Works in Progress

Welcome to Works in Progress, the OI’s listing of scholars who have received fellowships to pursue research on early America broadly conceived. We will continue to add to the database from this year forward. Please contact Martha Howard (oieahc@wm.edu) to share any additions or corrections.





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African American Intellectual History Society

Mellon Distinguished Scholar

Award Year: 2017-2018

Peter Onuf, University of Virginia

American Antiquarian Society

AAS-American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kate Mulry, California State University, Bakersfield
Unwholesome Tinctures: Inoculation and Questions of Heredity in the Early Eighteenth-Century Anglo Atlantic

AAS-National Endowment for the Humanities Long-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Susanna Blumenthal, University of Minnesota
Humbug: A Legal History

Tara Bynum, Rutgers University
Reading Pleasures

Ezra Greenspan, Southern Methodist University
The Lives and Times of Frederick Douglass and His Family: A Composite Biography

Esther Jones, Clark University
Antebellum Black Speculation

ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellowships

Award Year: 2016-2017

Christopher Phillips, Lafayette College
The Hymnal Before the Notes: A History of Reading and Practice

Alstott Morgan Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Brandon Layton, University of Toronto
Wonderful Mining Country: Promoting Western Resource Extraction

Award Year: 2016-2017

Mark Boonshoft, New York Public Library
Monarchical Education and the Making of the American Republic, 1730-1812

American Antiquarian Society NEH Long-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Juliana Chow, Saint Louis University
Lacunae: Vital Language and the Casualties of Natural History

Katherine Grandjean, Wellesley College
The Harpe Murders and the Legacies of the American Revolution

Samantha Harvey, Boise State University
Reading the Book of Nature: Imagination, Observation, and Conservation in Transatlantic Romanticism

Reeve Huston, Duke University
Reforging American Democracy

Sarah Schuetze, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Calamity Howl: Fear of Illness in Early American Writing

Adrian Weimer, Providence College
Godly Petitions: Puritanism and the Crisis of the Restoration in America

American Historical Print Culture Society Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Telesia Lett, Boston University
Making Money: Alfred Jones and the Business of Engraving

Barbara L. Packer Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Reed Gochberg, Boston University
Novel Objects: Museums and Scientific Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Roberto Saba, University of Pennsylvania
American Mirror: The United States and the Empire of Brazil in the Age of Emancipation

Award Year: 2016-2017

Brendan Gillis, Miami University of Ohio
Conduits of Justice: Magistrates and the British Imperial State, 1732-1834

Jay and Deborah Last Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Irene Cheng, California College of the Arts
The Shape of Utopia

Kathrinne Duffy, Brown University
Doctrine of the Skull: Phrenology and Public Culture in Nineteenth-Century America

Sonia Hazard, Duke University
The Touch of the Word: Evangelical Cultures of Print in Antebellum America

Elizabeth Hopwood, Loyola University Chicago
Eating the Atlantic: Nineteenth-Century U.S. and Caribbean Tables and Texts

Leslie McAbee, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Exotic Animals and the American Conscience, 1840-1900

Rachel Miller, University of Michigan
Capital Entertainment: Creative Labor and the Modern Stage, 1860-1910

Judith Ridner, Mississippi State University
Clothing the Babel

Whitney Robles, Harvard University
Curious Species: How Animals Made Natural History, 1700-1820

Erika Schneider, Framingham State University
Lost in Translation, Found in Print: American Gift Books

Hesam Sharifian, Tufts University
Americanizing Shakespeare in Print

Award Year: 2016-2017

AJ Blandford, Rutgers University
Labor and the Visualization of Knowledge in American Geological Surveys

Paul Fess, City University of New York Graduate Center
Resonant Texts: The Politics and Practices of Nineteenth-Century African American Music and Print Culture

Jean Franzino, Macalester College
Freak Show Aesthetics

Shawna McDermott, University of Pittsburgh
Reading Race: Visual Literacy in Nineteenth-Century American Children's Periodicals

Christina Michelon, University of Minnesota
Interior Impressions: Printed Material in the Nineteenth-Century American Home

Christy Pottroff, Fordham University
The Mail Gaze: Early American Literature, Letters, and the Post Office

Sarah Schuetze, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay
Calamity Howl

