2013 Best Article Prize

At the 7th ESEH Conference in Munich the ESEH Best Article Prize 2013 was awarded to Ben M. Anderson (Keele University) for his article “The construction of an alpine landscape: building, representing and affecting the Eastern Alps, c. 1885–1914”, Journal of Cultural Geography 29:2 (2012), pp. 1-29.

The article is available online (currently in free access): http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08873631.2012.683288#.Uhsu2D9voms

The ESEH Best Article Prize committee consisted of Richard Hölzl (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen), Marco Armiero (Universidad de Coimbra) and Tomasz Samojlik (Polish Academy of Sciences).

The committee decided to give an honorable mention to a second contribution: Santiago Gorostiza, Hug March and David Sauri. “Servicing Customers in Revolutionary Times: The Experience of the Collectivized Barcelona Water Company during the Spanish Civil War”, Antipode – A radical journal of geography, first published: 22 June 2012.