A big year for Fellows, part III

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In Part III of the 2015 list of Woodrow Wilson Fellows’ accomplishments, we feature Fellows whose books have received significant notice.

Book Awards

American Comparative Literature Association, Rene Wellek Prize
Sixteenth Century Studies Conference: Roland H. Bainton Book Prize
Trade and Romance
Michael J. Murrin WF ‘60

Poetry Long-list, National Book Award
Mistaking Each Other for Ghosts
Lawrence Raab WF ‘68

PEN-American, Open Book Award
Every Day is for the Thief
Teju Cole MN ‘00

Kirkus best nonfiction books of 2014:
Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham — Emily Bingham CN ‘95
Eternity’s Sunrise: The Imaginative World of William Blake — Leo Damrosch WF ‘64
Galileo’s Middle Finger: Heretics, Activists, and the Search for Justice in Science — Alice Dreger CN ‘94
The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789 — Joseph J. Ellis WF ‘65
Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis — Robert D. Putnam WF ‘63

WF = Woodrow Wilson Fellow
CN = Charlotte W. Newcombe Fellow
MN = Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow

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