The Canadian Association for American Studies announces the opening of this year’s competition for the annual Robert K. Martin Prize for the best monograph written by a current member of CAAS. This year’s prize will be for books published with a copyright date of 2017. The postmark deadline for submission is 2 April, 2018.
All current members and those who join in advance of the deadline are eligible. Membership information can be found at our website: http://american-studies.ca/
The award will be announced at the CAAS general membership meeting, to be held during the 2018 Conference, “Alternative/Mainstream,” at St. Mary’s University in Calgary, Alberta (October 12-14, 2018). The recipient will also be congratulated in a future issue of the Canadian Review of American Studies, and their book cited on the CAAS webpage (for a list of recent winners of our prizes, visit: http://american-studies.ca/caas-prizes/).
Members who wish to be considered for the award should forward three copies of their book postmarked by 2 April, 2018, to:
Department of English and Writing Studies
Arts and Humanities Bldg 1G33
London, ON, N6A 3K7
Tel: (519) 661-2111 ext. 87416
Please note: we require 3 paper copies of book submissions; please email Alyssa MacLean (alyssa.maclean[at]uwo.ca) to confirm details of your nomination for the Martin prize prior to sending the books.