Jonathan Phillips and Sue Prideaux longlisted for THE 2019 Cundill History Prize

Posted on 27/06/2019

Jonathan Phillips’ The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin,  published by The Bodley Head (UK), Yale University Press (US) and Sue Prideaux’s I am Dynamite! A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche, published by Faber & Faber (UK), Tim Duggan Books (US) have been longlisted for the 2019 Cundill History Prize.

The Cundill History Prize recognizes and rewards the best history writing in English.

The shortlist of eight will be announced at a special event in New York on September 19, 2019. The three finalists will be announced at Massey College, Toronto, on October 16; the winner at the Cundill History Prize Gala at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, on November 14.

Photo credits: Royal Holloway University of London (Jonathan Phillips), Douglas Fry (Sue Prideaux).