John E. Fagg Prize Recipients

Established through a bequest from John E. Fagg, who taught Latin American history at New York University from 1945 to 1981, this prize was conferred annually for the best publication in the history of Spain and Latin America from 2001 to 2010.


Dr. Maria M. Portuondo, Secret Science: Spanish Cosmography and the New World (Univ. of Chicago Press)


Dr. Stuart B. Schwartz, All Can Be Saved: Religious Tolerance and Salvation in the Iberian Atlantic World (Yale Univ. Press)


Dr. Laura E.S. Gotkowitz, A Revolution for Our Rights: Indigenous Struggles for Land and Justice in Bolivia, 1880-1952 (Duke Univ. Press)


Dr. Sabine G. MacCormack, On the Wings of Time: Rome, the Incas, Spain, and Peru (Princeton Univ. Press)


Dr. David J. Weber, Bárbaros: Spaniards and Their Savages in the Age of Enlightenment (Yale Univ. Press)


Dr. Brian A. Catlos, The Victors and the Vanquished: Christians and Muslims of Catalonia and Aragon, 1050-1300 (Cambridge Univ. Press)


Dr. Aline Helg, Liberty and Equality in Caribbean Colombia, 1770-1835 (Univ. of North Carolina Press)


Dr. Laurent M. Dubois, A Colony of Citizens: Revolution & Slave Emancipation in the French Caribbean, 1787-1804. (Univ. of North Carolina Press for the Omohundro Inst. of Early American History and Culture)


Dr. Richard Lee Turits, Foundations of Despotism: Peasants, the Trujillo Regime, and Modernity in Dominican History (Stanford Univ. Press)


Dr. Daryle Williams, Culture Wars in Brazil: The First Vargas Regime, 1930-1945 (Duke Univ. Press)


Dr. Jorge Canizares-Esguerra, How to Write the History of the New World: Histories, Epistemologies, and Identities in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World (Stanford Univ. Press)