Monika Lendermann wins the 2021 Alice Emily Bithell Prize

Thursday 28 April 2022

The Institute is delighted to announce that the winner of the 2021 Alice Emily Bithell Prize is Monika Lendermann. Monika, a student at King’s College London, graduated with a BA in European Studies (German), at the top of her cohort.

Her dissertation, on Women’s Autobiographical Writing and Gendered Conceptions of National Identity in German South-West Africa, 1905-12, which examined works by Helene von Falkenhausen, Margarethe von Eckenbrecher, Maria Karow and Clara Brockmann, was described by examiners as being of postgraduate-level work and of clearly publishable quality.