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Date range: 2005-2012
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Marianne Cecilia Gaposchkin
Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH 03755)
FB-56015-12
Liturgy and the Crusades, 1095-1400

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2014

Claire Ortiz Hill
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-56019-12
Translation of Edmund Husserl's Lectures on Logic and General Theory of Science

No description available.

Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Becky Marianna Nicolaides
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-56050-12
Social and Civic Transformation in Suburban Los Angeles Since 1945

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 2/1/2012 – 1/31/2013

Jules Witcover
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-56058-12
Evolution of the Vice Presidency in Politics and Governance

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 4/1/2012 – 3/31/2013

Kenda Mutongi
Williams College (Williamstown, MA 01267-2600)
FB-56100-12
Matatu Workers, Passengers, and the History of Public Transportation in Nairobi, Kenya

No description available.

Project fields: African History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Zeynep Celik
New Jersey Institute of Technology (Newark, NJ 07102-1824)
FB-56119-12
The History of 20th-Century Controversies Over the Possession of Antiquities

No description available.

Project fields: Architecture
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 2/28/2013

Richard B. Allen
Framingham State College (Framingham, MA 01702-2471)
FB-56133-12
European Slave Trading in the Indian Ocean, 1500-1850

No description available.

Project fields: Area Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2013

Michele Marie Greet
George Mason University (Fairfax, VA 22030-4444)
FB-56134-12
Transatlantic Encounters: Latin American Artists in Paris between the Wars

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2013

Henry Hart
College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
FB-56142-12
Irish Poet Seamus Heaney (b. 1939): A Critical Biography

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Chip Colwell-Chanthaphonh
Denver Museum of Nature and Science (Denver, CO 80205)
FB-56147-12
Museums, Native America, and the Repatriation Debate

No description available.

Project fields: Anthropology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2013 – 5/31/2014

Roxanne L. Euben
Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA 02481-8203)
FB-56162-12
Understanding Muslim Conceptions of Humiliation

No description available.

Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Rose Marie Beebe
Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA 95053-0001)
FB-56164-12
Mariano Vallejo's 1875 History of Spanish and Mexican California: An Annotated Translation and Biographical Study

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2012 – 7/31/2013

Mark Russell Wilson
University of North Carolina, Charlotte (Charlotte, NC 28223-0001)
FB-56180-12
American Business and the Winning of World War II

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Valerie Tiberius
University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN 55455-0425)
FB-56222-12
A Philosophical Consideration of Wisdom, Friendship, and Value

No description available.

Project fields: Ethics
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2013 – 12/31/2013

Elizabeth Lorraine Keathley
University of North Carolina, Greensboro (Greensboro, NC 27412-5068)
FB-56224-12
The Feminine Face of Musical Modernism: Women as Collaborators in Arnold Schoenberg's Musical Networks

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2012 – 7/31/2013

Eric Scott Gardner
Saginaw Valley State University (University Center, MI 48710-0001)
FB-56231-12
The Black Press in American Print Culture during the Civil War Era and the AME Church's "Christian Recorder"

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Craig W. Kallendorf
Texas A & M University System Office (College Station, TX 77843-0001)
FB-56237-12
Varying Editions of Classical Literary Texts and Their Reception: A Case Study of the Roman Poet Virgil

No description available.

Project fields: Classical Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,308
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2013

Gretchen T. Buggeln
Valparaiso University (Valparaiso, IN 46383-4543)
FB-56255-12
Churches for Today: Modernism and Suburban Expansion in Postwar America

No description available.

Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2012 – 7/31/2013

Bennett W. Helm
Franklin and Marshall College (Lancaster, PA 17603-2802)
FB-56269-12
Defining Moral Communities: Respect, Dignity, and the Reactive Attitudes

No description available.

Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Jonathan Rieder
Barnard College (New York, NY 10027-6000)
FB-56297-12
A Reinterpretation of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Letter from Birmingham Jail"

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $29,400
Grant period: 6/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Gonzalo Rubio
Pennsylvania State University (University Park, PA 16802-7000)
FB-56300-12
The Earliest Semitic Literature: Ebla and Early Dynastic Mesopotamia

No description available.

Project fields: Ancient Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2012 – 7/31/2013

Anthony Cerulli
Hobart and William Smith Colleges (Geneva, NY 14456-3301)
FB-56351-12
The Study of Gurukula: South Indian Traditional Medical Education and Its Classical Texts

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: South Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2013

Lakshmi Srinivas
University of Massachusetts, Boston (Boston, MA 02125-3300)
FB-56353-12
Indian Cinema and the Active Audience: An Ethnographic Study

No description available.

Project fields: Sociology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $37,800
Grant period: 1/1/2012 – 9/30/2012

Tamara Cohn Eskenazi
Hebrew Union College, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA 90007-3717)
FB-56366-12
Out from the Shadows: Biblical Women and Women in the Persian Period, 6th-4th Centuries BCE

No description available.

Project fields: Ancient Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2013 – 8/31/2013

Anne Boyd Rioux
University of New Orleans (New Orleans, LA 70148-0001)
FB-56384-12
American Writer Constance Fenimore Woolson (1840-1894): A Biography

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Edward George Baring
Drew University (Madison, NJ 07940-1493)
FB-56460-12
The Spread of Phenomenology in Europe during the 20th Century

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2013

John Oliver Perpener
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-56469-12
Political and Social Activism in African American Concert Dance: Eleo Pomare and the Black Arts Movement

No description available.

Project fields: Dance History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 3/1/2012 – 2/28/2013

Paul Lucier
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-56477-12
Exploration and Industry: Science and the History of Mining in the American West

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

John E. Cort
Denison University (Granville, OH 43023-1533)
FB-56486-12
The Devotional Culture of the Digambar Jains in North India

No description available.

Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2013

Anne Monroe Lambright
Trinity College, Hartford (Hartford, CT 06106-3100)
FB-56509-12
Andean Truths: Transitional Justice, Ethnicity, and Cultural Production in Post-Shining Path Peru

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2012 – 7/31/2013

Martin D. Gallivan
College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
FB-56514-12
A History of Space, Place, and Power in the Algonquian Chesapeake, A.D. 200-1644

No description available.

