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2015 Morris Prize

Maria Vann, author of "Sirens of the Sea: Female Slave Ship Owners of the Atlantic World, 1650-1870," published in Volume 5, Number 1 in 2015,has been named the Gerald E. Morris Prize winner for 2015. Ms. Vann's article was selected from among a number of worthy articles by the Fellows of the G.W. Blunt White Library to receive the $1,000 award.