Call for the Ach Elsa Goveia Book Prize:
The ACH is pleased to invite nominations for the 2017 Elsa Goveia Book Prize. Previously awarded every three years, the ACH book prize has been awarded every two years since 1995, and recognizes excellence in the field of Caribbean history.
Any scholarly history or general work acceptable as an historical work published in 2015 or 2016 is eligible for this year’s competition.
Any press or place of publication will be considered.
Publication may be in English, Spanish, French or Dutch.
Work should be marked by felicity of prose style and clarity of expression.
Only first editions of original works will be considered.
Multi-authored collections, anthologies, and other such edited works are not eligible.
Call for Submissions:
Authors, publishers, managing or marketing editors, and others must submit nominations to the prize chair and adjudicating committee by December 31, 2016. The winner will be announced at the 2017 ACH Annual Conference in Tobago. It is important that one copy of the book nominated be sent directly by courier or airmail to each member of the committee. Please ensure that all charges connected with mail or courier services are pre-paid. The addresses are:
David Trotman (Chair)
326 Founders College
4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario
The College Brockport, SUNY
350 New Campus Drive
Brockport, NY 14420
University of the West Indies, Cave Hill
Department of History and Philosophy