John Hurt Fisher Prize

John Gower

MS Hunter 59 T-2-17 Portrait of Gower folio 6v John Gower Vox Clamantis Glasgow Univ Library

Now Accepting Nominations

The Society's highest honor, the Fisher Prize for "significant contribution to the field of John Gower Studies" is awarded annually at the Medieval Congress in Kalamazoo, MI.

How to Nominate

Send names of potential candidates and a brief statement supporting and/or explaining your nomination to:

R. F. Yeager, Univ. of West Florida
Dept. of English and Foreign Language
11000 University Pkwy, Pensacola FL 32514

2010 Selection Committee

  • President of the John Gower Society
    • R.F. Yeager, Univ. of West Florida
  • Previous Year's Prize Winner
    • Andrew Galloway, Cornell University
  • Graduate Student Representative
    • Annika Farber, Penn State University

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