LARR-University of Florida Article Award
About the Award
The LARR-University of Florida Article Award is presented at each LASA International Congress to the best research article published by the Latin American Research Review (LARR) during the past calendar year (i.e., in the volume of the journal preceding the year of the Congress).
The award covers articles published by LARR in all disciplines and in any language. The winners are expected to be present at the LASA Congress to receive the award in person and participate in a special panel. The winners may also be invited to present their research at the University of Florida.
Call for nominations
The LARR-University of Florida Article Award is offered to the best article published by the Latin American Research Review in its last volume (i.e., the year prior to the award). Research articles published by LARR in all disciplines and any language are eligible for the award; book and documentary film reviews are not eligible.
Nominations from LARR readers and self-nominations from authors are encouraged. Nominators do not require to be LASA members. To nominate an article, complete this nomination form, providing: the title of the article, the LARR issue, the link to the article page in LARR, a brief paragraph indicating the contribution of this paper to the field of Latin American Studies, and the name and e-mail address of the nominator.
Nominations should be submitted to LASA's Award Submission System by December 31, 2020.
Members of the 2021 Selection Committee:
Scott Morgenstrern (Chair)
University of Pittsburgh
University of Illinois, Chicago
Albert Sergio Laguna
2021 - LARR-University of Florida Article Award
Volume 55 (2)
AWARDEE: Joseph M. Pierce, Assistant Professor of Hispanic Languages and Literature, Stony Brook University
2020 - LARR-Pitt Best Article Award
Volume 54 (1)
AWARDEE: Albert Sergio Laguna, Assistant Professor of Ethnicity, Race and Migration, Yale University
2019 - LARR-Pitt Best Article Award
Volume 53 (2)
AWARDEE: Eli Carter, Assistant Professor of Portuguese, University of Virginia