ASECS The Catharine Macaulay Prize open for submissions

The ASECS Women’s Caucus is pleased to once again solicit submissions from graduate students who presented a paper on a feminist or gender studies subject at an ASECS conference this year for the Catharine Macaulay Prize.

The Catharine Macaulay Prize is an annual award made by the Women’s Caucus of ASECS for the best graduate student paper on a feminist or gender studies subject presented at the ASECS Annual Meeting or at any of the regional meetings during the academic year. In addition to special recognition, the prize carries a cash award of $500.

To be eligible for the prize, papers must advance understanding of gender dynamics, women’s experience, and/or women’s contributions to eighteenth-century culture, or offer a feminist analysis of any aspect of eighteenth-century culture and/or society.

 The paper you submit for the prize should be the one you presented at the conference without expansion or significant revision.

 Submissions for the Catharine Macaulay Prize can be send as an email attachment (Word) to

 Deadline for submission: September 1, 2021


Lisa Vandenbossche, PhD
Assistant Professor of English
McNeese State University

Voltaire Foundation

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