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Yale University Press Award Winners

The Genius
Elijah of Vilna and the Making of Modern Judaism


Sami Rohr Prize

This book offers a new narrative of modern Jewish history based on the life and legacy of the most influential modern rabbinic figure, the eighteenth-century rabbi Elijah ben Solomon, known as the Vilna Gaon.


The Yaquis and the Empire
Violence, Spanish Imperial Power, and Native Resilience in Colonial Mexico


David J. Weber-Clements Prize

The first major publication in more than thirty years on the colonial history of the Yaqui people, this book explores the ironies of the relationship between the Yaquis and the Spanish from 1533 through Mexican independence in 1821.

Cloth ISBN: 9780300179309   $85.00

Cloth ISBN: 9780300196894   $50.00


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