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Volume 43,
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April 1, 2020

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The official journal of the Society for French Historical Studies.

French Historical Studies, the leading journal on the history of France, publishes articles and commentaries on all periods of French history from the Middle Ages to the present. The journal’s diverse format includes forums, review essays, special issues, and articles in French, as well as bilingual abstracts of the articles in each issue. Also featured are bibliographies of recent articles, dissertations, and books in French history and announcements of fellowships, prizes, and conferences of interest to French historians.


Kathryn A. Edwards, Carol E. Harrison

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The 2018 William Koren, Jr. Prize

Congratulations to Alexandra Steinlight, whose essay "The Liberation of Paper: Destruction, Salvaging, and the Remaking of the Republican State" received honorable mention. The William Koren, Jr. Prize is awarded by the SFHS to the most outstanding article on any period of French history published the previous year.
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