Project fields: Archaeology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2012 – 7/31/2013

Harlow G. Snyder
Davidson College (Davidson, NC 28036)
FB-56529-12
Christian Groups in Second-Century Rome

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2012 – 7/31/2013

Tanya Elisabeth Kevorkian
Millersville University (Millersville, PA 17551-1800)
FB-56542-12
The Musical Experience in German Baroque Towns

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Woody Holton
University of South Carolina, Columbia (Columbia, SC 29208-0001)
FB-56562-12
Liberty is Sweet: An Integrated History of the American Revolution

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

James Morton Turner
Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA 02481-8203)
FB-56565-12
An Environmental History of Batteries and a Culture of Mobility

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2012 – 8/31/2012

Michael William Wyatt
Stanford University (Stanford, CA 94305)
FB-56636-12
John Florio and the Circulation of "Stranger" Cultures in Early Stuart Britain

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Beth Barton Schweiger
University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR )
FB-56666-12
The Literate South: Reading and Freedom in the Early U.S.

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2013

Gregory S. Aldrete
University of Wisconsin, Green Bay (Green Bay, WI 54311-7003)
FB-55318-11
Riots in Ancient Rome

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Ancient History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2012 – 5/31/2013

Frank Graziano
Connecticut College (New London, CT 06320-4150)
FB-55355-11
Mexican Votive Painting and the Miracle of Everyday Life

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Religion, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Oleg Viktorowitch Bychkov
St. Bonaventure University (St. Bonaventure, NY 14778)
FB-55357-11
Translation of John Duns Scotus' Reportatio IV-A (Book Four, Version A)

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-55374-11
Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the United States of America

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Timothy D. Walker
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth (North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2356)
FB-55385-11
Global Medical Exchanges in the Portuguese Colonial World: The Dissemination of Indigenous Remedies and Healing Knowledge, c

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

John B. Foster
George Mason University (Fairfax, VA 22030-4444)
FB-55415-11
Transnational Tolstoy: Between the West and the World

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Comparative Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Theodore Randolph Catton
University of Montana (Missoula, MT 59801)
FB-55448-11
Fur Trade Society and Cultural Identity in the U.S./Canada Borderlands, 1790-1823

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 12/31/2011

Liesl Marie Olson
Newberry Library (Chicago, IL 60610-3380)
FB-55474-11
Chicago Makes Modernism

No description available.

Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 12/31/2011

Rosemarie Zagarri
George Mason University (Fairfax, VA 22030-4444)
FB-55518-11
Calcutta on the Potomac: An East India Nabob in the Early American Republic

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2012

Samuel Joseph Liebhaber
Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT 05753)
FB-55526-11
Bedouin Without Arabic: Language, Poetry, and the Mahra of Southeast Yemen

No description available.

Project fields: Near and Middle Eastern Languages
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Karen S. Jacobs
University of Colorado, Boulder (Boulder, CO 80309-0001)
FB-55530-11
Trace Atlas: Itineraries of Postmodern Literary Space

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2012 – 5/31/2013

Susie Lan Cassel
California State University, San Marcos (San Marcos, CA 92069)
FB-55535-11
The Ah Quin Diaries Scholarly Editing Project

No description available.

Project fields: Asian American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2012

Tilden Russell
Southern Connecticut State University (New Haven, CT 06515-1355)
FB-55548-11
The Compleat Dancing Master: A Translation of Gottfried Taubert's Rechtschaffener Tantzmeister (1717)

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Dance History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 6/30/2011

John Walbridge
Indiana University, Bloomington (Bloomington, IN 47405)
FB-55567-11
Translations of Two Peripatetic Philosophical Works of the Islamic Neoplatonist Suhrawardi

No description available.

Project fields: Non-Western Philosophy
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Pamela Crossley
Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH 03755)
FB-55568-11
The Imperial Origins of 20th-Century National Identities

No description available.

Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $46,200
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 5/31/2012

Eiko Maruko Siniawer
Williams College (Williamstown, MA 01267-2600)
FB-55583-11
A Cultural, Social, and Intellectual History of Frugality and Wastefulness in Postwar Japan

No description available.

Project fields: East Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Jeremy M. Schott
University of North Carolina, Charlotte (Charlotte, NC 28223-0001)
FB-55603-11
Eusebius of Caesarea: Text and Tradition in Late Ancient Christianity

No description available.

Project fields: Ancient Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2011 – 5/31/2012

Steven George Medema
University of Colorado, Denver (Denver, CO 80202-1702)
FB-55611-11
Legal Fiction: An Intellectual History of the Coase Theorem

No description available.

Project fields: Economics
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2013

Valerie Stoker
Wright State University Main Campus (Dayton, OH 45435-0001)
FB-55612-11
Polemics and Patronage: Vyasatirtha and the 16th-Century Vijayanagara Court

No description available.

Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Melvin C. Laracey
University of Texas, San Antonio (San Antonio, TX 78285)
FB-55685-11
Promoting Democracy: Mass Political Communication during the Presidency of Thomas Jefferson

No description available.

Project fields: American Government
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $42,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Patricia A. Johnston
College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA 01610-2395)
FB-55687-11
Visual Arts and Global Trade in the Early American Republic: The Case of Salem, Massachusetts

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2011 – 7/31/2012

Christina Stewart Neilson
Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH 44074-1099)
FB-55699-11
Verrocchio's Factura: Making and Meaning in an Italian Renaissance Workshop

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Karen McNeill
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-55747-11
Julia Morgan: Building the California Women's Movement

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2012

Christina Tortora
CUNY Research Foundation, College of Staten Island (Staten Island, NY 10314-6609)
FB-55760-11
A Syntactically Annotated Corpus of Appalachian English

No description available.

Project fields: Linguistics
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2012

Elizabeth Simpson
Bard Graduate Center (New York, NY 10024-3602)
FB-55781-11
The Furniture and Wooden Artifacts from Tumulus P, Tumulus W, and the City Mound. The Gordion Wooden Objects, Volume 2

No description available.

Project fields: Archaeology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 8/31/2011

Richard H. Davis
Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12571)
FB-55821-11
Dialogues with Krishna: The Bhagavad Gita in Great Time

No description available.

Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Jessica Lynn Winston
Idaho State University (Pocatello, ID 83201)
FB-55839-11
Lawyers at Play: Literary and Political Culture of the Inns of Court, 1558-1572

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2011 – 7/31/2012

Diane Miller Sommerville
SUNY Research Foundation, Binghamton (Binghamton, NY 13902-6000)
FB-55859-11
Aberration of Mind: Suicide, the Civil War and the American South

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2011 – 7/31/2012

Paul Buettner Berry
Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
FB-55874-11
The Rhetoric of Memory in Brahms's Songs and Small-Scale Chamber Music

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Jan Mieszkowski
Reed College (Portland, OR 97202-8199)
FB-55893-11
Watching War: The Napoleonic Battlefield and the Spectacle of Total War

No description available.

Project fields: Comparative Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 6/30/2011

Pellom McDaniels III
Emory University (Atlanta, GA 30322-1018)
FB-55912-11
The Prince of Jockeys: The Life and Career of Isaac Murphy

No description available.

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Project fields: African American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $29,400
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 7/31/2011

Tilly Leigh Laskey
Science Museum of Minnesota (St. Paul, MN 55101)
FB-55986-11
Rediscovered Minnesota: Exploring Dakota, Ojibwe, and Cree Ethnographic Objects in the Giacamo Costantino Beltrami Collection

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Museum Studies or Historical Preservation
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Edwin Carawan
Missouri State University, Springfield (Springfield, MO 65897-0027)
FB-54593-10
The Athenian Amnesty of 403 BC and the Reforms of the Restored Democracy

No description available.

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Project fields: Classical History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Elizabeth Siegel Watkins
University of California, San Francisco (San Francisco, CA 94143-2203)
FB-54613-10
A Medical and Cultural History of Male Aging

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2010 – 5/31/2011

John Probasco McWilliams
Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT 05753)
FB-54623-10
Revolution and the Historical Novel

No description available.

Project fields: Comparative Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 12/31/2011

Jane Gerhard
Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA 01075-1461)
FB-54645-10
Straight to the Heart: Judy Chicago, The Dinner Party, and the Power of Popular Feminism, 1970-2003

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $46,200
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 5/31/2011

Arnold Krupat
Sarah Lawrence College (Bronxville, NY 10708-5999)
FB-54661-10
"That the People Might Live": A Theory of Native American Elegiac Expression

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 5/1/2010 – 4/30/2011

Peipei Qiu
Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0001)
FB-54675-10
A Study and Translation of Zhuangzi Juanzhai kouyi (Juanzhai's Vernacular Explanations of the Zhuangzi)

No description available.

Project fields: Non-Western Philosophy
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

Timothy D. Whelan
Georgia Southern University Research and Service Foundation (Statesboro, GA 30460-0001)
FB-54681-10
Nonconformist British Women Writers, 1720-1840

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 5/1/2010 – 12/31/2010

Jessica Smith Rolston
Colorado School of Mines (Golden, CO 80401-1843)
FB-54687-10
Reworking Gender: Labor and Relatedness in the American West

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Anthropology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2010 – 5/31/2011

Marie Seong-Hak Kim
St. Cloud State University (St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498)
FB-54716-10
Law and Custom in Korea

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Asian Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Roslyn E. Weiss
Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA 18015-3027)
FB-54735-10
Philosophers by Nature, Philosophers by Design: Two Paradigms in Plato's 'Republic'

No description available.

Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2010 – 8/31/2010

Michael Frederick Magliari
California State University Chico Research Foundation (Chico, CA 95928)
FB-54748-10
Indian Servitude in California, 1850-1867

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

Ronald Mark Davidson
Fairfield University (Fairfield, CT 06824-5195)
FB-54777-10
Imperial Buddhas, Tantric Origins: the Emperor Arising from the Buddha's Turban

No description available.

Project fields: Asian Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Janet Golden
Rutgers University, Camden (Camden, NJ 08102)
FB-54782-10
Infants and Infancy in 20th-Century America

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

Michael Faletra
Reed College (Portland, OR 97202-8199)
FB-54788-10
The Itinerarium Kambrie of Gerald of Wales: An Edition of the First Version

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2010 – 12/31/2010

Amilcar E. Challu
Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, OH 43403-0001)
FB-54859-10
The Political Economy of Hunger in Bourbon Mexico

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

Michaelle Browers
Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC 27109)
FB-54867-10
Arab Shi'i Political Thought since 1958: A Generation's Politicization

No description available.

Project fields: Near and Middle Eastern History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

Richard L. Mendelsohn
CUNY Research Foundation, Lehman College (Bronx, NY 10468-1527)
FB-54868-10
Propositions, Scope, and Reference

No description available.

Project fields: Philosophy of Language
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2010 – 8/31/2010

Pamela Allen Brown
University of Connecticut, Stamford (Stamford, CT 06903)
FB-54876-10
Extravagant Stranger: The Foreign Actress and Shakespearean Drama

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

Carol Joy Gordon
Fairfield University (Fairfield, CT 06824-5195)
FB-54884-10
"A Peaceful, Silent, Deadly Remedy": The Ethics of Economic Sanctions

No description available.

Project fields: Ethics
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Brett Troyan
SUNY Research Foundation, College at Cortland (Cortland, NY 13045)
FB-54886-10
Legitimizing Ethnic Politics: A Historical Ethnography of the Colombian State in Cauca, Colombia from 1910-1991

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 12/31/2011

William C. Chittick
SUNY Stony Brook (Stony Brook, NY)
FB-54907-10
Divine and Human Love in the Islamic Tradition

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

Michael O'Neill Printy
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-54913-10
Enlightenment's Reformation: The Protestant Idea of Freedom in Germany, 1700-1830

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Pamela Ballinger
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI 48109)
FB-54933-10
Forgotten Refugees: Decolonization, Displaced Persons, and the Reconstruction of Italy, 1945-1960

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $29,400
Grant period: 6/1/2010 – 12/31/2010

Nancy Carnevale
Montclair State University (Montclair, NJ 07043-1699)
FB-54936-10
African Americans and Italian Americans in Suburban and Urban New Jersey, 1900-1960s

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Christopher Hager
Trinity College, Hartford (Hartford, CT 06106-3100)
FB-54966-10
A Colored Man's Constitution: Emancipation and the Act of Writing

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 12/31/2011

Barbara E. Frank
SUNY Research Foundation, Stony Brook (Stony Brook, NY 11794-0001)
FB-54969-10
Marks of Identity: Reconstructing the History of an African Ceramic Tradition

No description available.

