Competition for 2015 Dissertation Award

The Association for Latin American Art is pleased to announce the

biennial award for an outstanding doctoral dissertation in the field of

Latin American visual culture. Dissertations deposited between

June 2012 and June 2014, on any aspect of the visual culture of

Latin America, in English, Spanish or Portuguese, are eligible.

Dissertations in languages other than these three may be considered,

with prior consultation with Lori Diel, the chair of the award committee.

Nominations in the form of a letter describing the dissertation's

contribution to the field should be sent by September 1, 2014, to the

chair of the award committee. Please include the nominee's current

contact information. Neither nominee nor nominator need be a member of

the Association for Latin American Art. Self-nominations are not

accepted. Should the nominees be deemed eligible, they will have until

October 15, 2014, to submit copies of their dissertation to all three

members of the committee. No more than two nominations will be accepted

from a single dissertation advisor. Nomination letters should be sent


Dr. Lori Diel

Associate Professor of Art History

School of Art

TCU Box 298000

Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX 76129

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