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.

News:

CALL FOR PAPERS: Campuses and Colonialism 

The Clements Center is pleased to announce its research fellows for 2019-2020!

You can read our Fall/spring 2019-2020 newsletter here.

Check out the volumes published by the Clements Center.

Check out the titles in UNC's David J. Weber Series in the New Borderlands History!

 

Upcoming Events:

  • Noon Talks:
    2019-20
    Learn more.

  • Evening Lectures:
    2019-20
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  •  
    2019-20 Symposium:
    Global Environmental
    Borderlands in the
    Age of Empire
    Learn more.


  • The River & The Wall:
    Documentary Screening
    October 8, 2019
    Learn more.