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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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October 20th 2021

Trauma, empire, rebellion — 2021 Cundill History Prize jurors reveal their three finalists

Trauma, empire, rebellion  — 2021 Cundill History Prize jurors reveal their three finalists

Rebecca Clifford, Marie Favereau, and Marjoleine Kars are the 2021 finalists for the world’s leading history prize — the US$75,000 Cundill History Prize.

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September 23rd 2021

Topics that “continue to define the present” make 2021 Cundill History Prize shortlist

Topics that “continue to define the present” make 2021 Cundill History Prize shortlist

The jurors for the 2021 Cundill History Prize are shining a light on race, class, empire, revolution and memory.

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September 7th 2021

The 2021 Cundill History Prize Longlist

The 2021 jurors have named 14 remarkable titles to the longlist for this year's Cundill History Prize.

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April 23rd 2021

Eric Foner, Henrietta Harrison, Sunil Khilnani, and Jennifer L. Morgan join Michael Ignatieff to judge 2021 Cundill History Prize

Eric Foner, Henrietta Harrison, Sunil Khilnani, and Jennifer L. Morgan join Michael Ignatieff to judge 2021 Cundill History Prize

From race relations to gender politics, from China to the US, from India to the Black Atlantic world -- the Cundill History Prize announces 2021 jury.

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February 23rd 2021

Michael Ignatieff will chair the 2021 Cundill History Prize

Michael Ignatieff will chair the 2021 Cundill History Prize

The historian, author, university professor and former Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada Michael Ignatieff will chair the jury for the 2021 Cundill History Prize.

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December 3rd 2020

Restoring the voice of indigenous Mexicans: Camilla Townsend wins 2020 Cundill History Prize for “transforming” achievement

Restoring the voice of indigenous Mexicans: Camilla Townsend wins 2020 Cundill History Prize for “transforming” achievement

Camilla Townsend has been named winner of the 2020 Cundill History Prize for Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs.

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October 20th 2020

“Magnificent” Cundill History Prize Finalists shift perspectives on colonialism, slavery, and conquest

“Magnificent” Cundill History Prize Finalists shift perspectives on colonialism, slavery, and conquest

Vincent Brown, William Dalrymple and Camilla Townsend are the 2020 finalists for the world’s leading history prize — the US$75,000 Cundill History Prize.

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