John Pickard Essay Prize Competition Winners 2017

Every year the Pre-Raphaelite Society runs a Poetry Prize and the John Pickard Essay Prize. We are delighted to announce the winners for 2017:

The 2017 John Pickard Essay Prize

The Editor is delighted to announce that the John Pickard Essay Prize winner is Katherine Hinzman, for her essay ‘‘It is clear I am a heretic’: Edward Burne-Jones, Theology, and Artistic ‘Heresy’’.

Second place is Melissa Gustin for ‘Pomegranates in Autumn: Ruminations on Rossetti’s Final Proserpine’.

Third place is David Billingsley for ‘The drawings behind Pre-Raphaelite love and death’.