DAAD/GSA book prize, literature & cultural studies

2021 Prize Submissions Open

It gives us a great deal of pleasure to announce the competition for the DAAD BOOK PRIZE OF THE GERMAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION.

This extremely prestigious prize is funded through the North American office of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and carries an award of $1,000.

In 2021 the DAAD/GSA Book Prize for the Best Book in Germanistik or Cultural Studies will be awarded to the best book in those fields published in 2020. Nominations (as PDFs or links to e-copies) and inquiries should be sent to the committee chair,  Professor Chunjie Zhang (University of California, Davis, chjzhang[at]ucdavis.edu) by 20 February 2021. The other members of the committee are Professors Tobias Boes (University of Notre Dame) and Professor Kira Thurman (University of Michigan.)  

Previous prize winners can be found here.