Submission Deadline: December 1, 2014
For the author of the best monograph on American periodicals published by an academic press between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2014.
The prize will be awarded at the American Literature Association (ALA) conference in Boston, MA, May 21-24, 2015.
Books will be judged by a peer review of three scholars chosen by the RSAP Advisory Board.
Applicants should download and submit a completed registration form and THREE hard copies of their work to:
010 Simpkins Hall
Department of English
Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL 61455
The winner and up to two honorable mentions will be notified by March 1, 2015 and will be recognized at an RSAP-sponsored reception at ALA.
Applicants to the RSAP Book Prize must be current members of RSAP when they submit their books.