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Announcing SHCY Dissertation Award Finalists

We are pleased to announce the finalists for the 2021 SHCY Dissertation Award. The winner will be announced at the Biennial SHCY Conference on June 25th during the Business Meeting and Awards Celebration at 6:30 GMT (Galway, Ireland time). Congratulations to all!  

Thanks to the dissertation award committee: Lydia Murdoch, Steven Mintz, and Simon Sleight.

Tamara Myers, President of the SHCY

Jason Michael Chernesky, “‘The Littlest Victims’: Pediatric AIDS and the Urban Ecology of Health in the Late-Twentieth-Century United States” (University of Pennsylvania)

Naama Maor, “Delinquent Parents: Punitive Welfare and the Creation of Juvenile Justice, 1899-1927” (University of Chicago)

Nicola Sugden, “Winnicott’s Worlds: A History of Psychoanalysis and Childhood in Britain c.1920-c.1975” (University of Manchester)

Mehmet Volkan Kaşıkçı, “Growing Up Soviet in the Periphery: Imagining, Experiencing and Remembering Childhood in Kazakhstan, 1928-1953” (Arizona State University)