We would like to congratulate the recipients of the 2017 MHA awards! Please find them below:
Leonard Arrington Award:
Simpson, Thomas W. American Universities and the Birth of Modern Mormonism, 1867-1940. University of North Carolina Press, 2016.
Prince, Stephen L. Hosea Stout: Lawman, Legislator, Mormon Defender. Logan: Utah State University Press, 2016.
Best Book International Mormonism:
Takagi, Shinji. The Trek East: Mormonism Meets Japan, 1901-1968. Draper, UT: Greg Kofford Books, 2016.
Best Memoir / Personal History:
Bate, Kerry William. The Women: A Family Story. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2016.
Hendrix-Komoto, Amanda. ?Mahana, You Naked! Modesty, Sexuality, and Race in the Mormon Pacific.? In Out of Obscurity: Mormonism Since 1945, edited by Patrick Q. Mason and John G. Turner, 173?97. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.
Article of Excellence:
Turley Jr. Richard E. and Jeffrey G. Cannon. ?A Faithful Band: Moses Mahlangu and the First Soweto Saints.? BYU Studies Quarterly 55, no. 1 (2016): 9-38.
Best International Article:
Rutherford, Taunalyn. ?The Internationalization of Mormonism: Indications from India.? In Out of Obscurity: Mormonism since 1945, edited by Patrick Q. Mason and John G. Turner, 37?62. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.
Best Women’s History Article
Newell, Quincy. ?What Jane James Saw.? In Directions for Mormon Studies in the Twenty-First Century, edited by Patrick Q. Mason, 135?51. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2016.
Graduate Student Awards:
Best unpublished graduate student paper
Kitterman, Katherine. ??No Ordinary Feelings?: Mormon Women?s Petitions, 1870-1886.?
Brumbaugh Jr., John Howard. ??We are Entitled to, and We Must Have, Medical Care?: San Juan County?s Farm Security Administration Medical Plan, 1938-1946?
Smith, Christopher C. ?Mormon Conquest: Whites and Natives in the Intermountain West, 1847-1851?