The center is interested in all geographical areas and time periods, however, works related to the Civil War are acceptable only if their primary focus relates to slavery or emancipation. The submission deadline is April 2, 2010.
For information on submitting books e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A list of past winners can be found at
Photo: The Black Community at Hurricane Garden Cottage, Davis Bend, courtesy New-York Historical Society.