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Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for Comparative Literary Studies

2013 Carmen Nocentelli, University of New Mexico, for Empires of Love: Europe, Asia, and the Making of Early Modern Identity (Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2013)
2012 David Spurr, Université de Genève, for Architecture and Modern Literature (Univ. of Michigan Press, 2012)
2011 Frédérique Aït-Touati, University of Oxford, Saint John’s College, for Fictions of the Cosmos: Science and Literature in the Seventeenth Century (Univ. of Chicago Press, 2011)
2010 Donna V. Jones, University of California, Berkeley, for The Racial Discourses of Life Philosophy: Négritude, Vitalism, and Modernity (Columbia Univ. Press, 2010)
2009 Alexa Huang, Pennsylvania State University, for Chinese Shakespeares: Two Centuries of Cultural Exchange (Columbia Univ. Press, 2009)
2008 Sahar Amer, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, for Crossing Borders: Love Between Women in Medieval French and Arabic Literatures (Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2008)
2007 Daniel Heller-Roazen, Princeton University, for The Inner Touch: Archaeology of a Sensation (Zone Books, 2007)
Honorable mention: Richard Helgerson, University of California, Santa Barbara, for A Sonnet from Carthage: Garcilaso de la Vega and the New Poetry of Sixteenth-Century Europe (Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2007)
2006 Toril Moi, Duke University, for Henrik Ibsen and the Birth of Modernism: Art, Theater, Philosophy (Oxford Univ. Press, 2006)
2005 Evelyne Ender, Hunter College, for Architexts of Memory: Literature, Science, and Autobiography (Univ. of Michigan Press, 2005)
2004 Loren Kruger, University of Chicago, for Post-imperial Brecht: Politics and Performance, East and South (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2004)
Honorable mention: Neil Kenny, University of Cambridge, for The Uses of Curiosity in Early Modern France and Germany (Oxford Univ. Press, 2004)
2003 Alessia Ricciardi, Northwestern University, for The Ends of Mourning: Psychoanalysis, Literature, Film (Stanford Univ. Press, 2003)
 Honorable mention: Barbara Johnson, Harvard University, for Mother Tongues: Sexuality, Trials, Motherhood, Translation (Harvard Univ. Press, 2003)
 Honorable mention: Susanne Kord, University College of London, for Women Peasant Poets in Eighteenth-Century England, Scotland, and Germany: Milkmaids on Parnassus (Camden House, 2003)
2002 Ian Balfour, York University, for The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy (Stanford Univ. Press, 2002)
  Honorable mention: Charles Bernheimer, University of Pennsylvania; Naomi Schor, Yale University, editor; and T. Jefferson Kline, Boston University, editor, for Decadent Subjects: The Idea of Decadence in Art, Literature, Philosophy, and Culture of the Fin de Siècle in Europe (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2002)
2001 Victoria Nelson, Albany, California, for The Secret Life of Puppets (Harvard Univ. Press, 2001)
  Honorable mention: Barbara Fuchs, University of Washington, Seattle, for Mimesis and Empire: The New World, Islam, and European Identities (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2001)
  Honorable mention: Avital Ronell, New York University, for Stupidity (Univ. of Illinois Press, 2001)
2000 Marie-Laure Ryan, Bellvue, Colorado, for Narrative as Virtual Reality: Immersion and Interactivity in Literature and Electronic Media (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2000)
1999 Leonard Barkan, New York University, for Unearthing the Past: Archaeology and Aesthetics in the Making of Renaissance Culture (Yale Univ. Press, 1999)
Honorable mention: Sharon Marcus, University of California, Berkeley, for Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London (Univ. of California Press, 1999)
1998 Dorrit Cohn, Harvard University, for The Distinction of Fiction (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1999)
1997 Linda Haverty Rugg, Ohio State University, Columbus, for Picturing Ourselves: Photography and Autobiography (Univ. of Chicago Press, 1997)
Honorable mention: Ursula K. Heise, Columbia University, for Chronoschisms: Time, Narrative, and Postmodernism (Cambridge Univ. Press, 1997)
1996 Chana Kronfeld, University of California, Berkeley, for On the Margins of Modernism: Decentering Literary Dynamics (Univ. of California Press, 1996)
1994 Mitchell Greenberg, Miami University, Oxford, for Canonical States, Canonical Stages: Oedipus, Othering, and Seventeenth-Century Drama (Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1994)
Honorable mention: Renata R. Mautner Wasserman, Wayne State University, for Exotic Nations: Literature and Cultural Identity in the United States and Brazil, 1830-1930 (Cornell Univ. Press, 1994)
1993 John T. Irwin, Johns Hopkins University, for The Mystery to a Solution: Poe, Borges, and the Analytic Detective Story (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1993)
1992 Jean H. Hagstrum, Northwestern University, Emeritus, for Esteem Enlivened by Desire: The Couple from Homer to Shakespeare (Univ. of Chicago Press, 1992)


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