Congratulations to the finalists for the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Book Prize for 2011. The winner will be announced in June.
Arnar, Anna Sigridur. The Book as Instrument: Stephane Mallarmé, the Artist’s Book, and the Transformation of Print Culture (University of Chicago Press).
Blackwell, Maylie. ¡Chicana Power! Contested Histories of Feminism in the Chicano Movement (University of Texas Press).
Guidotti-Hernández, Nicole. Unspeakable Violence: Remapping U.S. and Mexican National Imaginaries (Duke University Press).
Haulman, Kate. The Politics of Fashion in Eighteenth-Century America (University of North Carolina Press).
Martin, Meredith. Dairy Queens: The Politics of Pastoral Architecture from Catherine de Medici to Marie-Antoinette (Harvard University Press).
Raiford, Leigh. Imprisoned in a Luminous Glare: Photography and the African American Freedom Struggle (University of North Carolina Press).
Ramsey, Kate. The Spirits and the Law: Vodou and Power in Haiti (University of Chicago Press).
Sharma, Jayeeta. Empire’s Garden: Assam and the Making of India (Duke University Press).