Political Scientist Eileen Hunt Botting Wins Book Award
October 09, 2012 •
Eileen Hunt Botting, an associate professor in Notre Dame’s Department of Political Science, and one of her former Ph.D. students, Sarah L. Houser, recently won the Society for the Study of American Women Writers Edition Award for their book Hannah Mather Crocker’s Reminiscences and Traditions of Boston.
The triennial prize recognizes excellence in the recovery of American women writers. Readers for the award praised the interdisciplinary scope of the book, its collaborative nature, and the way it brings American women’s voices to a larger audience.