Announcements and Statements

2023 SMFS Best Article of Medieval Feminist Scholarship Prize: call for nominations and submissions

The members of the SMFS Advisory Board are pleased to announce the call for nominations and submissions for the 2023 SMFS Best Article of Medieval Feminist Scholarship Prize. Journal articles and chapters in edited collections published in calendar years 2021 and 2022 will be considered for this prize.

Articles submitted for this prize will be assessed on both scholarly merit and relevance to the remit of SMFS. Topics are open, including issues regarding women, gender, trans studies, feminist approaches and theory, and intersectionality. Range of study must, however, focus on the medieval period (ca. 500 to 1500).

The prize is US $300.00.

Deadline for submissions is 30th January 2023. Announcement of the prize winner will occur on 15th March 2023.

Please send all submissions electronically (via email), in an attached PDF version/file of the article with the publication information clearly identified, to Roberta Magnani,, with the subject heading: “Submission, SMFS Best Article Prize.” Make sure to include all contact information for the author.

We look forward to receiving your submissions/nominations and reading your inspiring work.