Thursday, October 23, 2014

AHA Prize Winners

The American Historical Association has announced its 2014 prize winners.  Here are a few of them that caught my eye:

The William and Edwyna Gilbert Award for the best article on teaching history goes to Lendol Calder (Augustana College), “The Stories We Tell,” OAH Magazine of History 27, no. 3 (2013): 5–8 

The James A. Rawley Prize for the integration of Atlantic worlds before the 20th century goes to Aaron Spencer Fogleman (Northern Illinois University), Two Troubled Souls: An Eighteenth-Century Couple’s Spiritual Journey in the Atlantic World (University of North Carolina Press, 2013) 

The Wesley-Logan Prize in African diaspora history goes to Jacob S. Dorman (University of Kansas), Chosen People: The Rise of American Black Israelite Religions (Oxford University Press, 2013) 

The Roy Rosenzweig Prize for Innovation in Digital History to a freely available new media project goes to "Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict, 1854–1865" (Kansas City Public Library)