We bring to your attention a new prize created to honor Prof. Antonia I. Castañeda’s contributions to the placement of women in Chicana/o history, early California history, Borderlands history, and women’s and gender studies. This link describes the prize, www.naccs.org/Castaneda, and we would be pleased to receive by January 23d your nominations for the best article or book chapter produced this past year (2011) by a Chicana and/or indigenous independent or junior scholar. The details about the prize are described in more detail at the address linked above.
Thank you on behalf of the selection committee,
Deena J. González