Teaching Sedgwick Prize (Deadline: 3.1.2020)

The Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society announces the new Teaching Sedgwick Prize, which recognizes excellence and creativity in teaching the works of Catharine Sedgwick in a variety of contexts. To be considered for the prize, submit a detailed description of your teaching activity and any associated materials (lesson plans, writing prompts, etc.) documenting a teaching activity that you have carried out or will soon carry out. Submit these materials as e-mail attachments to Melissa J. Homestead (mhomestead2@unl.edu), President of the Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society, by March 1, 2020. The winner will be announced in the Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society Newsletter and the submitted materials published on the Sedgwick Society’s website. The winner will be awarded $100 and a complimentary registration to the 2020 Sedgwick Symposium in Schenectady, New York. The winner will also have the opportunity to lead a discussion about teaching Sedgwick at the symposium.