2005 Hamilton Book Author Awards

Grand Prize Winner

  • Dr. Eric R. Pianka, Denton A. Cooley Centennial Professor in Zoology, Section of Integrative Biology
    “Lizards: Windows to the Evolution of Diversity”
    University of California Press

Runners-Up

  • Dr. Ricardo Ainslie, Department of Educational Psychology
    “Long Dark Road: Bill King and Murder in Jasper, Texas”
    University of Texas Press
  • Dr. Joanna Brooks, Department of English
    “American Lazarus: Religion and the Rise of African-American and Native American Literatures”
    Oxford University Press
  • Dr. Toyin Falola, Department of History
    “A Mouth Sweeter Than Salt: An African Memoir”
    University of Michigan Press
  • Dr. Jeffrey Chipps Smith, Department of Art and Art History
    “The Northern Renaissance”
    Phaidon Press Ltd.