Congratulations to Dr. Bianca Premo

Dr. Bianca Premo received the 2012 Vanderwood Prize from the Conference on Latin American History for the article “An Equity against the Law: Slave Rights and Creole Jurisprudence in Spanish America,” Slavery & Abolition 32, no. 4 (2011): 495-51; and her article “Before the Law: Women’s Petitions in the Eighteenth-Century Spanish Empire,” Comparative Studies in Society and History 53, no. 2 (2011): 261-289, received the Honorable Mention for the 2012 Kimberly Hanger Prize, Latin American Section, Southern Historical Association. Dr. Premo's article, “Familiar: Thinking beyond Lineage and across Race in the Spanish Atlantic" will be published in the April 2013 William & Mary Quarterly.