Symposium: A Quarterly Journal in Modern Literatures Prize

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Harold G. Jones Award

Symposium: A Quarterly Journal in Modern Literatures

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About the prize

The Symposium editorial board is pleased to announce the annual Harold G. Jones Award for Best Essay in the amount of $1500.  

All essays published in each volume year will considered for the prize.  

Questions about the awards or submissions can be addressed to Editor Kathryn Everly at [email protected]

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The editorial board extends its congratulations to the recipient of the Harold G. Jones Award for the best essay published in the journal in 2020: 

Anne O'Neil-Henry 'M. Zola n’observe plus': The Bourgeois Type in Zola’s Pot-Bouille
Author(s) Article Volume Issue
Best Essay 2020 Anne O'Neil-Henry 'M. Zola n’observe plus': The Bourgeois Type in Zola’s Pot-Bouille 74 3
Best Essay 2019 Adam L. Winkel The Tyrannies of the In-Between: Liminality in Antonio Buero Vallejo's Historia de una escalera 73 2
Best Essay 2018 Andrea S. Thomas Judith Gautier, Vers Libre, and the Faux East 72 2
Best Graduate Student Essay: 2015 Sonja Stojanovic Marie Darrieussecq’s Ghost 69 4
Best Junior Scholar Essay: 2015 Lauren Brown Spatial Identities and Glissantian Detour: Narrative Strategies in Maryse Condé's Traversée de la mangrove 69 2
Best Senior Scholar Essay: 2015 Maria DiFrancesco Facing the Specter of Immigration in Biutiful 69 1