Book Prize

The Southern Jewish Historical Society awards a prize every four years for the book making the most significant contribution to the field of southern Jewish history.

Book Prize Winner for 2019

Eric L. Goldstein and Deborah R. Weiner

Authors of  On Middle Ground: A History of the Jews of Baltimore


Book Prize Winner for 2015

Adam Mendelsohn

Author of The Rag Race: How Jews Sewed Their Way to Success in America and the British Empire


Book Prize Winner for 2011

Bryan Edward Stone
Author of The Chosen Folks: Jews on the Frontiers of Texas


Book Prize Winner for 2007

Deborah R. Weiner
Author of Coalfield Jews: An Appalachian History


Book Prize Winner for 2003

Clive Webb
Author of Fight Against Fear: Southern Jews and Black Civil Rights