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Congratulations to Evelyne Laurent-Perrault!

Professor Evelyne Laurent-Perrault has recently been recognized for her accomplishments on multiple fronts. She received a Faculty Career Development Award and a Center for New World Comparative Studies Fellowship at the John Carter Brown Library. Additionally, the volume Demando mi libertad: Mujeres negras y sus estrategias de resistencia en la Nueva Granada, Venezuela y Cuba, 1700-1800, to which Professor Laurent-Perrault contributed the chapter “Esclavizadas, cimarronaje y la Ley en Venezuela, 1760-1809,” was awarded the Montserrat Ordóñez Prize recognizing the chapters’ advancements in the fields of gender studies and women’s history.