Chasing the Santa Fe Ring

Four books published by the University of New Mexico Press won 2014 Southwest Book Awards, to be presented Saturday, Feb. 28 at Ardovino’s Desert Crossing in Sunland Park, N.M., at the Border Regional Library Association annual awards banquet.

UNM Press’s award-winning titles include:

Chasing the Santa Fe Ring: Power and Privilege in Territorial New Mexico, by David L. Caffey

Detonography: The Explosive Art of Evelyn Rosenberg, by Evelyn Rosenberg

Four Square Leagues: Pueblo Indian Land in New Mexico, by Malcolm Ebright, Rick Hendricks and Richard W. Hughes

Sagrado: A Photopoetics Across the Chicano Homeland, by Spencer R. Herrera, Levi Romero and Robert Kaiser

In addition, one book distributed by UNM Press received an award:

The Art & Legacy of Bernardo Miera y Pacheco: New Spain's Explorer, Cartographer, and Artist (Museum of New Mexico Press), edited by Josef Díaz

Managed by the Border Regional Library Association, the annual Southwest Book Awards have been presented since 1971 in recognition of outstanding books about the Southwest. To view the complete list of winners, visit www.brla.info.