This Year’s New Scholars Announced

Following an international call for papers, the following have been selected as the BSA New Scholars for 2017:

Michaël Roy, Université Paris Nanterre (Malkin New Scholar)
The Vanishing Slave: Publishing the Narrative of Charles Ball, from Slavery in the United States (1836) to Fifty Years in Chains (1858)

Marissa Nicosia, Penn State Abington (Pantzer New Scholar)
Printing as Revival: Making Playbooks in the 1650s

Megan Peiser, University of Missouri
Reading the Review Periodical in the Eighteenth Century

They will present their work at 2:00 on Friday, January 27, 2017, just before the BSA Annual Meeting, which will be held at the Grolier Club, 27 East 60th Street in New York City.