From the time the Book of Mormon was published, its readers have wondered about its geographical setting. Following is a lively debate between two thoughtful scholars. To motivate study of this topic, the Religious Educator offers their different viewpoints.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Hedges, Andrew H. "Cumorah and the Limited Mesoamerican Theory." Religious Educator: Perspectives on the Restored Gospel 10, no. 2 (2009). http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/re/vol10/iss2/13