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Winner of the 2016 Book Prize

The Ruskin Society is pleased to announce that the 2016 Book Prize has been awarded to The  Cambridge Companion to John Ruskin  edited by Francis O'Gorman and published by Cambridge University Press. The runner up was Green Victorians: The Simple Life in John Ruskin's Lake District  by Vicky Albritton and Fredrik Albritton Jonsson, published by University of Chicago Press.

Grant for graduate students


The Ruskin Society is able to offer a grant of £200 to graduate students organizing an event related to the life, work, or legacy of John Ruskin. A single award will be made to an event taking place before 8 February 2018. To apply, please send an application of no more than 500 words describing the event and giving an outline budget of how you would use the grant. Please include details of the organizers and their academic affiliations. Applications should be emailed to a.saunders@theruskinsociety.com by 1 May 2017.

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