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CLACS 2023 Dissertation Prize awarded to Joshua Schnell

May 16, 2023

CLACS is thrilled to announce that the winner of the 2023 CLACS Dissertation Prize is Joshua Schnell of the Anthropology Department. His dissertation is titled, "Cultures of Oral Care in the Southern Maya Lowlands (250 BCE - 1000 CE)."


The CLACS Dissertation Prize is awarded to the best dissertation in the area of Latin American and Caribbean Studies written by a current Brown University graduate student from any discipline who defended and submitted their Ph.D. dissertation by April 30, 2023. The prize carries with it an award of $500.