ASHR Awards

ASHR gives two student awards annually: the dissertation award and the outstanding student paper award. The student paper award is chosen from regular submissions to our conferences marked “Student.”

Call for Nominations – American Society for the History of Rhetoric 2017 Dissertation Award


ASHR Dissertation Award 2017

“The Child Labor Movement’s Night Messenger Service Campaign: Rights and Reform in the Progressive Era”

Elizabeth Gardner
University of Maryland

 


ASHR Student Paper Award 2016

“The Political Use of the Part and the Whole in Lysias 12 Against Eratosthenes”

Adam Cody
Pennsylvania State University

 


Past Winners

Dissertation Award Recipients

  • 2016 – Allison Prasch, University of Minnesota: “Constituting the Cold War Commonplace: U.S. Presidential Public Address and the Inventional Possibilities of Speaking in Situ”
  • 2015 – Seth D. Long, University of Nebraska, Kearney
  • 2014 – Allison Hailey Hahn, University of Pittsburgh
  • 2013 – Jason Barrett-Fox, University of Kansas
  • 2012 – Timothy Barney, University of Maryland
  • 2011 – Carly Woods, University of Pittsburgh
  • 2010 – Lisa Zimmerelli, University of Maryland
  • 2009 – Kathleen Lamp, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • 2008 – L. Jill Lamberton, University of Michigan
  • 2007 – Vessela Valiavitcharska, University of Texas-Austin
  • 2006 – Paul Turpin, Annenberg School of Communication, USC
  • 2005 – Kristine S. Bruss, University of Minnesota
  • 2004 – Shevaun A. Watson, Miami University of Ohio
  • 2003 – Cynthia King, University of Maryland
  • 2002 – Daniel Emery, University of Iowa
  • 2001 – David Hoffman, University of Iowa
  • 2000 – Robert Sullivan, University of Maryland
  • 1999 – Ekaterina Haskins, University of Iowa
  • 1998 – Sara Newman, University of Minnesota
  • 1997 – Mari Lee Mifsud, Penn State University
  • 1995 – Gary Selby, University of Maryland

Outstanding Student Paper Awards

  • 2016 – Adam Cody, Pennsylvania State University: “The Political Use of the Part and the Whole in Lysias 12 Against Eratosthenes”
  • 2015 – Jessica A. Kurr, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2014 – Justine Wells, University of South Carolina
  • 2013 – Liz Miller, University of Kansas; John Jasso, University of Pittsburgh
  • 2012 – Ian Hill, University of Illinois
  • 2011 – John Minbiole, Penn State University
  • 2010 – Brandon Inabinet, Northwestern University
  • 2009 – Matthew May, University of Minnesota
  • 2007 – Benjamin Crosby, University of Washington
  • 2006 – Michelle Gibbons, University of Pittsburgh
  • David Tell, Penn State University
  • 2005 – Randall E. Iden, Northwestern University
  • 2004 – Noriaki Tajima, University of Alabama; Kristine S. Bruss, University of Minnesota
  • 2003 – Ned O’ Gorman, Penn State University
  • 2002 – Laura Card, University of Utah
  • 2001 – Beth Manolescu, University of Illinois
  • 2000 – Ekaterina Haskins, University of Iowa
  • 1999 – Mari Lee Mifsud, Penn State University