Awards & Winners

Eugene Genovese

Date of Birth 19-May-1930
Place of Birth Brooklyn
(United States of America, New York City, New York, New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Eugene Dominic Genovese, Eugene D. Genovese
Profession Historian, Author
Eugene Dominic Genovese was an American historian of the American South and American slavery. He has been noted for bringing a Marxist perspective to the study of power, class and relations between planters and slaves in the South. His work Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made won the Bancroft Prize. He later abandoned the Left and Marxism, and embraced traditionalist conservatism.

Awards by Eugene Genovese

Check all the awards nominated and won by Eugene Genovese.


Bancroft Prize
Honored for : Roll, Jordan, Roll
Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards
Honored for : Roll, Jordan, Roll

Nominations 1975 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for History Roll, Jordan, Roll