ALBERIGO AWARD 2019 – SECOND EDITION
EuARe, Fscire and the Emilia-Romagna Region are glad to announce the winners of the second edition of the Alberigo Award
The Senior Award 2019 (€ 20,000)
Unn Falkeid (University of Oslo)
for the work:
The Avignon Papacy Contested: An Intellectual History from Dante to Catherine of Siena
(Cambridge-London: Harvard University Press, 2017).
The Junior Award 2019 (€ 10,000)
Kenneth A. Goudie (Ghent University)
for the work:
Reinventing Jihād: Jihād Ideology From the Conquest of Jerusalem to the end of the Ayyūbids (c. 492/1099–647/1249)
(Leiden: Brill, 2019)
Congratulations to the winners!
We also praise the four finalists that have been granted a special mention of excellence for their works.
Our congratulations to:
Johanna Pink (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)
Muslim Qur'ānic Interpretation Today. Media, Genealogies and Interpretive Communities (Sheffield-Bristol: Equinox Publishing, 2019)
Zoe Knox (University of Leicester)
Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Secular World: From the 1870s to the Present (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
Special Mention of Excellence, Senior Category
as well as to
Gregorio Bettiza (University of Exeter)
Finding Faith in Foreign Policy: Religion & American Diplomacy in a Postsecular World (New York: Oxford University Press, 2019)
Aydogan Kars (Monash University)
Unsaying God: Negative Theology in Medieval Islam (New York: Oxford University Press, 2019)
Special Mention of Excellence, Junior Category
The awarding ceremony will take place during the EuARe Gala Dinner, on Wednesday, June 24, at the presence of the President of Emilia-Romagna Region, the Secretary-General of Fscire, and the President of the EuARe.
The three finalists will present their works in dedicated Author Meets Critique sessions: keep an eye on this page for further updates!