Four jurors join the chair JR McNeill for the 2022 Cundill History Prize competition, based at McGill University.
The UK’s Wolfson History Prize 50th-anniversary purse grows to £50,000 for the winner and £5,000 for each shortlisted author.
The Georgetown University-based environmental historian JR McNeill will lead the Cundill History Prize 2022 jury.
Avidly read history-and-humor series continued their hold on the nonfiction book consumer base in China at the end of 2021.
In what France’s foreign minister terms ‘a terrible loss,’ Moscow’s high court closes the organization and publisher Memorial International.
In winning the 2021 Cundill History Prize, historian and professor Marjoleine Kars says she hopes the Guyanese will feel supported.
The Jan Michalski Prize for Literature honors Georgia Thomson’s new translation of the title about East European victims of Nazi forced labor.
The controversial ‘1619 Project’ is coming out with two books from Penguin Random House as American publishing explores its place in the nation’s political fray.
The Cundill History Prize Lecture is set for December 1, with last year’s winner, Camilla Townsend, speaking.
The historian Margaret MacMillan, a former Cundill History Prize jury chair, speaks with current chair, Michael Ignatieff, in a Frankfurt Studio event.