Nora Slonimsky, City University of New York Graduate Center
The Engine of Free Expression[?]: The Political Development of Copyright in the Colonial British Atlantic and Early National United States

Juliet Sperling, University of Pennsylvania
Animating Flatness: Seeing Moving Images in American Painting and Mass Visual Culture, 1800-1895

Jenny d?Hricourt Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Aurliane Narvaez, University of Paris IV, Sorbonne
Mobility of Faith in Early America: Religious Wanderings and Spiritual Journeys

Justin G. Schiller Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Jaclyn Schultz, University of California, Santa Cruz
Learning the Value of a Dollar

Award Year: 2016-2017

Amanda Stuckey, College of William and Mary
Reading Bodies: Disability and the Book in Nineteenth-Century American Culture

Kate B. and Hall J. Peterson Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Hannah Anderson, University of Pennsylvania
Lived Botany: Domesticity, Settler Colonialism and Ecological Adaptation in Early British America

Kristen Beales, The College of William and Mary
Religion and Commerce in Eighteenth-Century America

Kevin Butterfield, University of Oklahoma
The Great Excitement

Dexter Gabriel, University of Connecticut
Performing Freedom in the Mighty Experiment

Abby Goode, Plymouth State University
Democratic Demographics: A Literary Geneaology of American Sustainability

Kathleen Hilliard, Iowa State University
Bonds Burst Asunder: The Revolutionary Politics of Getting By in Civil War and Emancipation, 1860-1867

Patrick O'Connor, University of Montana
The Health of the State: Tobacco and the Paradox of Public Power, 1862-1933

John Shufelt, Brown University
Newspaper Accounts of the Coolie Slave Trade

Nancy Siegel, Towson University
Political Appetites

Todd Thompson, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Savage Laughter

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jonathon Booth, Harvard University
Criminal Law and Post-Emancipation Society in the Atlantic World

Sonia Di Loreto, University of Torino
Margaret Fuller?s Transnational Archive

Mary Draper, University of Virginia
The Urban World of the Early Modern British Caribbean

James Dupey, Arizona State University
Editor as Clergy: The Power of Print in the Stone-Campbell Movement

Jessica Farrell, University of Minnesota
(Re)Capturing Empire: A Reconsideration of Liberia?s Precarious Sovereignty and American Empire as Exception in the Nineteenth Century

Kirsten Fischer, University of Minnesota
Vitalism in America: Elihu Palmer?s Radical Religion in the Early Republic

Angela Hudson, Texas A&M University
Indian Doctresses in the Nineteenth-Century United States

Sophie Jones, University of Liverpool
From Anglicization to Loyalism: New York, 1691-1783

Natalie Joy, Northern Illinois University
Abolitionists and Indians in the Antebellum Era

Lapides Fellowship in Pre-1865 Juvenile Literature and Ephemera

Award Year: 2017-2018

JoAnn Conrad, California State University, East Bay
Women's Work: Women Illustrators in Commercial Media during the Golden Age of Illustration

Award Year: 2016-2017

Rachel Knecht, Brown University
Inventing the Mathematical Economy in Nineteenth-Century America

Mellon Distinguished Scholar

Award Year: 2016-2017

Gregory Nobles, Georgia Institute of Technology
Betsey Stockton?s Mission: From Slavery to Freedom, From Princeton to the Pacific

Stephen Botein Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Thora Brylowe, University of Colorado, Boulder
Impressions and Folds: The Ecology of Romantic-Era Paper

Clare Mullaney, University of Pennsylvania
American Imprints: Disability and the Material Text, 1858-1932

Award Year: 2016-2017

D. Emerson, Pomona College
Local Rules: Vernacular Aesthetics and Alternative Democracies in Antebellum Print Culture

Justine Oliva, University of New Hampshire
Anne C. L. Botta and the Business of Friendship

The "Drawn to Art" Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Katherine Harnish, Washington University in St. Louis
Painting Ephemera in the Age of Mass Production

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jennifer Chuong, Harvard University
Marbling and Projection in Early American Bindings

The Christoph Daniel Ebeling Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Lukas Etter, University of Siegen
Word Problems: Popular and Educational Discourses on Mathematics in the Pre-Civil War United States

Johanna Seibert, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz
Networks of Taste: The Early African Caribbean Press in the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic World

The Joyce Tracy Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Dianne Roman,
The Boston Olive Branch and Its Women: Compositors, Editors, and Authors

Award Year: 2016-2017

Gustavo Paz, National Research Council of Argentina
News from a Distant South: American Newspapers Report on the Latin American Revolutions for Independence, 1810-1825

The Legacy Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Charles Lewis, Kalamazoo College
The Traitor's Wife: Peggy Arnold and Revolutionary America

Award Year: 2016-2017

Justin Pope, Beloit College
Dangerous Spirit of Liberty: How Slave Rebellion Transformed the Atlantic World

The Reese Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Kristina Garvin, Saint Joseph's University
Past and Future States

Sam Sommers, University of California, Los Angeles
Reading in Books: Theories of Reading from Nineteenth-Century American Fiction

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jordan Howell, University of Delaware
The Robinson Crusoe Online Bibliography

American Council of Learned Societies

ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Debby Banham, University of Cambridge
Survival, Civilization, and Salvation: The Origins of Bread Culture in Early England

Martha Bayless, University of Oregon
Survival, Civilization, and Salvation: The Origins of Bread Culture in Early England

Mario Biagioli, University of California, Davis
Machine-Made Law: Mapping the Modern Patent Episteme, 1790-2000

Erik-Jan Bos, Independent Scholar
New Critical Edition and Complete English Translation of the Correspondence of Ren Descartes

Melodie Eichbauer, Florida Gulf Coast University
Codes, Communities, and Church: The Cultural Contexts of Medieval Law

Abigail Firey, University of Kentucky
Codes, Communities, and Church: The Cultural Contexts of Medieval Law

Meredith Martin, New York University
The Sun King at Sea: Maritime Art and Slavery During the Reign of Louis XIV

Alain Pottage, London School of Economics
Machine-Made Law: Mapping the Modern Patent Episteme, 1790-2000

Gillian Weiss, Case Western Reserve University
The Sun King at Sea: Maritime Art and Slavery During the Reign of Louis XIV

ACLS Digital Extension Grant

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jane Landers, Vanderbilt University
Enhancing the Ecclesiastical and Secular Sources for Slave Societies Digital Archive

African Humanities Program Postdoctoral Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Elinaza Mjema, University of Dar es Salaam
Archaeological Investigation of Early Swahili Burial Practices at Pangani Bay on the Northern Tanzania Coast

Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nicole Marafioti, Trinity University
Crime and Sin in Late Anglo-Saxon England

James Mulholland, North Carolina State University
Anglophone Literature and the Emergence of the Colonial Public Sphere in Asia, 1774-1819

Tatiana Seijas, Pennsylvania State University
First Routes: Indigenous Trade and Travel between the American Southwest and Mexico

Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Dissertation Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Juliet Sperling, University of Pennsylvania
Animating Flatness: Seeing Moving Images in American Painting and Mass Visual Culture, 1800-1895

Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sara Balance, University of California, Santa Barbara
Learning to Listen: Musical Hearing and the Construction of Musicality in the Nineteenth Century

Sonia Hazard, Duke University
The Touch of the Word: Evangelical Cultures of Print in Antebellum America

Marysia Jonsson, New York University
Carving Doors: Tolerance, Cultural Exchange, and Diplomacy during the Great Northern War, 1700-1721

Alexander Mazzaferro, Rutgers University
?No Newe Enterprize?: Empirical Political Science and the Problem of Innovation in the Colonial English Americas

Noemie Ndiaye, Columbia University
Marking Blackness: Embodied Techniques of Racialization in Seventeenth-Century European Theater

Sarah Roth, Northwestern University
An Interesting Situation: Reproduction and the Un-Domestication of the Victorian Novel

Jesse Zarley, University of Maryland, College Park
Toward a Transandean Mapuche Politics: Ritual and Power in Chile and Argentina, 1792-1862

American Historical Association

Albert J. Beveridge Grant

Award Year: 2017

Christopher Babits, University of Texas at Austin
To Cure a Sinful Nation: Conversion Therapy and the Making of Modern America, 1930 to the Present Day

Michael Becker, Duke University
Towards "The Better Government of Slaves:" Amelioration, Abolition, and Enslaved Jamaicans? Struggles for Customary Arrangements, 1787-1838

Laura Gutierrez, University of the Pacific
A Constant Threat: Deportation and Return Migration to Mexico in the 20th Century

Masako Hattori, Columbia University
The Youth Problem: Military Mobilization, Citizenship, and Democratic Governance in the United States, 1917-1945

Silvia Huerta,
Neither Patriots nor Royalists: Indigenous People and the Process of Independence in the Viceroyalty of Peru, 1783-1828

Elizabeth Katz,
Courting American Families: The Creation, Spread, and Evolution of Courts of Domestic Relatio

Katherine Massoth, University of Louisville
Unthreading La Lnea: Spanish-Mexican Women?s Transborder Domestic Networks In The New Mexico Territory, 1848-1912

Erin Stone, University of West Florida
Captives of Conquest: How Indigenous Slavery Shaped the Spanish Atlantic, 1490-1550

Award Year: 2016-2017

Alice Baumgartner, Yale University
Fugitives: The Underground Railroad to Mexico, 1821-67

Jesse Nasta, Northwestern University
"Wisconsin is Already Free from Slavery": Enslavement, Legal Culture, and the Politics of Emancipation in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, 1787-1848

Tyler Parry, California State University, Fullerton
(White) Man's Best Friend: Interspecies Violence in the Atlantic World

Bernadotte E. Schmitt Grant

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kristie Flannery, University of Texas, Austin
Forging Loyalty to Spain in the Catholic Republic of Manila, 1750-1808

Elizabeth Heath, Baruch College, City University of New York
Everyday Colonialism: Commodities of Empire and the Crafting of French Capitalism, 1750-1950

Katherine Lindeman, McMaster University
Lay Inquisitors: Dominicans, Municipal Structures, and Inquisition in Medieval Valencia

Carolyn Twomey, Boston College
Living Water, Living Stone: The History and Material Culture of Baptism in Early Medieval Britain

Faizah Zakaria, Yale University
Sacral Ecologies of the North Sumatran Highlands, 1800-1928

Folger Shakespeare Library Long-Term Fellowships

Award Year: 2017-2018

James Bromley, Miami University
Style, Subjectivity, and Male Sexuality in Early Modern English Drama

Littleton-Griswold Grant

Award Year: 2017

Myisha Eatmon,
Public Wrongs, Private Rights: Tort Law, Black Legal Culture, and Racial Violence During Jim Crow

Anne Fischer,
Arrestable Behavior: Women, Police Power, and the Making of Law-and-Order America, 1930-1980

Myra Houser,
International Law and Solidarity in Frontline States

Brianna Nofil,
Gender, Community Policing, and Crime Control in Late 20th Century America

Award Year: 2016-2017

Maria Montalvo, Rice University
All Could Be Sold: Making and Selling Enslaved People in the Antebellum South

Michael Kraus Research Grant

Award Year: 2017

Nathaniel Holly,
From Chota to Charles Town: The Urban Lives of Cherokees

Muiris MacGiollabhui,
Sons of Exile: An Atlantic History of the United Irishmen, 1795-1830

Whitney Robles,
Curious Species: How Animals Made Natural History, 1700-1820

Award Year: 2016-2017

Marissa Rhodes, University of Buffalo
Body Work: Wet-Nurses and Politics of the Breast in Eighteenth-Century London and Philadelphia

Casey Schmitt, College of William and Mary
Frontiers of Neighbors: Negotiating a Legal and Cultural Vernacular in the 17th-Century Caribbean

Sonia Tycko, Harvard University
Spirited Beyond the Sea: Persuasion and Consent in the Early English Empire

American Philosophical Society

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship: Early American History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Liat Spiro, Harvard University
Drawing Capital: Depiction, Machine Tools, and the Political Economy of Industrial Knowledge, 1824-1914

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship: Native American History / Studies

Award Year: 2016-2017

Patricia Anderson, Tulane University
Tunica Language Dictionary: The Role of Lexicography in Native American Language Revitalization

Nicholas Timmerman, Mississippi State University
The Mysterious Mounds: Indian Mounds and Contested Landscapes in the South

APS-Jack Miller Center Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Catherine Tourangeau, Yale University
An Ocean of Joiners: Voluntary Associations in the British Atlantic, 1730-1800

Barra Foundation/Edward C. Carter II Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Daniel Couch, University of California, Los Angeles
The Imperfect Form: Literary Fragments and Politics in the Early Republic

Jared Halverson, Vanderbilt University
Bible Burlesque: Thomas Paine and the Rhetoric of Anti-Religious Ridicule

Center for Native American and Indigenous Research Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Brandon Layton, University of California, Davis
Children of Two Fires

Daythal L. Kendall Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Robert Caldwell, University of Texas, Arlington
Indians in the Proper Place: Culture Areas, Linguistic Stocks and the Genealogy of a Map

Digital Humanities Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

A.J. Blandford, Rutgers University
Labor and the Visualization of Knowledge in American Geological Surveys, 1780-1860

Sarah Ketchley, University of Washington
Visualizing ?Golden Age? Nile Travel: The Emma B. Andrews Diary Project

Edward C. Carter II Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Marissa Rhodes, SUNY Buffalo
Body work: Wet-Nurses and Politics of the Breast in Eighteenth-Century London and Philadelphia

Elizabeth R. Moran Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Alexandra Montgomery, University of Pennsylvania
Brushwood Stables Deed Collection & ?Projecting Power in the Dawnland: Colonization Schemes, Imperial Failure, and Competing Visions of the Gulf of Maine World, 1710-1800?

Friends of the American Philosophical Society Fellowship: Short Term, Early America

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kristen Beales, College of William and Mary
Religion and Commerce in Eighteenth-Century America

Cho-Chien Feng, Saint Louis University
The Cultural Roots of New York Loyalists Political Ideology

Friends of the APS Fellowship in Early American History (to 1840)

Award Year: 2016-2017

Katlyn Carter, Princeton University
Practicing Politics in the Revolutionary Atlantic World: Secrecy, Publicity, and the Making of Modern Democracy

History of Science, Technology, and Medicine Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Elaine LaFay, University of Pennsylvania
Atmospheric Bodies: Medicine, Meteorology, and the Cultivation of Place in the Antebellum Gulf South

Isaac Comly Martindale Fund Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Reed Gochberg, Boston University
Novel Objects: Museums and Scientific Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Nancy Halverson Schless Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Gerard Hugues, Universit Aix Marseille
Research into the Manuscript of Gouverneur Morris of his Correspondence while Staying in Paris During the French Revolution, 1789-1793

Phillips Fund Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Laticia McNaughton, SUNY Buffalo
Recipes of Peace: Considering Jikonsaseh and the Power of Haudenosaunee Women?s Food-Seed Responsibilities in the Great Law of Peace Narrative

American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies

Travel Grant to the United Kingdom

Award Year: 2016-2017

Chelsea Berry, Georgetown University
Poisoned Relations: Medicine, Sorcery, and Poison Trials in the Greater Caribbean, 1690-1850

Christopher Gillett, Brown University
Catholicism and the Making of Revolutionary Ideology in the British Atlantic, 1630-1673

Emily Kern, Princeton University
Evolution?s Footprints: Science, Empire, and the History of the Search for the Geographic Origins of Humankind

Joseph Rezek, Boston University
Early Black Writing and the Politics of Print

Lance Thurner, Rutgers University
Mexican Indigenous Medicine in the Spanish Pharmacopeia: 1560-1800

Sonia Tycko, Harvard University
Spirited Beyond the Sea: Persuasion and Consent in the Early English Empire

American Society for Legal History

Cromwell Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Maria Montalvo, Rice University
"All Could Be Sold": Making and Selling Enslaved People in the Antebellum South

Yael Schacher, University of Connecticut
Exceptions to Exclusion: A Prehistory of Asylum in the United States, 1800-1980

Adam Wolkoff, SUNY Buffalo
Possession and Power: The Legal Culture of Tenancy in the United States, 1800-1920

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

A. Bartlett Giamatti Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Matthieu Scherman, cole Franaise de Rome
Tuscans? Networks and the European Economy in the Fifteenth Century

Edith and Richard French Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Rochelle Johnson, The College of Idaho
The Daughter's Labors: Susan Fenimore Cooper's Legacy for America

Giada Viviani, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice
Late Seventeenth-Century Venetian Opera: French and Arcadian Connections

James M. Osborn Fellowship in English Literature & History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kristen Block, Florida Atlantic University
Health, Disease, and the Enslaved Body in Thomas Thistlewood's Private Papers

Kerry Sinanan, University of the West of England
Slave Masters and the Language of Self: Thomas Thistlewood in Jamaica

Bibliographical Society of America

BSA Short-term Fellowship

Award Year: 2017

Steffi Dippold, Kansas State University
?To Judge A Book By Its Cover: The Matriarchive of the Wampanoag Bible?

Mary Franklin-Brown, University of Minnesota
?The Roman Calendar After Rome?

Award Year: 2016-2017

Pierre Delsaerdt, University of Antwerp
Researching Provenance Informationin the Arenberg Library, now in the Library of Congress, Washington

Andrew Keener, Northwestern University
Staging Translation: CosmopolitanVernaculars in Shakespeare?s England

Sarah Lindenbaum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Reconstructing the Library and Reading Habits of Early Modern Book CollectorFrances Wolfreston

Natale Vacalebre, Universit Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Books Production andDistribution Between Venice and the Papal States in the Late Sixteenth Century: TheCase of Luciano Pasini

BSA-ASECS Fellowship for Bibliographical Studies in theEighteenth Century

Award Year: 2016-2017

Adam Komisaruk, West Virginia University
Erasmus Darwin?s ?The BotanicGarden?: A Critical Edition

BSA-Mercantile Library Fellowship in NorthAmerican Bibliography

Award Year: 2016-2017

Christy Pottroff, Fordham University
Early American Women?s Literature,Letters, and the Post Office, 1790-1865

BSA-Pine Tree Foundation Fellowshipin HispanicBibliography

Award Year: 2016-2017

Hannah Alpert-Abrams, University of Texas at Austin
Legacies of ColonialMexican Printing: The Taller Martin Pescador

Charles J. TanenbaumFellowship in Cartographical Bibliography

Award Year: 2016-2017

Zoe Langer, Brown University
Measuring Dante?s Inferno: Mapsof Hell in Renaissance Books and Prints, 1500-1750

Katharine Pantzer Fellowship in the British Book Trades

Award Year: 2017

Aurelie Martin, Ligatus Research Centre
?Bindings found on John Baskerville?s editions in American Collections: Study of the market for Baskerville printing work in Europe and America?

Award Year: 2016-2017

Giles Bergel, University of Oxford
A Digital Catalogue of the Charnley-DoddWoodblocks

Katharine Pantzer SeniorFellowshipin Bibliography and the British Book Trades

Award Year: 2017

Matthew Payne, Westminster Abbey
?The Books of Robert Fabyan (c.1450-1513)?

Award Year: 2016-2017

J. Warner, Le Moyne College
Seditious Books from Across the Sea:John Fowler in the Low Countries? Book Trade

McCorison Fellowship for the History andBibliography of Printing in Canada and the United States

Award Year: 2016-2017

James Poskett, University of Cambridge
Printing Useful Knowledge in theTransatlantic World, 1828-1845

Reese Fellowship for AmericanBibliography and the History of the Book in the Americas

Award Year: 2017

Sandie Blaise, Duke University
?Transnational Trickster: Publishing, Distributing and Representing Dany Laferriere in Haiti and the Unequal Francophone Space

Martin Bruckner, University of Delaware
?Publishing History of Object Narratives in America, 1775-1914?

Award Year: 2016-2017

Mike Kelly, Amherst College
A Bibliography of Samson Occom?s A SermonPreached at the Execution of Moses Paul

Boston Athenaeum

American Congregational Association-Boston Athenaeum Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jessica Parr, University of New Hampshire, Manchester
Let Us Not Sell Our Birthrights

American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Elise Leal, Baylor University
Reforming Manners, Redeeming Souls: Sunday Schools and the Place of Childhood in American Protestantism, 1790-1860

Caleb Loring Jr. Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sarah Shapiro, Columbia University
Death, Resistance, and Public Order: State Reactions to Slave Suicide in Eighteenth Century British North America

Mudge Teacher Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Robert Sykora, University of Massachusetts, Boston
American Utopia - a series of poems considering the American Utopian impulse

New England Regional Fellowship Consortium

Award Year: 2016-2017

Louis Gerdelan, Harvard University
Calamatious Knowledge: Understanding Disaster in the British, Spanish, and French Atlantic Worlds, 1666-1755

Alexandra Montgomery, University of Pennsylvania
Projecting Power in the Dawnland: Colonization Schemes, Imperial Failure, and Competing Visions of the Gulf of Maine World, 1710-1800

C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience

Hodson Trust-John Carter Brown Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Andrew Lawler, Independent Scholar
Lost Colony of North Carolina's Roanoke Island

Patrick Henry Writing Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

David Carter, Independent Scholar
Biography of Dr. Frank Kameny

Center for French Colonial Studies

Center for French Colonial Studies Carl J. Ekberg Research Grant

Award Year: 2016-2017

Max Flomen, University of California, Los Angeles
War and Slavery in the Texas-Louisiana Borderland, 1760-1845

Clements Library

Howard H. Peckham Fellowship on Revolutionary America

Award Year: 2016-2017

Art Cohn, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
Connected by History: Sir Henry Clinton and Benedict Arnold During the Revolutionary War

Donald Johnson, North Dakota State University
Occupied America: Military Rule and the Everyday Experience of Revolution

Mark Quintanilla, Hannibal-LaGrange University
The West Indian Frontier: British Colonization of the Ceded Islands

Jacob M. Price Visiting Research Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kristen Beales, College of William and Mary
Religion and Commerce in Eighteenth Century America

John Collins, Eastern Washington University
The Ghost of Thomas of Lancaster: Wartime and Emancipation in the American Revolution

Mary Draper, University of Virginia
The Urban World of the Early Modern British Caribbean

Christopher Florio, Princeton University
The Poor Always with You: Poverty in an Age of Emancipation, 1833-1879

Nancy Gallman, University of California, Davis
American Constitutions: Life, Liberty & Property in Colonial East Florida

Katie Lantz, University of Virginia
Contested Futures: Anishinaabe and American Societies in the Great Lakes, 1790-1840

Daniel Papsdorf, Duke University
Power and Persuasion: Natives and Non-Natives in the Mississippi Valley, 1763-1803

Tyler Putman, University of Delaware
The Incommunicable Experience of War, 1775-1918

Bryan Rindfleisch, Marquette University
Possessed of the most Extensive Trade Connexions, and Influence: The Atlantic Intimacies of an Eighteenth-Century Indian Trader

Gary Sellick, University of South Carolina
A Fleeting Glimpse of Freedom: The Evolution of British Emancipation Policy During the Revolutionary War

William Skidmore II, Rice University
A Nation of Abolitionists: The Rise of the Global Antislavery Movement, 1840-1890

Sarah Templier, Johns Hopkins University
Merchants, Shopkeepers, Smugglers and Thieves: Circulating and Consuming Textiles and Clothing in the Eighteenth-Century French and British Empires

Catherine Tourangeau, Yale University
An Ocean of Joiners: Voluntary Associations in the British Atlantic

Reese Fellowship in the Print Culture of the Americas

Award Year: 2016-2017

Patrick Bottiger, Kenyon College
A Shared Memory?: Native Oral Histories, Anglo Printed Pasts, and the Creation of Tippecanoe

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Short-Term Residential Fellowships, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Award Year: 2017

Libby Cook,
Public programs in Archaeology

Caroline Creeden,
Eat Them, Toss Them, Fire Them: The Significance of the Oyster Shell in Colonial American Architecture & Landscape

Jobie Hill,
Saving Slave Houses

John Ragosta,
Patrick Henry, Federalist

Thomas Whitfield,
Materializing Liberty - The material culture of the Wilkes and Liberty movement in colonial America

Council on Library and Information Resources

Mellon Fellowship for Dissertation Research in Original Sources

Award Year: 2016-2017

Alice Baumgartner, Yale University
Fugitives: The Underground Railroad to Mexico

Chelsea Berry, Georgetown University
Poisoned Relations: Medicine, Sorcery, and Poison Trials in the Greater Caribbean, 1690-1850

Huiying Chen, University of Illinois at Chicago
Show Me the Way: Culture, Commerce, and Politics of the Road in Eighteenth Century China

Rebecca Egli, University of California, Davis
"The World of Our Dreams:" Agricultural Explorers and the Promise of American Science

Jennifer Gaugler, University of California, Berkeley
The Architecture of the Archive, the Museum, and the Heritage Site in Rwanda

