Hispanic Studies

Congratulations to Iris Montero

Visiting assistant professor Iris Montero has just been awarded honorable mention, from the Latin American Studies Association Colonial Section, for the "2021 Best Article in Colonial Latin American Studies by a Junior Scholar" for her article "The Disguise of the Hummingbird: On the Natural History of Huitzilopochtli in the Florentine Codex," Ethnohistory 67.3 (2020).

Additionally, she been awarded a fall 2021 fellowship from the Institute of Advanced Studies in Princeton where she will be working on an exciting new book project titled Souls for Silver: Order, Virtue and Extraction in Colonial Latin America.

¡Enhorabuena, Iris!

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