Subjects Freshman Year Reading African American Studies African Studies American Studies Anthropology Art, Film, Music and Architecture Asian Studies Business and Economics Criminology Education Environmental Studies Foreign Language Instructional Materials Gender Studies History Irish Studies Jewish Studies Latin American & Caribbean Studies Law and Legal Studies Literature and Drama Literature in Spanish Media Issues, Journalism and Communication Middle East Studies Native American Studies Philosophy Political Science Psychology Reference Religion Russian and Eastern European Studies Science and Mathematics Sociology Study Aids

E-Newsletters: Click here to be notified of new titles in your field
Click here to request Desk/Exam copies
Freshman Year Reading
View Our Award Winners
Click here to view our Catalogs
The Latest News

Dayton Literary Peace Prize 2010 Awards


Dave Eggers was named the 2010 Dayton Literary Peace Prize nonfiction award winner for his book Zeitoun, the story of the Zeitoun family as they navigate the uncertainties of pre- and post-Katrina New Orleans. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing Around Your Neck was the 2010 runner-up in the fiction category. Her collection of short stories offers a penetrating look at both Nigeria and America that maps the collision of two cultures and the deeply human struggle to reconcile them.

Last year the Dayton Literary Peace Price Lifetime Achievement Award was given to Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, authors of Half the Sky, in recognition of their work dealing with human rights issues in Asia, Africa, and the developing world.

Subscribe via RSS XMLNews Archive by Month: