The Reginald Zelnik book prize is for any genre of history and does include Eastern and Central Europe as well as Eurasian studies. The deadline for submission is May 6.
Rules of eligibility for the Reginald Zelnik Book Prize in History competition are as follows:
The copyright date inside the book must list the previous calendar year as the date of publication (the book must have been published in 2010 to be eligible for the 2011 competition)
The book must be originally in the form of a monograph, preferably by a single author, or by no more than two authors
Authors may be of any nationality as long as the work is originally published in English
Works may deal with any area of Russia, Eastern Europe, or Eurasia
The competition is open to works of scholarship in history
Textbooks, collections, translations, bibliographies, and reference works are ineligible
Nominating Instructions Send one copy of eligible monograph to each Committee member (see addresses below) AND to the ASEEES main office. Nominations must be received no later than May 6, 2011.
Submissions should be clearly marked "Reginald Zelnik Book Prize Nomination." If you would like to receive an acknowledgment that your nomination was received please enclose with the copy mailed to the ASEEES main office a note with your e-mail address or a self-addressed stamped envelope or a postcard.
Henry Reichman, California State University East Bay; Committee Chair, 2009-2012 (mailing address): Henry Reichman 1507 Beverly Place Albany, CA 94706
Alice Freifeld, University of Florida; 2009-2011 (mailing address): Alice Freifeld Department of History University of Florida POB 117320 Gainesville, Florida 32611-8525
Marianne Kamp, University of Wyoming; 2009-2011
(mailing address): Marianne Kamp University of Wyoming Department of History, Dept 3198 1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071