A reminder to all postgraduate historians of Victorian science,

technology and medicine about an essay prize being offered by the

Journal of Victorian Culture.

The aim of the JVC Essay Prize is to promote scholarship among

postgraduate research students working on the Victorian period in any

discipline in the UK and abroad. The essay, which must be no longer

than 7,000 words in length (including notes), may be on any aspect of

Victorian culture.

The prize consists of publication of the winning essay in JVC, £100

cash, and a year’s subscription to the journal.

Deadline 30 JUNE 2009.

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