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November 17th 2017

British historian Daniel Beer wins US$75,000 international Cundill History Prize

British historian Daniel Beer wins US$75,000 international Cundill History Prize

Ground-breaking study of Siberian exile under the Tsars receives the jury’s unanimous vote

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October 26th 2017

Cundill History Prize feeds international debate with finalists on inequality, Vietnam and the terror of exile

The Cundill History Prize has announced a controversial thesis on inequality, a myth-shattering history of Vietnam, and a study of Siberian exile under the Tsars as finalists.

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October 20th 2017

Thomas J. Laqueur, winner of the 2016 Cundill History Prize, to give Cundill History Prize Lecture on November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15th at 5PM McGill University Faculty Club – Leo Yaffe Billiard Room 3450 McTavish Street, Montreal, QC

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September 26th 2017

US$75,000 Cundill History Prize reveals longlist that stretches the globe

US$75,000 Cundill History Prize reveals longlist that stretches the globe

The Cundill History Prize has revealed a longlist that ranges from Vietnam to the Islamic world and from Russia to North America.

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July 10th 2017

Amanda Foreman, Roy Foster, Rana Mitter, and Jeffrey Simpson join Margaret MacMillan as jurors of the prestigious international Cundill History Prize

Amanda Foreman, Roy Foster, Rana Mitter, and Jeffrey Simpson join Margaret MacMillan as jurors of the prestigious international Cundill History Prize

McGill’s relaunched prize receives record number of submissions in its 10th anniversary year.

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May 18th 2017

History writing is a crucial part of the toolbox of democracy, says Margaret MacMillan, 2017 Chair of Jury of the prestigious international Cundill History Prize

History writing is a crucial part of the toolbox of democracy, says Margaret MacMillan, 2017 Chair of Jury of the prestigious international Cundill History Prize

The eminent historian Margaret MacMillan has been announced as the Chair of Jury for the international Cundill History Prize, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.

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