Louis Gottschalk Prize


This prize is for an outstanding historical or critical study on the eighteenth century and carries an award of $1,000. Louis Gottschalk (1899-1975) second President of ASECS, President of the American Historical Association, and for many years Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago, exemplified in his scholarship the humanistic ideals that this award is meant to encourage.

Rules:
All scholarly books, including commentaries, critical studies, biographies, collections of essays by a single author and critical editions, written in any modern language are eligible. Books that are primarily translations and multiauthored collections of essays are not eligible.
· To be eligible for this year's competition, a book must have a copyright date between November 2016 and October 2017.
· The author must be a member of the Society at the time of submission..
· Submission must be made by the publisher, and SIX copies must be received by 15 November.

Send all submissions and inquires to: ASECS, (Please indicate name of prize), English Department, Ketchum Hall 213, Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222; E-mail: ASECSOffice@gmail.com