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Organization name: Duke University
Key words: Carlyle (ANY of these words -- matching substrings)
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RQ-260718-18

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
David R. Sorensen (Project Director: November 2017 to present)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

The preparation for print publication of volumes 46, 47, and 48 of the Collected Letters of English author Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) and his wife, Jane Welsh Carlyle (1801-1866), and publication of volumes 45-47 in an existing online archive. (36 months)

With its first volumes published in 1970, the Duke-Edinburgh edition of The Collected Letters of Thomas (TC) and Jane Welsh Carlyle (JWC) is regarded by biographers, historians, critics, students, and general readers as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century. Forty-five volumes have been published to date in book form by Duke University Press, and the first 43 volumes have been published in The Carlyle Letters Online (http://carlyleletters.dukeupress.edu/), with volume 44 having been encoded and now in the process of final editing, to be added to the site early in 2018. This ongoing digital project, of 16 years to date, brings access to the Carlyles and their times to an increasing global audience, with well over a million downloads of full-page text to users from more than 180 nations. The online edition of the Carlyles’ letters is regarded as a pioneering model in the growing field of digital humanities.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Editions and Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Totals (outright + match):
$300,000 (approved)
$287,500 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/2018 – 9/30/2021


RQ-230411-15

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
David R. Sorensen (Project Director: December 2014 to present)
Stephen Cohn (Co Project Director: December 2015 to present)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

The preparation for print publication of volumes 43, 44, and 45 of the Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, and publication of volumes 39-41 in an existing online archive. (36 months)

Begun in 1970, the Duke-Edinburgh edition of The Collected Letters of Thomas [TC] and Jane Welsh [JWC] Carlyle is regarded by biographers, historians, critics, students, and general readers as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century. Forty-two volumes have been published to date in book form by Duke University Press, and the first thirty-eight volumes have been published in the Carlyle Letters Online (http://carlyleletters.org), with volumes 39-41 now in the process of being encoded, edited, and set for release in spring 2015. This culmination of a thirteen-year effort to bring the Carlyles to the digital world has greatly increased the global accessibility of the edition. Through November 2014 of the current grant period, which began in October 2012, the CLO has had more than one million of its full-text pages accessed in more than 180 countries and has established itself as a leader in the now essential field of digital humanities.

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Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Editions and Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Totals (outright + match):
$262,000 (approved)
$262,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/2015 – 9/30/2018


RQ-50631-12

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
David R. Sorensen (Project Director: December 2011 to May 2016)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

The preparation for print publication of volumes 40-42 of the Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, and publication of volumes 39-41 in an existing online archive. (36 months)

Begun in 1970, the Duke-Edinburgh edition of The Collected Letters of Thomas [TC] and Jane Welsh [JWC] Carlyle is regarded by biographers, historians, critics, students, and general readers as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century. Thirty-nine volumes have been published to date in book form by Duke University Press, and the first 35 volumes of the project have been mounted into The Carlyle Letters Online (http://www.carlyleletters.org), with volumes 36-38 now in the process of being encoded, edited, and set for incorporation in summer 2012. This culmination of a ten-year effort to bring the Carlyles to the digital world has greatly increased the global accessibility of the edition. Through Oct. 2011 of the current grant period, which began in July 2009, the CLO has had more than 560,000 of its full-text html pages accessed in more than 100 countries and has established itself as a leader in the now essential field of digital humanities.

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Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Editions and Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Totals (outright + match):
$260,000 (approved)
$245,719 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015


RQ-50376-09

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
David R. Sorensen (Project Director: November 2008 to June 2013)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

Preparation for print publication of volumes 37, 38, and 39 and online publication of volumes 36, 37, and 38 of the Collected Letters. (36 months)

Begun in 1970, the Duke-Edinburgh edition of the Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle is regarded by biographers, historians, critics, students, and general readers as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century. Thirty-six volumes have been published to date in book form by Duke University Press, and the first thirty-two volumes of the project were published in September 2007 as The Carlyle Letters Online (http://carlyleletters.org). This culmination of a nine-year effort to bring the Carlyles to the digital world has increased the global accessibility of the edition, with the online version registering an average of approximately 160,000 hits per week in thirty-five to forty different countries. With its impending aggregation into the NINES consortium, the CLO has established itself as a leader in the now essential venture of digital humanities.

