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Colonia/Colônia 2:3

Aug 18, 2014 | Personal and Professional Notes

Colonia/Colônia 2:3 is now available. Among other items, this issue features the following:

  • a note of welcome from 2014-2015 chair Ann De León (Univ. of Alberta);
  • an article by Santa Arias (Univ. of Kansas) on the winner of the Colonial Section's 2014 Maureen Ahern Doctoral Dissertation Award in Colonial Latin American Studies;
  • an announcement on the naming of Rolena Adorno (Yale Univ.) as the recipient of the Modern Language Association's triennial Award for Lifetime Scholarly Achievement;
  • the call for submissions for the Colonial Section's 2015 prize for Best Article in Colonial Latin American Studies by a Junior Scholar; and
  • an interview with Dr. Hortensia Calvo, the Doris Stone Director of the Latin American Library at Tulane University, in New Orleans, Louisiana, regarding that institution's colonial holdings.