Agricultural History Society – 2017 Call for Award Nominations

RHN 154/2017 | Opportunity

Agricultural History Society – Theodore Saloutos Memorial Award, Henry A. Wallace Award, Wayne D. Rasmussen Award and Gilbert C. Fite Dissertation Award

Closing date for nominations: 8 January 2018

The Agricultural History Society seeks nominations for its publication awards through January 8, 2017. To nominate a book, article, or dissertation with a 2017 publication date, please follow the directions below. If you have a question, please email executive secretary Jim Giesen (JGiesen@history.msstate.edu).

Theodore Saloutos Memorial Award for the best book on agricultural history, broadly defined, with a 2017 copyright date. To nominate a book, please send four copies to the Society office (address below) with a very brief letter of nomination. You may email the nomination letter to Jim Giesen.

Henry A. Wallace Award for the best book on any aspect (broadly interpreted) of agricultural history outside the United States, with a 2017 copyright date. To nominate a book, please send four copies to the Society office (address below) with a brief letter of nomination. You may email the nomination letter to Jim Giesen.

Wayne D. Rasmussen Award for the best 2017 article on agricultural history (broadly defined) not published in Agricultural History. To nominate an article, please e-mail a .pdf copy to Jim Giesen with a brief letter of nomination.

Gilbert C. Fite Dissertation Award for the best dissertation on agricultural history defended in 2017. To nominate a dissertation, please e-mail a .pdf copy to Jim Giesen with a brief letter of nomination.

Send electronic nominations to: JGiesen@history.msstate.edu

Send books to:

James C. Giesen
History Department
PO Box H / Allen 214
Mississippi State, MS 39762

For further information on the awards please visit: http://www.aghistorysociety.org/society/awards/

Source: H-Rural