2017 Wreden Prize winners
First place: Jesse Nathan (PhD student, English), “Poetry’s Molten Core: Contemporary Micropublishing”
Second place: Jessica Jordan (PhD student, English), “Networks of Reading: Collecting Advanced Reader’s Copies”
Third place: Shanna Chu (PhD student, Geophysics), “Collecting the Inner Child: Illustrated Myths, Fairy Tales, and Folktales”
2017 Wreden Prize Winners. From left to right: Jessica Jordan, Jesse Nathan, Shanna Chu.
Special thanks to the judges for the 2017 Wreden Prize: Mary Crawford, Grolier Club member and collector; Peter Koch, printer, book designer, and publisher; Chris Loker, antiquarian bookseller; Kathleen Smith, Curator of German and Medieval Studies; Ben Stone, Curator of British and American History and Associate Director of Special Collections; and Glen Worthey, Digital Humanities Librarian.