PCCBS Graduate Student Prize 2016

The Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies invites entries for the Annual Graduate Student Prize. The prize is awarded to the best paper delivered by a graduate student who is a member of the PCCBS at a meeting of the PCCBS, NACBS or any other professional conference, as long as the topic is under the umbrella of British Studies. Please submit no later than January 1, 2016 your paper as delivered at the conference. Citations can be added, but the text should be no longer than 15 pages double spaced with such notes.The winner(s) will be recognized at next spring’s PCCBS meeting at the Huntington Library and will receive a monetary prize. Please send one copy of your paper to Prof. Peter H. Hoffenberg, Department of History, Sakamaki Hall, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96825. Email: peterh@hawaii.edu Either hard or electronic copy is acceptable. Please contact Prof. Hoffenberg if you have any questions.

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2016 PCCBS at The Huntington Library, April 1-3

Mark your calendars for the PCCBS at the Huntington Library, San Marino, CA, April 1-3, 2016.

Please look for the call for papers later this summer.

In the spirit of planning ahead, we have booked a block of rooms at the
Hilton Pasadena
168 South Los Robles Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 577-1000

The special $169 rate will be available until February 29, 2016, or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Call 1-800-HILTONS to make your reservation and be sure to mention the code “PCCBS” to receive the group rate. Or use the following link:
http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/P/PASPHHF-PCCBS-20160330/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

Both the link and central reservation are open 24/7 and will continue to take reservations as long as there are rooms available in the block, until the cutoff date.

Hope to see you there.

Best wishes,
Michelle Tusan
President, PCCBS

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