2020 Book Prize in Transnational Women's and Gender History


Long List of Ten Books

  • Blain, Keisha N. Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom. 2018. University of Pennsylvania Press.
  • Chavez-Garcia, Miroslava. Migrant Longing: Letter Writing across the U.S.-Mexico. 2018. University of North Carolina Press.
  • Efthymiou, Loukia. Eugénie Cotton (1881-1967). 2019. Éditions Universitaires Européennes.
  • Falk, Francesca. Gender Innovation and Migration in Switzerland. 2019. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Lake, Marilyn. Progressive New World: How Settler Colonialism and Transpacific Exchange Shaped American Reform. 2019. Harvard University Press.
  • Marino, Katherine. Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement. 2019. University of North Carolina Press.
  • Olcott, Jocelyn. International Women's Year: The Greatest Consciousness-Raising Event in History. 2017. Oxford University Press.
  • Ruiz, Marie-José. British Female Emigration Societies and the New World (1860-1914). 2017. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Schettini, Laura. Turpi traffici. Prostituzione e migrazioni globali (1890-1940). 2019. Biblink Editori.
  • Thébaud, Françoise. Une traversée du siècle. Marguerite Thibert, femme engagée et fonctionnaire internationale. 2017. Editions Belin.
  • van Nederveen Meerkerk, Elise. Women, Work and Colonialism in the Netherlands and Java: Comparisons, Contrasts, and Connections, 1830-1940. 2019. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Womack, Deanna. Protestants, Gender and the Arab Renaissance in Late Ottoman Syria. 2019. Edinburgh University Press.

Membership of Prize Committee: 

Vera Mackie, University of Wollongong (Chair), Eileen Boris, University of California, Santa Barbara (President of the International Federation for Research in Women's History), Manuela Martini, University of Lyon, Ann Catrin Östman, Abo Akademi University and Elisa Camiscioli, State University of New York, Binghamton..

The winner will be announced in August 2020.