Project fields: African Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2011 – 7/31/2012

Sandie Holguin
University of Oklahoma, Norman (Norman, OK 73019-3003)
FB-54975-10
The Soul of Spain? Flamenco and the Construction of National Identity, 1800-1975

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

Lise Fernanda Sedrez
California State University, Long Beach (Long Beach, CA 90840-0004)
FB-55007-10
National Waters, Public Space: State and Environment in Guanabara Bay, Brazil, 1904-2004

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Latin American History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

Brian Horrigan
Minnesota Historical Society (St. Paul, MN 55102-1903)
FB-55028-10
Lindbergh and 20th-Century American Culture

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2012

Kathrin Marion Koslicki
University of Colorado, Boulder (Boulder, CO 80309-0001)
FB-55037-10
Dependence, Constituency, and Explanation

No description available.

Project fields: Metaphysics
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Karen L. Kilcup
University of North Carolina, Greensboro (Greensboro, NC 27412-5068)
FB-55041-10
"Fallen Forests": Redeeming Nature in American Women's Writing

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

Cynthia M. Baker
Bates College (Lewiston, ME 04240-6028)
FB-55043-10
"Jew": A Multidimensional Study of a Key Identity Term

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Jewish Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2010 – 5/31/2011

Kimberly Miller
Wheaton College (Norton, MA 02766-2322)
FB-55046-10
Selective Silencing and the Shaping of Memory in Post-Apartheid South African Visual Culture

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

Pieter M. Judson
Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, PA 19081-1390)
FB-55070-10
Everyday Empire: A New History of Habsburg Central Europe, 1780-1948

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 4/30/2011

Harvey Sachs
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-55099-10
Toscanini: A Biography

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

Nancy Elizabeth Locke
Pennsylvania State University (University Park, PA 16802-7000)
FB-55119-10
Cezanne's Shadows

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

Tanya E. Erzen
Ohio State University, Main Campus (Columbus, OH 43210-1307)
FB-55138-10
Faith-Based Prisons and the Politics of Transformation

No description available.

Project fields: Religion, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Elizabeth Muther
Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME 04011-8451)
FB-55171-10
Resistance by Design: African American Insurgency in Word and Image

No description available.

Project fields: African American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $46,200
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 5/31/2011

Anna Harrison
Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA 90045-2677)
FB-55205-10
"Thousands and Thousands of Lovers": Sense of Community Among the Nuns of Helfta

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2010 – 7/31/2011

David P. Billington
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-56002-10
The Innovators III

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $22,820
Grant period: 10/1/2010 – 9/30/2011

Cynthia Anne Kierner
George Mason University (Fairfax, VA 22030-4444)
FB-54107-09
Martha Jefferson Randolph

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Peter J. Ahrensdorf
Davidson College (Davidson, NC 28036)
FB-54111-09
The Political Thought of Homer

No description available.

Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2009 – 7/31/2010

Edward Leroy Goldberg
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-54117-09
A Critical Edition of the Letters from Benedetto Blanis to Don Giovanni de' Medici

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Renaissance Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Anne Applebaum
Legatum Institute (London, United Kingdom)
FB-54129-09
Anti-Civilization: The Sovietization of Central Europe, 1945-1956

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Helen L. Horowitz
Smith College (Northampton, MA 01063-0001)
FB-54132-09
A Case of the Nerves

No description available.

Project fields: American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Ellen Widmer
Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA 02481-8203)
FB-54148-09
Guangdong's Writing Women in Ming-Qing China

No description available.

Project fields: Asian Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 6/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Peter George Wallace
Hartwick College (Oneonta, NY 13820-4000)
FB-54170-09
Changing Political Identities in the Upper Rhine Valley, 1560-1740

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2009 – 7/31/2010

Jeffrey Laird Collins
Bard Graduate Center (New York, NY 10024-3602)
FB-54175-09
The Museo Pio-Clementino and the Greek Ideal

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Samantha Baskind
Cleveland State University (Cleveland, OH 44115)
FB-54176-09
Jewish Artists and the Bible in 20th-Century America

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2009 – 8/31/2010

Marcia Ann Kupfer
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-54184-09
Medieval Cartographies: Christianizing the Orbis Terrarum

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2010 – 12/31/2010

Michael Basil Cosmopoulos
University of Missouri, St. Louis (St. Louis, MO 63121-4401)
FB-54201-09
Bronze Age Eleusis and the Origins of Ancient Greek Secret Cults

No description available.

Project fields: Archaeology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 8/1/2009 – 1/31/2010

Colin Peter James Wells
St. Olaf College (Northfield, MN 55057-1574)
FB-54205-09
The Poetry Wars of the Early Republic

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Robert Whalen
Northern Michigan University (Marquette, MI 49855-5301)
FB-54209-09
A Documentary Edition of George Herbert's English Poems

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

William D. Romanowski
Calvin College (Grand Rapids, MI 49546-4388)
FB-54222-09
Reforming Hollywood: Protestants and the American Film Industry

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Film History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 2/1/2010 – 7/31/2010

Richard B. Sher
New Jersey Institute of Technology (Newark, NJ 07102-1824)
FB-54239-09
James Boswell's Correspondence with His Scottish Mentors Hugh Blair, Lord Kames, and Sir William Forbes

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 8/31/2009

Kathryn Newfont
Mars Hill College (Mars Hill, NC 28754)
FB-54257-09
Commons Environmentalism: Forest History, Culture, and Politics in the Appalachian South

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2009 – 7/31/2010

Elizabeth M. Willingham
Baylor University (Waco, TX 76798)
FB-54262-09
An Edition of the Agrauains from the Manuscript Codex, Yale 229

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Sarah Ann Queen
Connecticut College (New London, CT 06320-4150)
FB-54265-09
A Study and Translation of the Chunqiu fanlu (The Luxuriant Gem of the Spring and Autumn Annals)

No description available.

