Thursday, September 6, 2018
Alexandra Finley received the Nupur Chaudhuri Article Prize, which recognizes the best first article published in the field of history by a Coordinating Council for Women in HIstory member.
Finley's award winning article is ’Cash to Corinna’: Domestic Labor and Sexual Economy in the ‘Fancy Trade,’” in the Journal of American History (September 2017), 410-430.
Named to honor long-time CCWH board member and former executive director and co-president from 1995-1998 Nupur Chaudhuri, the article must be published in a refereed journal in one of the two years proceeding the prize year. An article may only be submitted once. All fields of history will be considered, and articles must be submitted with full scholarly apparatus.
The Coordinating Council for Women in History is a volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting women historians at all stages of their career and to promoting women’s history in all its forms.