The UK’s Wolfson History Prize gives its top honor this year to Halik Kochanski’s ‘Resistance,’ on the World War II underground.
Courting India by Nandini Das, an account of Sir Thomas Roe’s 17th-century mission to India wins the British Academy Book Prize for Cultural Understanding.
London’s British Academy Book Prize reports on its 2022 winner’s sales and rights deals as it releases its 2023 nonfiction shortlist.
The Biographers International Organization’s 2023 Plutarch Award goes to Jennifer Homans’ biography of modern ballet icon George Balanchine.
The British Academy Book Prize for Global Cultural Understanding will name its winner in October. Publishers are submitting now.
Commended for revealing ‘attitudes to female homicides,’ Alia Trabucco Zerán’s work of research wins the British Academy’s £25,000 award.
The Baillie Gifford Prize for Nonfiction will award £50,000 to its winner in November, and now has produced a six-title set of finalists.
Six titles are shortlisted this year by this 10-year-old award for nonfiction that contributes to ‘global cultural understanding.’
The 2021 jury for the British Academy Book Prize for Global Understanding returns in the 2022 cycle, seeking works that ‘public understanding of world cultures.’
British Academy jurors name Sujit Sivasundaram as this year’s winner for his portrayal of ‘Indigenous peoples in the Indian and Pacific oceans’ in his nonfiction book ‘Waves Across the South.’
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