Clare Jackson, Malcolm Gaskill and Alex von Tunzelman shortlisted for Wolfson History Prize 2022
The Wolfson History Prize shortlist for 2022 has been unveiled, featuring Malcolm Gaskill, Clare Jackson and Alex von Tunzelman among the six authors appearing on the list. The shortlist includes Malcolm Gaskill for The Ruin of All Witches: Life and Death in the New World (Allen Lane), Clare Jackson for Devil-Land: England Under Siege, 1588-1688 (Allen Lane), and Alex von Tunzelman for Fallen Idols: Twelve Statues That Made History (Headline).
The prize is awarded by the Wolfson Foundation, an independent charity that awards grants in the fields of science, health, heritage, humanities and the arts. This year, to mark the 50th anniversary of the prize, the winner will receive £50,000. Each of the shortlisted authors gets £5,000.
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