The winner of this year’s Wolfson History Prize will be announced at a virtual awards ceremony, hosted on our website from 8pm (BST) on Monday 15 June 2020.

The six books shortlisted for this year’s prize are:


We look forward to welcoming you to this special event, celebrating all our shortlisted authors and revealing this year’s overall winner.

Please note that this event is free and open to all. No advanced registration is required. You can keep up to date with the latest news on the Prize in the lead up to 15 June by following us on our Twitter: @WolfsonHistory  #WolfsonHistoryPrize.