Langum Char­i­ta­ble Trust

Poets and Writers - - Grants & Awards - PRIZE FOR AMER­I­CAN HIS­TOR­I­CAL FIC­TION

Michele Moore of Charleston, South Carolina, won the 2016 David J. Langum Sr. Prize for Amer­i­can His­tor­i­cal Fic­tion for her novel The Cigar Fac­tory (Uni­ver­sity of South Carolina Press). She re­ceived $1,000. The an­nual award is given for a work of his­tor­i­cal fic­tion pub­lished in the pre­vi­ous year that “helps to make the rich his­tory of Amer­ica ac­ces­si­ble to the gen­eral reader.” The next dead­line is De­cem­ber 1.

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