Seth LeJacq wins 2015 NECBS David Underdown Prize

Seth LeJacq has been awarded the 2015 Northeast Conference on British Study (NECBS) David Underdown Prize for his paper, “Between Decks: Sodomy, Masculinity, and Abuse of Authority in the Nelsonian Royal Navy.” The prize is awarded annually for the best paper read at the conference by a graduate student. Seth presented his paper as part of the panel, “Gender, Sexuality, and Reputation in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries,” at the 2015 meeting of the NECBS, held at the University of Ottawa.