The Coalition for Western Women’s History awards the Armitage-Jameson Prize annually for the most outstanding monograph or edited volume published in western women’s, gender, and sexuality history. The Prize is named in honor of Susan Armitage and Elizabeth Jameson for their pioneering work in the field of western women’s history. See a list of previous award recipients here: Armitage-Jameson Prize Recipients, 2010-Present.
Deadline for the 2020 Award Submission: June 1, 2021.
The CWWH is pleased to announce the Armitage-Jameson Prize for the most outstanding monograph or edited volume published in western women’s, gender, and/or sexuality history published in 2020. To be eligible, the book must be published in 2020 and address women and gender in the North American West, which includes the relevant geographic regions of Canada and Mexico, as well as United States territories, past and present. The award recipient will receive $1000 and the publishing press will receive a certificate. The award will be presented at the CWWH Breakfast at the Western History Association’s Annual Meeting.
Presses are limited to the nomination of five titles and should send a copy of the nominated book to each member of the committee by June 1, 2021. Late submissions will not be considered.
Armitage-Jameson Prize Committee
2021 Armitage-Jameson Prize Committee Chair
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