Hennig Cohen Prize for article or essay on Herman Melville published in 2018

deadline for submissions: 
October 20, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Melville Society
contact email: 

Publishers and authors are invited to submit or nominate for consideration articles and chapters on the works of Herman Melville that were published in 2018. Preference is given to newer scholars in the field of Melville studies. Since 1998, the Melville Society has honored the memory of Professor Hennig Cohenwith an annual award for the best article, book chapter, or essay in a book about Herman Melville. In addition to his founding roles in the American Studies Association, American Quarterly, and the Melville Society, the late Hennig Cohen (1919-96) was a dedicated teacher, scholar, and modern editor of Herman Melville's works. Please email submissions and nominations by October 20, 2019 to: HennigCohenPrize@gmail.com.