Branka Arsić Receives MLA's James Russell Lowell Prize for Bird Relics: Grief and Vitalism in Thoreau

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The Modern Language Association of America today announced it is awarding its forty-eighth annual James Russell Lowell Prize to Branka Arsić for her book Bird Relics: Grief and Vitalism in Thoreau, published by Harvard University Press. The prize is awarded annually for an outstanding book—a literary or linguistic study, a critical edition of an important work, or a critical biography—written by a member of the association.