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August 2nd 2023

The 2023 Cundill History Prize Longlist

The 2023 Cundill History Prize Longlist

The jurors have chosen 14 exceptional titles to be longlisted for the 2023 Cundill History Prize.

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June 5th 2023

2023 Cundill History Prize Jury announced as international submission close for another record year

2023 Cundill History Prize Jury announced as international submission close for another record year

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February 16th 2023

Historian of the British Empire, race, gender, and science, Philippa Levine, to chair 2023 Cundill History Prize

Historian of the British Empire, race, gender, and science, Philippa Levine, to chair 2023 Cundill History Prize

The UK-born, Texas-based multi-disciplinary historian Philippa Levine will chair the jury for the 2023 Cundill History Prize.

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December 2nd 2022

Tiya Miles wins 2022 Cundill History Prize for ‘exceptional’ All That She Carried

Tiya Miles wins 2022 Cundill History Prize for ‘exceptional’ All That She Carried

Tiya Miles has been announced the winner of the 2022 Cundill History Prize for All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley’s Sack, a Black Family Keepsake (Random House).

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October 20th 2022

"These are books of real consequence" - Cundill History Prize finalists announced

"These are books of real consequence" - Cundill History Prize finalists announced

The 2022 jurors are shining a light on stories that span the continents in an eight-book shortlist that shows the range and insight of current history writing.

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September 22nd 2022

Books that 'traverse the globe’ make 2022 Cundill History Prize shortlist

Books that 'traverse the globe’ make 2022 Cundill History Prize shortlist

The 2022 jurors are shining a light on stories that span the continents in an eight-book shortlist that shows the range and insight of current history writing.

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September 6th 2022

The 2022 Cundill History Prize Longlist

The jurors have chosen 11 exceptional titles to be longlisted for the 2022 Cundill History Prize.

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June 8th 2022

Misha Glenny, Martha S. Jones, Yasmin Khan and Kenda Mutongi join chair J. R. McNeill to judge 2022 Cundill History Prize

Misha Glenny, Martha S. Jones, Yasmin Khan and Kenda Mutongi join chair J. R. McNeill to judge 2022 Cundill History Prize

Misha Glenny, Martha S. Jones, Yasmin Khan, and Kenda Mutongi are the jurors for this year’s Cundill History Prize, chaired by environmental historian J.R. McNeill.

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March 31st 2022

Pioneering environmental historian J.R. McNeill to chair 2022 Cundill History Prize jury

Pioneering environmental historian J.R. McNeill to chair 2022 Cundill History Prize jury

The award-winning US environmental historian J.R. McNeill will chair the jury for the 2022 Cundill History Prize.

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December 2nd 2021

Marjoleine Kars wins 2021 Cundill History Prize for untold story of a slave rebellion unearthed from unique Dutch archive

Marjoleine Kars wins 2021 Cundill History Prize for untold story of a slave rebellion unearthed from unique Dutch archive

Marjoleine Kars has been named winner of the 2021 Cundill History Prize for Blood on the River: a Chronicle of Mutiny and Freedom on the Wild Coast (The New Press).

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