Cohen, Deborah

Deborah Cohen teaches at Brown University.  Her first book, The War Come Home: Disabled Veterans in Britain and Germany, 1914-1939 (University of California Press, 2001), was awarded the Allan Sharlin Prize.  Household Gods, her second book, won the American Historical Association’s Forkosch Prize and was the co-winner of the North American Conference on British Studies’ Albion Prize.  Cohen has held fellowships from the National Humanities Center, the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library, the American Council of Learned Societies’ Burkhardt Fellowship, and the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

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On her book Household Gods: The British and their Possessions
(Our Cover Feature of December 08, 2009)