer 

Edinburgh University Press 

 

2016 SAMLA Studies Book Award Nominees – Edited Volumes


book cover: An Introvert in an Extrovert World

 

An Introvert in an Extrovert World

by Myrna Santos

Cambridge Scholars Publishing

book cover: Thinking in the Dark


Thinking in the Dark: Cinema, Theory, Practice

by Murray Pomerance & R. Barton Palmer

Rutgers University Press

 

 Please contact Paul Donnelly at pdonnelly@gsu.edu or 404.413.5816 with any questions.