Faculty Profile for Dr. Jose Carlos de la Puente

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Dr. Jose Carlos de la Puente
Associate Professor — History
Program Faculty — History
TMH 215
phone: (512) 245-2142

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Puente Luna, J. C. de la. (n.d.). Calendars in Knotted Cords: New Evidence on How Khipus Captured Time in the Andes. Ethnohistory, 66(3), 437–464. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1215/00141801-7517868
  • Puente Luna, J. C. de la. (2018). Andean Cosmopolitans: Seeking Justice and Reward at the Spanish Royal Court. Austin, TX, USA: University of Texas Press. https://doi.org/10.7560/314432
  • Puente Luna, J. C. de la. (2017). Incas pecheros y caballeros hidalgos: la desintegración del orden incaico y la génesis de la nobleza incaica colonial en el Cuzco del siglo XVI. Revista Andina, 53, 9–95.
  • Puente Luna, J. C. de la. (2015). That which Belongs to All: Khipus, Community, and Indigenous Legal Activism in the Early Colonial Andes. The Americas, 72(1), 19–54. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/tam.2014.4
  • Puente Luna, J. C. de la. (2014). The Many Tongues of the King: Indigenous Language Interpreters and the Making of the Spanish Empire. Colonial Latin American Review, 23(2), 143–170. https://doi.org/10.1080/10609164.2014.917545

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Flora Trisán Book Prize, Peru Section of the Latin American Studies Association. March 7, 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: José María Arguedas Best Article Prize, Peru Section of the Latin American Studies Association. April 3, 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Tibesar Prize, Conference on Latin American History. 2015

Selected Grants

  • Puente Luna, José Carlos de la (Principal). Research Enhancement Grant Award, Texas State University. (Submitted: 2016, Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.
  • Puente Luna, José Carlos de la. Mendel Fellowship, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Institutional (Higher Ed). (Funded: December 21, 2016 - December 20, 2017). Grant.
  • Puente Luna, José Carlos de la (Principal). National Endowment for the Humanities Faculty Grant, National Endowment for the Humanities, Federal. (Submitted: 2014). Grant.
  • Puente Luna, José Carlos de la (Principal). Research Enhancement Grant Award, Texas State University. (Submitted: 2014). Grant.
  • Puente Luna, José Carlos de la (Principal). Research Enhancement Grant Award, Texas State University. (Submitted: 2011). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
The Howard F. Cline Memorial Prize
January 26, 2017-October 15, 2017
Guest Editor
Histórica. Special Issue on Indigenous Jurisdictions in New Spain and Peru
2016
Member
The James Alexander Robertson Prize Committee of the Conference on Latin American History
December 2015-August 2016
Organizer, Host & Discussant
Southwest Seminar on Colonial Latin American History
October 22, 2015-October 24, 2015
Editorial Review Board Member
ARC Humanities Press. "Mesoamerica, the Caribbean, and South America, 700-1700" Series
March 15, 2019-Present