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ANN: Lecturer opportunity

I am writing on behalf of one of the USA’s premier educational institutions, which is looking for a scholar who can give three lectures during a May 2-13 luxury cruise along the west coast of Central America that would make the following ports of call:
  Puntarenas, Costa Rica
  San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua
  Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala
  Acapulco, Mexico
  Mazatlán, Mexico
  Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  San Diego, California

ANN: H-Latam Syllabus Prize


The Teaching Committee of the CLAH has partnered with an anonymous donor to offer a $100 prize for the best syllabus posted to H-Latam.  If the project is deemed successful after a five-year period, the donor has promised to provide a permanent endowment to grant the prize annually.

To be considered for the prize, which will be awarded at the CLAH-AHA annual meetings, the following criteria must be met: