H-Net Network on Comparative Borderlands Studies

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H-Borderlands

H-Borderlands is dedicated to the history, culture, politics, and contemporary affairs of the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands specifically, and comparative borderlands more broadly. The network will provide an interdisciplinary forum for scholars and those outside of academe to discuss issues pertinent to Borderlands Studies.

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Southern Historical Association Dissertation Prize

Latin American and Caribbean Section of the Southern Historical Association

LACS Dissertation Prize

The 2014 LACS Dissertation Prize will be awarded to the best dissertation completed and defended in 2013 in the fields of Latin American, Caribbean, American Borderlands and Frontiers, or Atlantic World history.  Dissertations defended at any institution in the US South and adjacent states (i.e. any state in which the SHA has held a meeting) will be considered. Authors must be or become LACS members at the time of submission. 

Submit two files to each of the committee members below: a title and one-page abstract and an electronic version of the dissertation.

Deadline: June 1, 2014

Southern Historical Association Article Prize

Latin American and Caribbean Section of the Southern Historical Association

Kimberly S. Hanger Article Prize

The 2014 Kimberly S. Hanger Article Prize will be awarded to the best article appearing in 2013 in the fields of Latin American, Caribbean, American Borderlands and Frontiers, or Atlantic World history.  Authors must be or become LACS members at the time of submission.

Deadline: June 1, 2014

For Membership information, please see: http://ww2.tnstate.edu/lacs/

Send one electronic copy of the article to each to the following four prize committee members:

Southern Historical Association Book Prize

Latin American and Caribbean Section of the Southern Historical Association

Murdo J. MacLeod Book Prize

The 2014 Murdo J. MacLeod Book Prize will be awarded for the best book published in 2013 in the fields of Latin American, Caribbean, American Borderlands and Frontiers, or Atlantic World history.  Authors must be or become LACS members at the time of submission.

Please send a copy of the book to each committee member.

For Membership information, please see: http://ww2.tnstate.edu/lacs/

Deadline: June 1, 2014

Rachel Moore (Committee Chair)
Department of History and Geography

126 Hardin Hall

Clemson University