Cundill History Prize

Tracing Maoism Around the Globe, Julia Lovell Wins 2019 Cundill History Prize

14 Nov 2019

At a time when tensions between China and the west are on the rise, Lovell’s sweeping work of history provides a re-evaluation of Maoism as a force that played out around the world – and continues...

Moments in history

4 Nov 2019

History is full of finely cut pieces that make up the present, and each piece is so delicate that a small change can completely alter our perspective. The Faculty of Arts asked professors at McGill...

Three outstanding women named finalists for the 2019 Cundill History Prize

17 Oct 2019

Three finalists for the 2019 Cundill History Prize were announced last night at an event at Massey College, Toronto. The finalists, all female, are UCL Professor of German History, Mary Fulbrook,...

Maya Jasanoff Wins 2018 Cundill History Prize

16 Nov 2018

Maya Jasanoff’s The Dawn Watch: Joseph Conrad in a Global World blends history, biography, travelogue, and literary criticism into a unique work of scholarship.

Shortlist announced for prestigious Cundill History Prize

Published: 27Sep2018

After much anticipation, a shortlist of eight impressive titles was announced this week for the prestigious Cundill History Prize, an international history-writing prize administered by the Faculty...

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