November 15th 2019
The China expert and translator of Chinese literature Julia Lovell has been named the winner of the 2019 Cundill History Prize for Maoism: A Global History.
October 17th 2019
The UCL Professor of German History Mary Fulbrook, the Harvard Professor Jill Lepore, and Julia Lovell, Professor of Modern China at Birkbeck College, are the 2019 finalists.
September 20th 2019
The twice Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Taylor, Chair, was tonight joined by his jury of world-class historians to announce the 2019 Cundill History Prize shortlist.
September 19th 2019
Our 2019 roadshow will take the Cundill History to New York, Toronto and Montreal.
June 25th 2019
The jury has chosen 14 exceptional titles to be longlisted for the 2019 Cundill History Prize.
March 14th 2019
International trade and university publishers can submit to the US$75,000 prize until April 1.
November 16th 2018
The Harvard professor Maya Jasanoff wins the 2018 Cundill History Prize.
October 31st 2018
Three exceptional American historians have been named as finalists for the world’s leading history prize.
September 25th 2018
The world’s leading history prize (US$75,000) has announced an exceptional shortlist of award-winning historians tackling globally relevant issues.
September 12th 2018
The jury has chosen 12 exceptional titles to be longlisted for the 2018 Cundill History Prize. The shortlist of eight will be announced at Canada House, London, on 25 September.
Tracing Maoism around the globe, Julia Lovell wins 2019 Cundill History Prize
Cundill History Prize finalists reckon with Nazi legacies, the dreams and tragedies of American history, and the force of Maoism
Jurors hail works that “seek to illuminate contemporary dilemmas” on 2019 Cundill History Prize shortlist, announced in New York
How the Cundill History Prize will unfold: New York, Toronto, Montreal
The longlist for the 2019 Cundill History Prize
Cundill History Prize announces 2019 jury at The London Book Fair, seeks even more submissions from all parts of the world
Walking in Joseph Conrad’s footsteps, Maya Jasanoff wins 2018 Cundill History Prize
Cundill History Prize jury pushes the boundaries of history writing with finalists that are “great literature”
Page-turning narratives on globally relevant issues shortlisted for The 2018 Cundill History Prize
The longlist for the 2018 Cundill History Prize