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LIONEL BASNEY AWARD RECIPIENTS

2015
Emily Griesinger
“Religious Belief in a Secular Age: Literary Modernism and Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway"
Volume 64, No. 4

2014
Brian Conniff
“Don DeLillo’s Ignatian Moment: Religious Longing and Theological Encounter in Falling Man"
Volume 63, No. 1

2013
Christopher Denny

"Revisiting Dante's Promised End: Eschatological Implications for Peguy's Jeanne d'Arc Mysteries"
Volume 62, No. 4

2012
Cynthia Wallace

"Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and the Paradoxes of Postcolonial Redemption"

Volume 61, No. 3

2009

James Matthew Wilson

“The Realism of Helen Pinkerton”

Volume 58, No. 4 

2008

Monica Brzezinski Potkay

"The Parable of the Sower and Obscurity in the Prologue to Marie de France's Lais"

Volume 57, No. 3

2007
James Matthew Wilson

"Representing the Limits of Judgment: Yvor Winters, Emily Dickinson, and Religious Experience"

Volume 56, No. 3 


Finalist
Denise T. Askin

"Carnival in the ‘Temple':
Flannery O'Connor's Dialogic Parable of Artistic Vocation"

Volume 56, No. 4

2006
Scott McLaren

“Saving the Monsters? Images of Redemption in the Gothic Tales of George MacDonald"

Volume 55, No. 2

2005
Phillip J. Donnelly

“Enthusiastic Poetry and Rationalized Christianity: The Poetic Theory of John Dennis”
Volume 54, No. 2

2004
Jens Zimmermann

"Quo Vadis?: Literary Theory beyond Postmodernism"

Volume 53, No. 4

2003

Nathan Bracher

"The Cold-War Christian Humanism of Francois Mauriac"

Volume 52, No. 3

2002

Sanford Schwartz

"Paradise Reframed: Lewis, Bergson, and Changing Times on Perelandra"

Volume 51, No. 4

2001

Emily Griesinger

"Why Baby Suggs, Holy, Quit Preaching the Word: Redemption and Holiness in Toni Morrison’s Beloved"

Volume 50, No. 4 

2000

Janet L. Larson

"Josephine Butler’s Catharine of Siena: Writing (Auto)Biography as a Feminist Spiritual Practice"

Volume 48, No. 4 
and

"Praying Bodies, Spectacular Martyrs, and the Virile Sisterhood: 'Salutary and Useful Confusions' in Josephine Butler’s Catherine of Siena"

Volume 49, No. 1