H-Caribbean is an H-Net network sponsored by the Association of Caribbean Historians. This network seeks to overcome the linguistic, political, and geographic fragmentation that has traditionally characterized the field and region; provide access to debates and discussions on Caribbean studies; act as a resource to academics teaching and researching in associated fields; and reinforce the growing awareness of the region as an important and rich area for further research and study.

Recent Content

Announcing the ACH 2019 Elsa Goveia Book Prize Winner: Randy Browne for Surviving Slavery in the British Caribbean

The Association of Caribbean Historians (ACH) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2019 Elsa Goveia Book Prize book in recognition of excellence in the field of Caribbean history, Randy M. Browne for his latest book entitled, Surviving Slavery in the British Caribbean (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017).

The ACH Welcomes Submissions for the Andrés Ramos Mattei-Neville Hall Article Prize 2019-20

The Association of Caribbean Historians (ACH) Andrés Ramos Mattei-Neville Hall Article Prize is a biennial award that recognizes the best article in the field of Caribbean history.  The next prize will be awarded in 2020, and will cover work published in 2018 and 2019.

Eligibility Criteria:

•    Any history or general work acceptable as an historical work published in a scholarly journal between 2018 and 2019 is eligible for the award.

•    Publication may be in English, Spanish, French or Dutch.