Camilla Townsend

Camilla Townsend is Distinguished Professor of History at Rutgers University. She is the author of numerous books, including Malintzin’s Choices: An Indian Woman in the Conquest of Mexico, Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma, The Annals of Native America: How the Nahuas of Colonial Mexico Kept Their History Alive, and Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs, which have won multiple prizes, among them the Albert J. Beveridge Award awarded by the American Historical Association.

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