Harriet Gilliam Memorial Prize For best essay on Psychological interpretation of a literary text

2014-2015

Solveig Herzum 
"The Traumatic Experience: Trauma in A Passage to India, Freud, and Caruth"

2013-2014

Caroline Dean 
"Psychoanalyzing Superheroes: The Melancholy Wolverine"

Jessica Bickel-Barlow 
"A Comedy of Mourning"

2011-2012

Jessica Bickel-Barlow 
"The Sound and the Horror"

2010-2011

Katherine Defliese 
"Memoir as Therapy: Kathryn Harrison's The Kiss"

2009-2010

Madeline Weinstein 
"The 'World... Within Us': Rilke and Self as Other"

2008-2009

Kathrin Hanek 
"Narrating the Postmodern Self: A Psychological Analysis of Truth and Lying in Lauren Slater's Lying"

2006-2007

Jennifer Carmen 
"Conolanus and Othello: Tragic Heroes as Their Own Villains"

2005-2006

Rupali Sharma 
"On Making 'the Freedom of Existentialism' Accessible to Women"

2004-2005

Laura Selby 
"Variations on Motherhood: On the underlying similarities between Clare Gibson and Amelia Sedley"

2002-2003

Nicholas Soodik 
"Theorizing the Reverse Peephole: Cock-Eyed Images of Desire in Seinfeld , Speigel, and Shakespeare"