BARS First Book Prize 2019-21: Call for Nominations

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By Anna Mercer

The British Association for Romantic Studies (BARS) is delighted to announce the current round of The British Association for Romantic Studies First Book Prize, 2019-21.

Awarded biennially for the best first monograph in Romantic Studies, this prize is open to first books published between 1 January 2019 and 1 January 2021. In keeping with the remit of BARS, it is designed to encourage and recognise original, ground breaking and interdisciplinary work in the literature and culture of the period c.1780-1830. The prize will be awarded to the value of £250 and will be announced in August 2021.The three runners up will receive £100 each.

Eligibility and nomination procedures

The competition is open to books by authors who have not published a monograph before. Authors must have been awarded their PhD after 2014. Books …read more

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