Adrian Bantjes Award

Adrian Bantjes Prize for Best Graduate Student Paper

This award (in honor of Adrian Bantjes) honors the best graduate student presentation at the annual meeting. $200.00 award. Deadline: March 1st, 2017.

Prize Committee:
Head: Anna Alexander, California State University, East Bay
Mailing Address:
Department of History
California State University, East Bay

Michael Kirkpatrick, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Mailing Address:
Arts & Administration Building, Room A4019
St. John’s, NL A1C 5S7

Catherine Tracy Goode, Independent Scholar

Previous Award Winners

2016 Jennifer C. González, Michigan State University

“Marriage and Sex in Colonial New Mexico, 1681-1730: The Deflowerment Cases”


2015 James Mestaz, University of Illinois at Chicago

“Their Technology, Our Way: Mayo Uses of Fuerte River”


2014 Julia Ogden, University of Texas

“Sodomy, Masculinity and Victimized Adolescents in Buenos Aires, 1853-1912”


2013 Michael D. Kirkpatrick, University of Saskatchewan

“Stasis and the Culture of Movement in Liberal Guatemala City”


2012 Anna Alexander, University of Arizona

“Calculated Responses to Gut-Wrenching Tragedy: Technological Innovation and Fire Safety in Mexico City, 1860-1910”