Andrés Ramos Mattei—Neville Hall Article Prize

The Association of Caribbean Historians (ACH) Andrés Ramos Mattei-Neville Hall Article Prize is a biennial award that recognizes the best article in the field of Caribbean history.  The next prize will be awarded in 2020, and will cover work published in 2018 and 2019.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Any history or general work acceptable as an historical work published in a scholarly journal between 2018 and 2019 is eligible for the award.
  • Publication may be in English, Spanish, French or Dutch.
  • Work should be marked by felicity of prose style and clarity of expression.

Call for Submissions:

Authors, publishers, editors and others interested in submitting articles for consideration must submit nominations to the chair and other members of the adjudicating committee by January 15, 2020. The winner will be announced at the next ACH Annual Conference.

It is important that one copy of the article nominated be sent directly by email, courier or airmail to each member of the committee.  The addresses for this year’s committee are:

Sasha Turner (Chair)
Johns Hopkins University
History Department
3400 N. Charles Street
338B Gilman Hall
Baltimore, MD 21218

Dominique Rogers
Université des Antilles
Faculté des Lettres et Sciences humaines
Département d’Histoire
Campus de Schoelcher, BP 7207
97275 Shoelcher Cedex
Email:  /

Elena Schneider
Department of History
3229 Dwinelle Hall
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-2550

If you would like more information on the award, please contact the ACH Secretary-Treasurer at The next award will be made at the 52nd Annual Conference in 2020. The call for submissions will be issued after the 51st Annual Conference in 2019 and will cover publications in 2018 and 2019.