Professor Alison Bashford’s book The Huxleys: An Intimate History of Evolution (Allen Lane/University of Chicago Press) has been longlisted for two awards: the 2023 Cundill History Prize and the 2023 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award, and shortlisted for the British Society for the History of Science’s 2023 Hughes Prize.
Bashford’s book charts 200 years of modern science and culture through the Huxley family.
The respective long and short lists for these awards are available by following the links below:
For more details about The Huxleys: An Intimate History of Evolution, or to purchase a copy of the book, visit the University of Chicago Press website.
Update: 4 September 2023, The Huxleys: An Intimate History of Evolution has now been shortlisted for the Mark & Evette Moran Nib Literary Award.