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Book awards: Lionel Trilling Book Award

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Works (36)

Beginnings: Intention and Method by Edward W. Said1976
Gold and Iron: Bismarck, Bleichröder, and the Building of the German Empire by Fritz Stern1977
Jesus the Magician by Morton Smith1978
The Lawful Revolution by István Deák1980
The Necessities of War: A Study of Thucydides' Pessimism by Peter Pouncey1981
The Transfiguration of the Commonplace: A Philosophy of Art by Arthur C. Danto1982
Neo-Confucian Orthodoxy and the Learning of the Mind-and-Heart (Neo-Confucian Studies) by Wm. Theodore de Bary1983
The Hero and the King. An Epic Theme. by WT JACKSON1984
Japan's Modern Myths: Ideology in the Late Meiji Period by Carol Gluck1987
The Body Silent: The Different World of the Disabled by Robert F. Murphy1988
Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877 by Eric Foner1989
The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy by David Cannadine1991
Retelling/Rereading: The Fate of Storytelling in Modern Times by Karl Kroeber1993
The beginning of the journey : the marriage of Diana and Lionel Trilling by Diana Trilling1994
Culture and Imperialism by Edward W. Said1994
Signs of Life: The Language and Meanings of DNA by Robert Pollack1995
Landscape and Memory by Simon Schama1996
Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920s by Ann Douglas1996
Working-Class Formation: Nineteenth-Century Patterns in Western Europe and the United States by Ira Katznelson1997
System Effects by Robert Jervis1998
Shifting the Color Line by Robert C. Lieberman1999
The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory by Brian Greene2000
Truth and Narrative by Hamid Dabashi2000
Suspensions of Perception by Jonathan Crary2001
Castes of Mind by Nicholas B. Dirks2002
Restraining Rage: The Ideology of Anger Control in Classical Antiquity by William V. Harris2003
In Mendel's Mirror: Philosophical Reflections on Biology by Philip Kitcher2004
Greek Mythography in the Roman World by Alan Cameron2005
Melville, his world and work by Andrew Delbanco2006
The Language of the Gods in the World of Men: Sanskrit, Culture, and Power in Premodern India by Sheldon Pollock2007
Desiring Arabs by Joseph A. Massad2008
Hitler's Empire: How the Nazis Ruled Europe by Mark Mazower2009
Manilius and his Intellectual Background by Katharina Volk2010
Contested Will: Who Wrote Shakespeare? by James Shapiro2011
Fragmentation and Redemption by Caroline Walker Bynum2011
Realms of literacy : early Japan and the history of writing by David B. Lurie2012

Award description

Awarded by Columbia University
The award is given annually by the Columbia College Academic Awards Committee to the author of the book, published by a faculty member in the previous calendar year, that is deemed to best exhibit the standards of intellect and scholarship found in Lionel Trilling’s work

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Began in 1976



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