Peter R. Brown awarded Dan David Prize for 'Retrieving the Past'

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015
by carolynh

Peter Brown, the Philip and Beulah Rollins Professor of History Emeritus has been awarded the 2015 Dan David Prize which recognizes achievements having an outstanding scientific, technological, cultural or social impact. Brown, recognized for reshaping our understanding of social and cultural change, will be awarded the $1 million prize in the category of "Retrieving the Past: Historians and Their Sources" at a ceremony May 17 at Tel Aviv University in Israel. Dan David Prize list of laureates