Letters

Letters


Spring 2009, Vol. 17, No. 2 (requires Adobe Acrobat)

External Grants and Fellowships

We extend congratulations to our colleagues in the humanities and social sciences in the College of Arts and Science for receiving the following external grants and fellowships for their scholarly research as a result of applications submitted in the 2007 calendar year. We rely on departments to provide us with this information.

Michael Bess
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
American Council of Learned Societies Research Fellowship
Icarus 2.0: A Historian’s Perspective on Human Biological Enhancement

James Bloom
American Council of Learned Societies Research Fellowship
The Birth of the Middle Class and the Rise of Painting in Early Modern Flanders

Joy Calico
American Council of Learned Societies Frederick Burkhardt Fellowship
A Musical Remigration: Schoenberg’s “A Survivor from Warsaw” in
Postwar Europe

Laura Carpenter
National Science Foundation
News Media Coverage and the Construction of Public Health Problems

Lauren Clay
National Endowment for the Humanities Research Fellowship
Theatre in France and the Colonies, 1680–1789

Anastasia Curwood
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Career
Enhancement Fellowship for Junior Faculty
A Catalyst for Change: The Life of Shirley Chisholm

Katharine Donato
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
of the National Institutes of Health
Migration and Access to Care: An Innovative Population-Based
Sampling Strategy

Leonard Folgarait
Getty Research Institute Scholar Research Grant
Pablo Picasso, Henri Bergson, Gertrude Stein, and the Turn to
Cubism, 1909

Lisa Guenther
McGill Centre for Research and Teaching on Women Fellowship
Singularity and Feminist Philosophy

Barbara Hahn
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
Hannah Arendt’s Literature

Rick Hilles
American Academy in Rome Visiting Artist in Residence
The James Merrill Writer-in-Residence Program

Larry Isaac
National Endowment for the Humanities Research Fellowship
Elite Paramilitaries in the Gilded Age: Private Militias in Cleveland, Ohio

John Janusek
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection Fellowship
in Pre-Columbian Studies
Pre-Columbian Urbanism in Comparative Perspective: Space, Society,
and Long-Term Human-Landscape Relations

Curtiss T. & Mary G. Brennan Foundation Research Grant
Sunken Basins (Qochas) in the Southern Lake Titicaca Basin:
An Ethno-archaeological Investigation

Jonathan Lamb
Cambridge University Centre for Research in the Social Sciences
and Humanities Research Fellowship
The Evolution of Sympathy

King’s College, Cambridge University Visiting Research Fellowship
The Things Things Say – A Study of First Person Narratives of Things
in the Eighteenth Century

Mireille Lee
American Council of Learned Societies Research Fellowship
Kalos Kosmos: The Body, Dress and Identity in Early Greece

Nancy Reisman
American Academy in Rome Visiting Artist in Residence
The James Merrill Writer-in-Residence Program

Norbert Ross
National Science Foundation
Language and Conceptual Development: Role of Language Differences and Bilingualism in the Development of Spatial Concepts Among Tzotzil Maya & Spanish–Speaking Adults and Children

Allison Schachter
National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend
Geographies of Jewish Culture: Hebrew and Yiddish Modernism
in New York

Mitchell Seligson
Inter-American Development Bank
Democratic Indicators Monitoring Surveys in Chile, Venezuela,
and Argentina

United States Agency for International Development
Defending Our Understanding of the Effects of U.S. Foreign Assistance
on Democracy Building

United States Agency for International Development
Latin American Democratic Indicators Monitoring System
(18 Latin American Nations)

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