Project fields: East Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Tansen Sen
Baruch College (New York, NY 10010-5585)
FB-54274-09
Commercial Interactions between India and China, 1200-1500

No description available.

Project fields: Asian Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2009 – 5/31/2010

James Woolley
Lafayette College (Easton, PA 18042-7625)
FB-54286-09
The Canon and Chronology of Swift's Poems

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 8/31/2009

Alan Cottrell
Montclair State University (Montclair, NJ 07043-1699)
FB-54306-09
A Latin Edition and English Translation of the Major Philological Work of Angelo Poliziano, Italian Renaissance Scholar

No description available.

Project fields: Renaissance Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Alexander Gribanov
Bentley University (Waltham, MA 02452-4705)
FB-54318-09
Terror on Record in the Soviet Union: The History of the Chronicle of Current Events

No description available.

Project fields: Russian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2009 – 8/31/2010

Brad Jeffrey Reno
College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA 01610-2395)
FB-54320-09
John Locke's Policy Recommendations While Serving on England's Board of Trade

No description available.

Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2009 – 7/31/2010

Nikolaos Chrissidis
Southern Connecticut State University (New Haven, CT 06515-1355)
FB-54341-09
Education and Westernization in Eastern Orthodoxy: The Case of the Slavo-Greco-Latin Academy of Moscow, 1685-1725

No description available.

Project fields: Russian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 8/31/2009

Lawrence Douglas
Amherst College (Amherst, MA 01002)
FB-54349-09
Reflections on the Glass Booth: A Jurisprudence of Atrocity

No description available.

Project fields: Law and Jurisprudence
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 6/30/2009

Linda Rabieh
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA 02139-4307)
FB-54374-09
Averroes on Plato's Republic

No description available.

Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Kimberly Page Herrlinger
Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME 04011-8451)
FB-54400-09
Defying Orthodoxy: Faith, Authority, and Identity under Russian and Soviet Rule, 1894-Present

No description available.

Project fields: Russian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $37,800
Grant period: 5/1/2009 – 1/31/2010

Columba A. Stewart
St. John's University, Collegeville (Collegeville, MN 56321)
FB-54444-09
Tracing Monastic Culture

No description available.

Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Eileen Mary Kane
Connecticut College (New London, CT 06320-4150)
FB-54514-09
Russian Hajj: Imperialism and the Pilgrimage to Mecca, 1801-1917

No description available.

Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2010 – 12/31/2010

John S. Hawley
Barnard College (New York, NY 10027-6000)
FB-54546-09
The Bhakti Movement: Excavations in a Master Narrative

No description available.

Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Margaret P. Hannay
Siena College (Loudonville, NY 12211-1462)
FB-53488-08
Lady Mary Wroth, 17th-Century English Writer: A Biography

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage] [Prizes]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 8/31/2008

June Meryle Beveridge
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53498-08
Amedeo Modigliani, Italian Artist, 1884-1920: A Reexamination Through New Archival Resources

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

William Taubman
Amherst College (Amherst, MA 01002)
FB-53500-08
Mikhail Gorbachev, Leader of Extraordinary Contradictions: A Biography

No description available.

Project fields: Russian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Steven Robert Swayne
Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH 03755)
FB-53509-08
William Schuman and the Shaping of America's Musical Life, 1910-1992

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 4/1/2008 – 3/31/2009

Nicholas Andrew Basbanes
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53554-08
The History of Paper, Timeless Marvel of Human Ingenuity

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

Carl Rollyson
CUNY Research Foundation, Bernard Baruch College (New York, NY 10159)
FB-53571-08
Amy Lowell, American Poet, 1874-1925: A Biography

No description available.

Project fields: English
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Reinier Herman Hesselink
University of Northern Iowa (Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0001)
FB-53575-08
The Rise and Fall of Christian Nagasaki, 1560-1640

No description available.

Project fields: East Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2008 – 5/31/2009

Lowell Gudmundson
Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA 01075-1461)
FB-53608-08
Coffee, Cooperatives, and the Lessons of Costa Rican Development

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Lewis Hyde
Kenyon College (Gambier, OH 43022)
FB-53614-08
Intellectual Property and the Tension between Private Ownership and the Public Domain at the American Founding

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage] [Prizes]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 8/31/2008

Douglas W. Stott
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53616-08
The Correspondence of Caroline Schlegel-Schelling, Leader in Early German Romanticism, 1763-1809: An Annotated Translation

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: German Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 4/1/2008 – 3/31/2009

Craig Russell Prentiss
Rockhurst University (Kansas City, MO 64110-2508)
FB-53626-08
Religion and African American Theatre, 1858-1945

No description available.

Project fields: Religion, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2008 – 7/31/2009

David H. Sacks
Reed College (Portland, OR 97202-8199)
FB-53627-08
Geographer Richard Hakluyt and His World, c. 1550-1625

No description available.

Project fields: Renaissance Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Kristina Milnor
Barnard College (New York, NY 10027-6000)
FB-53634-08
The Literary Graffiti of Roman Pompeii and Their Cultural Contexts

No description available.

Project fields: Classics
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Eleanor Townsley
Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA 01075-1461)
FB-53636-08
American Media Intellectuals in the Public Sphere, 1993-2002

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Sociology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Maria Clotilde Chavarria-Mendoza
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53677-08
Documenting the Endangered Oral Tradition of Ese Eja in Peru

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2008 – 5/31/2009

Katherine M. Osburn
Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ 85287-0001)
FB-53696-08
A Tribal History of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians

No description available.

Project fields: Native American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 6/30/2008

Brigitte Buettner
Smith College (Northampton, MA 01063-0001)
FB-53748-08
Material Imagination and the Portrayal of Precious Stones in Medieval Art and Culture

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $25,200
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

Stephen Michael Vinson
Indiana University, Bloomington (Bloomington, IN 47405)
FB-53751-08
A Study of the "First Tale of Setne Khaemwas" and Other Ancient Egyptian Fiction of the Ptolemaic Period, 323-30 B.C.

