Leon Edel Prize (11/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Review
contact email: 
hjamesr@louisville.edu

The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and the prize-winning essay will be published in HJR.

The competition is open to applicants who have not held a full-time academic appointment for more than four years. Independent scholars and graduate students are encouraged to apply.

Essays should be 20-30 pages (including notes), original, and not under submission elsewhere or previously published.

Send submissions to: hjamesr@louisville.edu

Author's name should not appear on the manuscript.

Please identify essays as submissions for the Leon Edel Prize and include a brief curriculum vitae.

Decisions about regular publication are also made at the same time as the prize decision.

Deadline: November 1, 2014.

cfp categories: 
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond