BSLS Book Prize Shortlist

The Society is pleased to announce that the following books have been shortlisted for the 2015 Book Prize. The winner will be announced at the annual Conference in Birmingham from 7th-9th April. Congratulations to all the shortlisted authors.

Peter Capuano, Changing Hands: Industry, Evolution, and the Reconfiguration of the Victorian Body (U of Michigan Press)

Markus Iseli, Thomas de Quincey and the Cognitive Unconscious (Palgrave Macmillan)

Claire Preston, The Poetics of Scientific Investigation in Seventeenth-Century England (Oxford UP)

Kirsten Shepherd-Barr, Theatre and Evolution from Ibsen to Beckett (Columbia UP)

Sean Silver, The Mind is a Collection (Penn Press)