BSLS/JLS Essay Prize!

We're happy to announce the call for the 2022 BSLS/JLS Essay Prize!

Essays, on any topic within the wider field of literature and science, should be currently unpublished and not under consideration by another journal. They should be approx. 8,000 words long, inclusive of references, and should be sent by email to both Jordan Kistler, Communications Officer of the BSLS (, and Martin Willis, Editor of the JLS (, by 5pm on Friday, 30th September, 2022.

The prize is open to BSLS members who are postgraduate students or have completed a doctorate within three years of the submission date.

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The full call can be read here!