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LACS Professor Maria Elena García Awarded NEH Grant

January 7, 2019

The National Endowment for the Humanities has announced $14.8 million in new grants to support 253 humanities projects nationwide. Comparative History of Ideas Professor María Elena García is being awarded $40,000 to complete Gastro-Politics, Race, and Species in Peru, a book-length study about the recent culinary boom in Peru that has made Lima one of the top food destinations in the world.