Pre-Raphaelite Society invites monographs for essay prize

Alice Liddell by Charles Dodgson

The Pre-Raphaelite Society in the United Kingdom is calling for entries to the John Pickard Essay Prize. Last year’s winner was Anne Anderson, for her essay “The Pre-Raphaelite Lovejoy: Dante Gabriel Rossetti and Charles Augustus Howell, the eponymous ‘dodgy dealer.’”

Alice Liddell by Charles Dodgson

You are invited to enter a monograph of not more than 2000 words for The John Pickard Essay Prize.  The monograph may be on any individual related to the Pre-Raphaelite circle.

The winner will receive £100 prize and publication in the Spring 2011 Review of the Pre-Raphaelite Society and subsequently the essays of runners-up may also be published.  The final decision will be made by the Committee of the Pre-Raphaelite Society.

Entries are to be received by the Editor by 31st  December 2010, and may be emailed to