Welcome to the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Established in fall 1996, the Clements Center promotes research, publishing, teaching, and public programming in a variety of fields of inquiry related to Texas, the American Southwest, and the U.S.-Mexico borderlands.
Clements Center publication Diario de Ángel Calderón de la Barca: Primero Ministro de España en México wins honorable mention from the “Antonio García Cubas del Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia" in the category of "libros de divulgación."
New books released this fall by former fellows Jason Mellard and Dan Arreola.
Congratulations to Lance R. Blyth, the winner of the Weber-Clements Prize for Best Non-fiction book on Southwestern America published in 2012!
Congratulations to Weber-Clements Prize finalists Matt Garcia and Joshua Paddison.
New! The Clements Center's fall 2013 newsletter!
The Clements Center is pleased to announce its research fellows for 2013-2014.
First 100 Years
January 22, 2014
Rethinking Horses, Native
Americans & Colonialism
January 29, 2014
February 19, 2014
Update on a Great
Aridness in the Southwest
March 19, 2014