No description available.

Project fields: Ancient Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2008 – 8/31/2009

Christopher D. Grasso
College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
FB-53758-08
Skepticism and American Faith from the Revolution to the Civil War

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Adele Lindenmeyr
Villanova University (Villanova, PA 19085-1478)
FB-53760-08
The Lives of Sofia Panina, Russian Citizen-Countess, 1871-1956

No description available.

Project fields: Russian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2008 – 5/31/2009

Vera Shevzov
Smith College (Northampton, MA 01063-0001)
FB-53776-08
Marian Devotion and Religious Life in Modern Russia

No description available.

Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Jurgen Buchenau
University of North Carolina, Charlotte (Charlotte, NC 28223-0001)
FB-53780-08
General Abelardo L. Rodriguez and the Making of Modern Mexico, 1920-1967

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Victoria Lindsay Levine
Colorado College (Colorado Springs, CO 80903-3243)
FB-53787-08
Music and Intertribalism of Woodland Indian Communities in Oklahoma

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 9/1/2008 – 8/31/2009

Lyman Johnson
University of North Carolina, Charlotte (Charlotte, NC 28223-0001)
FB-53789-08
The French Conspiracy of 1795 and the Rise of Argentine Independence

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Patrick Frierson
Whitman College (Walla Walla, WA 99362-2083)
FB-53822-08
Immanuel Kant's Theory of Human Nature

No description available.

Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2008 – 7/31/2009

Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53835-08
Catalog of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in U. S. Collections

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Gayle Ann Sulik
SUNY Research Foundation, Albany (Albany, NY 12222-0001)
FB-53836-08
A Critical Analyis of the Pink-Ribbon Culture of Breast Cancer in the U. S.

No description available.

Project fields: Sociology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 6/1/2008 – 5/31/2009

Lawrence H. Suid
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53854-08
The Search for Fred Zinnemann, Film Director, 1907-1997

No description available.

Project fields: Film History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
Grant period: 2/1/2008 – 9/30/2008

gwenn miller
College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA 01610-2395)
FB-53882-08
Russian Colonization of Early America on Kodiak Island, 18th-19th Centuries

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $29,400
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 7/31/2008

Jason Eliot Powell
St. Joseph's University (Philadelphia, PA 19131-1308)
FB-53884-08
The Complete Works of Sir Thomas Wyatt the Elder, 1503-1542: Volume 2, Poetry

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 8/1/2008 – 7/31/2009

Amy Lynn Paugh
James Madison University (Harrisonburg, VA 22807-0001)
FB-53897-08
Linguistic Practices and Cultural Politics Among the Children of Dominica, West Indies

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Anthropology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Conevery Bolton Valencius
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53918-08
The New Madrid Earthquake and the Transformation of 19th-Century Science and Culture

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

James Paul Grehan
Portland State University (Portland, OR 97207-0751)
FB-53940-08
Religion and Modernity in Ottoman Syria and Palestine, 18th-19th Centuries

No description available.

Project fields: Near and Middle Eastern History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 4/1/2008 – 3/31/2009

A. Michael Matin
Warren Wilson College (Asheville, NC 28815-9000)
FB-53943-08
British Anxieties in Pre-World War I Invasion-Scare Literature

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Paul Brian Miller
McDaniel College (Westminster, MD 21157-4303)
FB-53957-08
The Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand in History and Memory

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Manuel Rogelio Vargas
University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA 94117-1050)
FB-53968-08
Beyond Atomism and Monism: A Revisionist View of Moral Responsibility

No description available.

Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2010

Catesby Morris Leigh
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53988-08
Monumental America: The Rise and Fall of Beauty and Grandeur in Our Monuments and Public Buildings

No description available.

Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 3/1/2008 – 2/28/2009

Tina Gianquitto
Colorado School of Mines (Golden, CO 80401-1843)
FB-54020-08
Charles Darwin's Female Correspondents and the Development of 19th-Century Science

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Nancy Elena van Deusen
Western Washington University (Bellingham, WA 98225-5996)
FB-52884-07
Personal Servitude in Colonial Latin America, 1492 to 1560

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Morgan Pitelka
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC 27599-0001)
FB-52885-07
The Shogun's Things: A Cultural History of the Collection of Tokugawa Ieyasu

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: East Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Sheila Faith Weiss
Clarkson University (Potsdam, NY 13676-1402)
FB-52897-07
Mengele's Mentor: The Professional Life and Political Times of Otmar von Verschuer

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Randall Fuller
Drury University (Springfield, MO 65802-3791)
FB-52900-07
American Romanticism and the Civil War

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 5/1/2007 – 4/30/2008

John Young Brown Hood
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-52906-07
The Jews in 12th-Century Christian Theology: Peter Lombard, Peter Comestor, and the "Glossa Ordinaria"

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Kyle Eugene Gann
Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12571)
FB-52910-07
American Music After 1980 - Trends, Ideas, Meanings, Analyses

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Richard J. DuRocher
St. Olaf College (Northfield, MN 55057-1574)
FB-52930-07
Mapping the Emotions in John Milton's Major Poetry

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

John Anthony Hall
McGill University (Montréal, Québec H3A 2T5 Canada)
FB-52939-07
An Intellectual Biography of Ernest Andre Gellner

No description available.

Project fields: Sociology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Brad D. Gooch
William Paterson University (Wayne, NJ 07470-2152)
FB-52943-07
A Biography of Flannery O'Connor

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 6/30/2007

Alan H. Goldman
College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
FB-52953-07
Reasons From Within: Motivation and Practical Reasons

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Choon-Leong Seow
Princeton Theological Seminary (Princeton, NJ 08540-6819)
FB-52963-07
The Impact of Job among Jews, Christians, and Muslims in the Middle Ages

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Katherine Wentworth Rinne
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-52970-07
The Waters of the City of Rome

No description available.

Project fields: Urban Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Kerry Driscoll
St. Joseph College (West Hartford, CT 06117-2791)
FB-52976-07
Mark Twain Among the Indians

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Christopher Stephen Ivic
SUNY Research Foundation, College at Potsdam (Potsdam, NY 13676-2200)
FB-52980-07
The Subject of Britain

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 6/30/2007

Lidwien Elisabeth Kapteijns
Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA 02481-8203)
FB-52985-07
Somali Popular Culture and the Changing National Imaginary, 1960-2006

No description available.