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Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Editions and Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Totals (outright + match):
$210,000 (approved)
$195,410 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012


RQ-50203-06

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
David R. Sorensen (Project Director: November 2005 to February 2010)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

Publication of volumes 34-36 of the Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle. (36 months)

Begun in 1970, the Duke-Edinburgh edition of the Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle is regarded by biographers, historians, critics, students, and general readers as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century. Thirty-three volumes have been published in book form by Duke University Press, and the edition continues to make a decisive impact on Victorian and nineteenth-century studies. An internet edition will be made available in 2006.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Editions and Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Totals (outright + match):
$175,000 (approved)
$156,864 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/2006 – 6/30/2009


RQ-50029-03

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
David R. Sorensen (Project Director: September 2002 to December 2006)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

The preparation and publication of volumes 31, 32 and 33 (print and electronic versions) and continued preparation of volume 34 of the Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, covering the years 1855-1860. (36 months)

Begun in 1970, the Duke-Edinburgh edition of The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle is regarded by biographers, historians, critics, students, and general readers as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century. Thirty volumes have been published in book form by Duke University Press, and the edition continues to make a decisive impact on Victorian and nineteenth-century studies. The editors hope that its influence will be extended, with printed volumes being published in conjunction with a digital version, which will be available to a larger and more diverse audience on the World Wide Web.

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Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Editions and Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Totals (outright + match):
$175,000 (approved)
$175,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/2003 – 6/30/2006


RZ-20548-00

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
David R. Sorensen (Project Director: September 1999 to August 2004)
The Carlyle Letters Project

To support the publication of three additional print volumes and preparation of a digital version of the entire Duke-Edinburgh edition of the Carlyle letters to be presented on the World Wide Web.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Collaborative Research

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$150,000 (approved)
$150,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/2000 – 6/30/2004


RP-21954-95

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
Valerie Millholland (Project Director: February 1995 to January 1998)
The Collected Letters of Thomas & Jane Welsh Carlyle, Volume 23, ed. by Clyde de L. Ryals & Kenneth J. Fielding

To support the publication of one volume in a comprehensive edition of the letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Publications

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$7,000 (approved)
$7,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/1995 – 12/31/1996


RP-21822-94

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
Valerie Millholland (Project Director: March 1994 to April 1996)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, Vol. 22, ed. by Clyde de L. Ryals and Kenneth J. Fielding

To support the publication of one volume in a comprehensive edition of the letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Publications

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$7,000 (approved)
$7,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/1994 – 9/30/1995


RP-21547-92

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
Stephen M. Salemson (Project Director: April 1992 to May 1995)
The Collected Letters of Thomas & Jane Welsh Carlyle, Vol. 20, ed. by Clyde de L. Ryals & Kenneth J. Fielding

To support the publication of volume 20 in a 32-volume edition of the letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Publications

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$7,000 (approved)
$7,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/1992 – 4/30/1993


RP-21184-89

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
Joanne Ferguson (Project Director: April 1989 to July 1991)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, Vols. 16, 17, 18 (Clyde de L. Ryals, general editor)

To support the publication of Volumes 16, 17, and 18 in an edition of the collected letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Publications

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$14,000 (approved)
$14,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/1989 – 3/30/1991


RP-20893-86

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
Joanne Ferguson (Project Director: April 1986 to April 1988)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, Vols. 13, 14, 15

To support the publication of three volumes in a comprehensive edition of the letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.

Project fields:
British Literature

Program:
Scholarly Publications

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$16,880 (approved)
$16,880 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/1986 – 10/31/1987


RP-20550-84

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
Joanne Ferguson (Project Director: November 1983 to October 1990)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, Vols. 10 & 11

To support publication of Volumes 10 and 11 in the comprehensive edition of theletters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.

Project fields:
British Literature; Medieval Studies

Program:
Scholarly Publications

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$15,000 (approved)
$15,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
4/1/1984 – 9/30/1985


RE-20298-83

Duke University (Durham, NC 27705-4677)
Clyde Ryals (Project Director: January 1983 to October 1990)
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

To support consultation to determine the automated design system needed to facilitate the editing and publication of The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.

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Project fields:
British Literature; History, General

Program:
Editions

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$5,750 (approved)
$5,750 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/1983 – 6/30/1984