Criteria for nominated titles:The book must 1. have been published for the first time (in Irish or English) between 1st October 2015 and 31st December 2017;2. be of clear relevance to a theme related to the geographies of Ireland and/or is authored by a geographer employed in Ireland at the time of publication; and3. be comprised substantially of previously unpublished work.
Two award categories have been established this year: (1) Edited collections and (2) Monographs. Scripts are not eligible for consideration. One nomination from a GSI member is required.
Key dates:January 31st 2018: Final date for nominationsMay 2018: Winner announced at GSI awards nightMay 2018: Nominated books displayed at the CIG, Maynooth University
Members are requested to please complete this nomination form by no later than Wednesday February 14th 2018. For queries relating to the Book of the Year Award please contact the Chair of the Adjudication Panel, Prof. Gerry Kearns firstname.lastname@example.org