Project fields: African History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

Lisa Fagin Davis
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-52993-07
Scrolling Through History: The Universal Chronicle in 15th-Century France

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Elise Lemire
SUNY Research Foundation, College at Purchase (Purchase, NY 10577-1402)
FB-52999-07
Slavery and Freedom in Concord, Massachusetts, 1740-1822

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Ayala Fader
Fordham University College at Lincoln Center (New York, NY 10023)
FB-53006-07
Gender, Language, and Religion: Socialization in a Hasidic Community in New York

No description available.

Project fields: Anthropology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 8/31/2008

Laird M. Easton
California State University, Chico Foundation (Chico, CA 95929-0001)
FB-53013-07
The Diaries of Count Harry Kessler, 1880-1918

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Joseph Horowitz
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53020-07
Cultural Exchange: Immigrants in the Performing Arts and 20th-Century America

No description available.

Project fields: American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

M. Thomas Van Order
Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT 05753)
FB-53025-07
Music and Meaning in the Cinema of Federico Fellini: from "Lo sceicco bianco" to "8 1/2"

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Italian Language
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 6/30/2007

Catherine Elizabeth Gordon-Seifert
Providence College (Providence, RI 02918-7000)
FB-53041-07
Music and the Language of Love in 17th-Century French Airs, 1650-1700

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Richard Steven Street
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53043-07
Photographers and Farm Workers in California, 1850-2005

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Sharon Melissa Rowley
Christopher Newport University (Newport News, VA 23606-2949)
FB-53049-07
Reading the Old English Bede in Its Manuscript Contexts

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 8/31/2008

Eric Burin
University of North Dakota (Grand Forks, ND 58201)
FB-53053-07
Emigration to Liberia, 1820-1904

No description available.

Project fields: African History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

James David Drake
Metropolitan State College of Denver (Denver, CO 80217-3362)
FB-53067-07
Nationalism's Nature: Continental Conceptions and the Emergence of the United States

No description available.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Derek Krueger
University of North Carolina, Greensboro (Greensboro, NC 27412-5068)
FB-53099-07
The Liturgical Formation of Identity in Byzantium from the Sixth to the Ninth Century

No description available.

Project fields: Religion, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Sibel Zandi-Sayek
College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
FB-53100-07
A World in Flux: The Politics of Space in 19th-Century Izmir

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Carl Reavis Lounsbury
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation (Williamsburg, VA 23187)
FB-53102-07
The Churches and Meetinghouses of Early America: An Architectural History

No description available.

Project fields: Architecture
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Jennifer Marie Keith
University of North Carolina, Greensboro (Greensboro, NC 27412-5068)
FB-53134-07
The Poems of Anne Finch: A Critical Edition

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Michael Philip Penn
Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA 01075-1461)
FB-53148-07
Syriac Christian Responses to the Islamic Conquests

No description available.

Project fields: Religion, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Barbara Wisch
SUNY Research Foundation, College at Cortland (Cortland, NY 13045)
FB-53159-07
Acting on Faith: The Confraternity of the Gonfalone in Renaissance Rome

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Regina Lee Blaszczyk
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53171-07
The Color Revolution: Commerce, Technology, and Aesthetics in Transnational Perspective

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2008 – 2/28/2009

Peter M. Krentz
Davidson College (Davidson, NC 28036)
FB-53178-07
The Battle of Marathon in History and Memory

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Ancient History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/30/2008

Karen Lee Robertson
Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0001)
FB-53184-07
Pocahontas Among the Jacobeans

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Jonathan Karam Skaff
Shippensburg University (Shippensburg, PA 17257-2200)
FB-53191-07
Tang China’s Relations with the Pastoral Nomads of Inner Asia, 618-756

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: East Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 8/31/2008

Laura A. Lewis
James Madison University (Harrisonburg, VA 22807-0001)
FB-53194-07
History, Race, and Place in the Making of Black Mexico

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Anthropology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Pamela O. Long
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53208-07
Engineering the Eternal City: Power, Knowledge, and Urbanization in Counter-Reformation Rome, 1560-1590

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 4/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Gary L. McDowell
University of Richmond (Richmond, VA 23173-0001)
FB-53215-07
"The Most Sacred Rule of Interpretation": The Language of Law and the Moral Foundations of Originalism

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Suleiman Ali Mourad
Smith College (Northampton, MA 01063-0001)
FB-53227-07
The Mu‘tazila's Contribution to Islam: A Study of Their Theology and Hermeneutics in the Exegesis of al-Jushami

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Paul William Werth
University of Nevada, Las Vegas (Las Vegas, NV 89154-9901)
FB-53229-07
Religious Toleration and the Civil Order in Imperial Russia, 1772-1914

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Russian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Susan Bernofsky
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53231-07
A Biography of Robert Walser (1878-1956): Novelist, Short Prose Author, Dramatist, and Poet

No description available.

Project fields: German Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Sarah A. Curtis
San Francisco State University (San Francisco, CA 94132-1722)
FB-53233-07
Missionary Utopias: French Women Missionaries in the Early 19th Century

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage] [Prizes]
Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

William R. Pinch
Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT 06459-3208)
FB-53244-07
Religion and the Making of Mughal India, 1570-1670

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: South Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Kristine C. Harper
Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL 32306-0001)
FB-53252-07
History of Efforts to Modify the Weather

No description available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Roberta Ruth Ervine
St. Nersess Armenian Seminary (New Rochelle, NY 10804-1418)
FB-53287-07
A Window on the Landscape of 13th-Century Learning: Vanakan Vardapet's Book of Questions and Answers

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

Dennis Lee Sepper
University of Dallas (Irving, TX 75062-9991)
FB-53295-07
Locating Imaginative Activity in the History of Western Thought

No description available.

Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

David Ralph Beveridge
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53306-07
The Life and Work of Dvorak

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

John James McCusker
Trinity University (San Antonio, TX 78212-7201)
FB-53313-07
Sugar and the Economic Integration of the Early Modern Atlantic World

No description available.

Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 8/31/2007

Mita Choudhury
Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0001)
FB-53316-07
The Cadiere/Girard Affair: Seduction and Heresy in 18th-Century French Political Culture

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

Miranda E. Shaw
University of Richmond (Richmond, VA 23173-0001)
FB-53325-07
Buddhist Goddesses of Tibet and Nepal

No description available.

Project fields: Asian Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Mary Ellis Gibson
University of North Carolina, Greensboro (Greensboro, NC 27412-5068)
FB-53335-07
Empire and English Language Literary Culture in Bengal, 1780-1912

No description available.

Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 2/1/2008 – 10/31/2008

Alan R. Gibson
Montpelier Foundation (Orange, VA 22960-0551)
FB-53338-07
Extending the Sphere: On the Significance and Meaning of Madison's Argument in Federalist No. 10

No description available.

Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Archana Venkatesan
University of California, Davis (Davis, CA 95616-5270)
FB-53341-07
Performance and Ritual Culture at Vishnu's Temple in Alvar Tirunagari, South India

No description available.

Project fields: Religion, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Paul David Barclay
Lafayette College (Easton, PA 18042-7625)
FB-53354-07
Japan’s Colonial Subalterns and the Indigenous Peoples of Taiwan, 1873-1930

No description available.

Project fields: East Asian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Paul Kleber Monod
Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT 05753)
FB-53360-07
The Occult in the British Enlightenment, 1650-1815

No description available.

Project fields: British History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

David S. Peterson
Washington and Lee University (Lexington, VA 24450-2116)
FB-53390-07
Power and the Sacred in Renaissance Florence, 1375-1460

No description available.

Project fields: Renaissance Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Ellen Gruber Garvey
New Jersey City University (Jersey City, NJ 07305-1596)
FB-53424-07
Scrapbooks Remake 19th-Century Print Culture

No description available.

Project fields: American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 5/31/2009

Rachel Karen Carnell
Cleveland State University (Cleveland, OH 44115)
FB-53454-07
A Political Biography of Delarivier Manley

No description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Beryl Barr-Sharrar
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53465-07
Greek Bronze Vessels, Archaic to Late Hellenistic

No description available.

Project fields: Archaeology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 9/30/2008

Jody Diamond
Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH 03755)
FB-53472-07
The Gamelan Music of Lou Harrison

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 2/29/2008

Scott W. Palmer
Western Illinois University (Macomb, IL 61455-1390)
FB-52180-06
Monumentality, Modernity, and the Soviet Built Environment

No description available.

Project fields: Architecture
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

James V. Morrison
Centre College of Kentucky (Danville, KY 40422-1309)
FB-52192-06
Shipwrecks and the Reinvention of Self in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World

No description available.

Project fields: Comparative Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Sally Price
College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
FB-52197-06
Art, Museums, and Cultural Difference

No description available.

Project fields: Anthropology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2006 – 12/31/2006

Barbara B. Heyman
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-52201-06
A Comprehensive Thematic Catalog of the Complete Works of the American Composer Samuel Barber (1910-1981)

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Glenda Dawn Goss
Helsinki University Library (Helsinki 00014 Finland)
FB-52204-06
Russian-Finnish Cultural Connections: The Case of Jean Sibelius

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2006 – 12/31/2006

Jeffrey Samuels
Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY 42101-5730)
FB-52219-06
Monastic Recruitment, Training, and Monastic-Lay Relations in Contemporary Sri Lanka

No description available.

Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Marcy S Sacks
Albion College (Albion, MI 49224-1887)
FB-52226-06
Joe Louis at the Crossroads of America

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2006 – 5/31/2007

Stephen William Berry
University of Georgia (Athens, GA 30602-0001)
FB-52233-06
The Todds: First Family of the Civil War

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 5/1/2006 – 4/30/2007

James Stokes
University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point (Stevens Point, WI 54481-3871)
FB-52244-06
Traditional Drama, Music, and Custom in Early Suffolk

No description available.

Project fields: British History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2006 – 7/31/2007

Thomas Saunders Kidd
Baylor University (Waco, TX 76798)
FB-52245-06
The First Generation of American Evangelical Christianity

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2006 – 8/31/2007

Nancy A. Winter
American Academy in Rome (New York, NY 10021-4905)
FB-52250-06
Decorative Systems of Etruscan Terracotta Roofs, 640-510 BCE

No description available.

Project fields: Archaeology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2006 – 12/31/2006

Olivia Mattis
Aristides de Sousa Mendes Foundation - US (Huntington, NY 11743-0850)
FB-52252-06
Edgard Varese and the Liberation of Sound

No description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Douglas W. Stott
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-52253-06
The Correspondence of Caroline Schlegel-Schelling (1763-1809): Translation and Annotations

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: German Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2006 – 12/31/2006

Kathryn Ann Smith
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-52260-06
The Exhibitions of Frank Lloyd Wright: 1894-1959

No description available.

Project fields: Architecture
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Marc Richard Forster
Connecticut College (New London, CT 06320-4150)
FB-52267-06
Taverns and Inns, Drinking and Sociability in Early Modern German Villages

No description available.

Project fields: European History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

David Raskin
School of the Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, IL 60604)
FB-52271-06
The Pragmatic Minimalist: Donald Judd's Art, Principles, and Activism

No description available.

Project fields: Arts, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2006 – 5/31/2007

Nara B. Milanich
Barnard College (New York, NY 10027-6000)
FB-52289-06
Families, Class, and the State in Chile, 1800-1930

No description available.

Project fields: Latin American History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 12/31/2007

Adam Stanley Potkay
College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
FB-52306-06
The Story of Joy: The Literary and Intellectual History of an Emotion

No description available.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Suzanne Eileen Smith
George Mason University (Fairfax, VA 22030-4444)
FB-52308-06
A Cultural History of African American Funeral Directing

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Beverly Mayne Kienzle
Harvard Divinity School (Cambridge, MA 02138-1994)
FB-52317-06
Hildegard of Bingen, Visionary Exegete and Preacher

No description available.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2006 – 9/30/2006