Lisa Forman Cody, Ph.D.

Areas of Expertise

Women’s History, Great Britain

Selected Research and Publications

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Best Book Prize, 2006, for the best first historical work published by a woman in any historical field in 2005, for "Birthing the Nation: Sex, Science, and the Conception of Eighteenth-Century Britons" (Oxford: Oxf
  • "Birthing the Nation," shortlisted for the Whitfield Prize, the Royal Historical Society, 2006, for the best first book in British History published in 2005
  • The Sierra Prize for the best book in any field of history by a member of the society in 2005, Western Association of Women Historians, 2006, for "Birthing the Nation"
  • Prize for the Best First Book in any Historical Field, Phi Alpha Theta, the History Honor Society, 2005, for "Birthing the Nation"
  • Walter D. Love Article Prize for the best article in any field of British History, North American Conference on British Studies, 2005, for "Living and Dying in Georgian London's Lying in Hospitals," Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 2004

Lisa Forman Cody, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Education: B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Department: History
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Address: Kravis Center 206
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