BSLS Book Prize Shortlist announced

The following books have been shortlisted for the BSLS Book Prize for 2016:


Gowan Dawson, Show Me the Bone: Reconstructing Prehistoric Monsters in Nineteenth-Century Britain and America (Chicago)


Devin Griffiths, The Age of Analogy: Science and Literature between the Darwins (Johns Hopkins)


Ursula K. Heise, Imagining Extinction: The Cultural Meanings of Endangered Species (Chicago)


David Thorley, Writing Illness and Identity in Seventeenth-Century Britain (Palgrave)


The winner will be announced on Friday 7th April at the BSLS conference in Bristol.