Book Prize

Winner of Book Prize 2011

The WHN Book Prize was awarded at the Annual Conference at The Women’s Library in London in September 2011. Many congratulations to Victoria Harris for Selling Sex in the Reich: Prostitutes in German Society, 1914-1945 (OUP, 2010)

Book Prize

Book Prize Winner 2010

The 2010 WHN Book Prize was awarded to Claire G. Jones for Femininity, Mathematics and Science, c 1880-1914, which was published by Palgrave in November 2009. Claire was presented wiith her prize by Professor Ann Heilmann on September 10 2010 at the…

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Book Prize

Book Prize Winner 2009

The annual WHN book prize was awarded at the annual conference held at St Hilda’s College Oxford in September 2009. The winner was Sarah Pearsall of Oxford Brookes University for her engaging history of transatlantic families and women’s lives: Sarah M.S. Pearsall, Atlantic…

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Book Prize

Book Prize Winner 2008

This year, 10 books were submitted for the £500 Women’s History Network (UK) Book Prize and the field was particularly strong. The winner, announced at the annual WHN conference in Glasgow, is Lucy Delap for her book The Feminist Avant-Garde:…

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