Michael C. Meyer Award

Michael C. Meyer for Best Book on Mexican History in a Five-Year Period

This prize is awarded to the outstanding book published by a member of the association in the previous 5 calendar years on the subject of Mexican history. Deadline: February 23rd, 2018.

Prize Committee:

Stephen Neufeld, Committee Chair
Department of History
California State University-Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92834-6846


Robert Weiss
Department of History University of Northern Colorado
Campus Box 116
Greeley, CO 80639


Frances Ramos
Department of History
4202 E. Fowler Avenue SOC 107
Tampa, FL 33620-8100

Previous Award Winners

2013 Frances L. Ramos, University of Southern Florida
Identity, Ritual, and Power in Colonial Puebla. (University of Arizona Press, 2012)

Special Commendation: William H. Beezley, University of Arizona
A Companion to Mexican History and Culture. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011)

2009 John Mason Hart, University of Houston
Empire and Revolution: The Americans in Mexico Since the Civil War. (University of California Press, 2002)

2005 Friedrich E. Schuler, Portland State University
Mexico between Hitler and Roosevelt: Mexican Foreign Relations in the Age of Lázaro Cárdenas, 1934-1940. (UNM Press, 1998)