Darlene Clark Hine Award Winners


Tiya Alicia Miles, Harvard University, All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake (Random House)

Honorable Mention: Tamika Y. Nunley, Cornell University, At the Threshold of Liberty: Women, Slavery, and Shifting Identities in Washington, D.C. (The University of North Carolina Press)


Thavolia Glymph, Duke University, The Women's Fight: The Civil War's Battles for Home, Freedom, and Nation (The University of North Carolina Press)

Honorable Mention: Daina Ramey Berry, University of Texas at Austin, and Kali Nicole Gross, Emory University, A Black Women's History of the United States (Beacon Press)


Shennette Garrett-Scott, University of Mississippi, Banking on Freedom: Black Women in U.S. Finance Before the New Deal (Columbia University Press)


Keisha N. Blain, University of Pittsburgh, Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom (University of Pennsylvania Press)

Honorable Mention: Rachel Devlin, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, A Girl Stands at the Door: The Generation of Young Women Who Desegregated America’s Schools (Basic Books)

Honorable Mention: Sandra M. Bolzenius, Independent Scholar, Glory in Their Spirit: How Four Black Women Took On the Army during World War II (University of Illinois Press)


Deirdre Cooper Owens, Queens College, CUNY, Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology (University of Georgia Press)

Honorable Mention: Ashley D. Farmer, Boston University, Remaking Black Power: How Black Women Transformed an Era (University of North Carolina Press)

Honorable Mention: Ula Yvette Taylor, University of California, Berkeley, The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam (University of North Carolina Press)


LaShawn D. Harris, Michigan State University, Sex Workers, Psychics, and Numbers Runners: Black Women in New York City's Underground Economy (University of Illinois Press)


Talitha L. LeFlouria, University of Virginia, Chained in Silence: Black Women and Convict Labor in the New South (University of North Carolina Press)

Honorable Mention: Premilla Nadasen, Barnard College, Columbia University, Household Workers Unite: The Untold Story of African American Women Who Built a Movement (Beacon Press)

Honorable Mention: Sherie M. Randolph, University of Michigan, Florynce "Flo" Kennedy: The Life of a Black Feminist Radical (University of North Carolina Press)


Karsonya Wise Whitehead, Loyola University Maryland, Notes from a Colored Girl: The Civil War Pocket Diaries of Emilie Frances Davis (The University of South Carolina Press)


Estelle B. Freedman, Stanford University, Redefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and Segregation (Harvard University Press)


Sydney Nathans, Duke University (Emeritus), To Free a Family; The Journey of Mary Walker (Harvard University Press)


Serena Mayeri, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Reasoning from Race: Feminism, Law, and the Civil Rights Revolution (Harvard University Press)


Bettye Collier-Thomas, Temple University, Jesus, Jobs, and Justice: African American Women and Religion (Alfred A. Knopf)

Honorable Mention: Cheryl D. Hicks, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Talk With You Like a Woman: African American Women, Justice, and Reform in New York, 1890–1935 (The University of North Carolina Press)

Honorable Mention: Danielle L. McGuire, Wayne State University, At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape, and Resistance; A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power (Alfred A. Knopf)


Margaret Washington, Cornell University, Sojourner Truth's America (University of Illinois Press)

Honorable Mention: Leslie Brown, Williams College, Upbuilding Black Durham: Gender, Class, and Black Community Development in the Jim Crow South (The University of North Carolina Press)

Honorable Mention: Crystal N. Feimster, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Southern Horrors: Women and the Politics of Rape and Lynching (Harvard University Press)