George L. Mosse Prize Recipients

The George L. Mosse Prize was established in 2000 with funds donated by former students, colleagues, and friends of Professor Mosse, eminent scholar of European history. The prize is awarded annually for an outstanding major work of extraordinary scholarly distinction, creativity, and originality in the intellectual and cultural history of Europe since the Renaissance.

2013

Dr. Miranda Frances Spieler, Empire and Underworld: Captivity in French Guiana (Harvard Univ. Press)

2012

Dr. Sophus A. Reinert, Translating Empire: Emulation and the Origins of Political Economy (Harvard Univ. Press)

2011

Dr. James H. Johnson, Venice Incognito: Masks in the Serene Republic (Univ. of California Press)

2010

Dr. Suzanne Lynn Marchand, German Orientalism in the Age of Empire (Cambridge Univ. Press)

2009

Dr. Stuart B. Schwartz, All Can Be Saved: Religious Tolerance and Salvation in the Iberian Atlantic World (Yale Univ. Press)

2008

Dr. Atina Grossmann, Jews, Germans, and Allies: Close Encounters in Occupied Germany (Princeton Univ. Press)

2007

Dr. David G. Blackbourn, The Conquest of Nature: Water, Landscape, and the Making of Modern Germany (W.W. Norton)

2006

Dr. Sandra Herbert, Charles Darwin, Geologist (Cornell Univ. Press)

2005

Dr. Jonathan L. Sheehan, The Enlightenment Bible: Translation, Scholarship, Culture (Princeton Univ. Press)

2004

Dr. Siep Stuurman, Francois Poulain de la Barre and the Invention of Modern Equality (Harvard Univ. Press)

2003

Dr. Sarah C. Maza, The Myth of the French Bourgeoises: An Essay on the Social Imaginary, 1750-1850 (Harvard Univ. Press)

2002

Dr. Anthony J. LaVopa, Fichte: The Self and the Calling of Philosophy, 1762-99 (Cambridge Univ. Press)

2001

Dr. Lionel Gossman, Basel in the Age of Burckhardt: A Study in Unseasonable Ideas (Univ. of Chicago Press)

2000

Dr. Richard Wortman, Scenarios of Power: Myth and Ceremony in Russian Monarchy: From Alexander II to the Abdication of Nicholas II, vol. 2 (Princeton Univ. Press)