Teague-Melville Essay Prize
Essay Prize Description
Meet the 2021 Teague-Melville Essay Prize Winners
The 2021 prize winners were honored via a virtual awards ceremony. Please view the presentation here.
Teague-Melville Writing Prizes ($750 each)
WINNER: Jacob Hershenhouse, “Eggs Benedict: A Critical Evaluation of Brunch in America” nominated by Kathryn Renton for Food Studies 133W
WINNER: Karen Madamba, “Our Experience with Music: From Listening to Feeling to Healing” nominated by Dana Cairns Watson for Honors 43W
WINNER: Shaindi Schwebel, “Survivor Stories Featuring Jayne” nominated by Laura Hartenberger for EC 137
Congratulations to all our award winners!
Meet Past Prize Winners
The 2020 prize winners were honored via a virtual awards ceremony. Please view the presentation here.
Jemma Tan (nominated by Dr. Nersessian, English) “War Time: Disruption & Perception in Persuasion”
Cailin Garcia (nominated by Professor Deuel, Writing Programs) “My Girlfriend is Famous and She Doesn’t Even Care”
Rucha Modi (nominated by Dr. Appel, Anthropology & Global Studies) “Domestic Workers of Doha: Asianization, Commodification, and Exploitation”