Danya Pilgrim, Yale University
Gastronomic Alchemy: How Black Philadelphia Caterers Transformed Taste into Capital, 1790-1925

Marian Smith, University of Michigan
Reconstructing a Timurid Cosmopolitanism: Abd Allah H?tif?'s T?m?rn?meh in the Cultural Production of Early Modern Eurasia

David Library of the American Revolution

David Library Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Stephen Elliott, Temple University
The New Jersey Highlands War: Civilians, Soldiers and Environment, 1777-1781

Rhys Jones, University of Cambridge
Temporal Claustrophobia at the Continental Congress, 1774-1776

Camille Kaszubowski, University of Delaware
Left in Distress?: Women on Their Own in Revolutionary Pennsylvania.

Shira Lurie, University of Virginia
?Politics at the Poles: Liberty Poles and the Popular Struggle for the New Republic.

Michael Lynch, University of Tennessee
Backwater Men: Manliness: Authority, and Conflict on the Revolutionary Frontier.

Ken Miller, Washington College
?The Strange Case of Bathsheba Spooner: A Tale of Sex and Murder in Revolutionary America

Richard Tomczak, Stony Brook University
North American Corve: British Colonialism and the Politics of Popular Insurrection in Qubec, 1730-1783.

David Ward, William & Mary
The Continental Army: Leadership School for the Early Republic.

Garry Wheeler Stone, Independent Scholar
Gloucester, New Jersey: Forgotten Battlefield of the American Revolution.

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kristen Beales, College of William and Mary
Religion and Commerce in 18th Century America

Lauren Duval, American University
Landscapes of Allegiance: Space, Gender, and Military Occupation in the American Revolution

Matthew Hollis, SUNY Binghamton University
Supply and Demand: The Politicization of Military Supplies in the American Revolution

Nicola Martin, University of Stirling / University of Dundee
The Cultural Paradigms of British Imperialism in the Militarization of Scotland and North America, 1745-1775

Tessa Murphy, University of Chicago
The American Revolution in the Southern Caribbean

Ross Nedervelt, Florida International University
The Border-Seas of a New British Empire: The British Atlantic Islands in the Age of the American Revolution

Craig Smith, Brandeis University
The Greatest Man in the World: A Global Perspective on George Washington

Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library Long-Term Fellowships

Award Year: 2017-2018

Urvashi Chakravarty, George Mason University
Fictions of Consent: Slavery, Servitude, and Free Service in Early Modern England

Surekha Davies, Western Connecticut State University
Collecting Technology in the Age of Empire: Inventing Europe

Nicholas Popper, The College of William and Mary
The Specter of the Archive: Paper and Political Practice in Early Modern Britain

Nigel Smith, Princeton University
Polyglot Poetics: Transnational Early Modern Literature

Julianne Werlin, Duke University
The Bureaucratic Foundations of Renaissance Literature

Jessica Wolfe, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Absolute Poet: The Life of George Chapman

Folger Shakespeare Library Short-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Hannah Baker-Saltmarsh,
Research for poetry manuscript, Author Comma A Lady

Sarah Barnden, King's College, London
Shakespeare Performance and the Royal Collections? 1714-1952

Lakshmi Bulathsinghala, State University of New York, Binghamton
Humor and Amusement on the Western and the Eastern Stage: A Study of the Clown Characters in Shakespearean Drama and Sri Lankan Nurthi

Sarah Burdett,
Martial Women in the British Theatre? 1789-1815

Victoria Burke, University of Ottawa
Collecting, Compiling, and Creating: Manuscript Writing by Seventeenth-Century Women

Brooke Conti, Cleveland State University
Religious Nostalgia from Shakespeare to Milton

Eugenia Conwayec, Appalachian State University
Ballad Keepers of the ?Old Love Songs?

Sonya Cronin,
Royalist Counter Public: Royalist Networks and Communications during the Interregnum

Brian Cummings, University of York
Memory? Humanism? & the Reformation

Noah Dauber, Colgate University
The Reformed Ethics of Thomas Hobbes

Markman Ellis, Queen Mary University of London
Theatrical sociability: Charles Macklin?s British Inquisition? 1753-1755

Misha Ewen, University College London
Intimate Connections: Virginia and English Society in the Seventeenth Century

Christine Ferdinand, Magdalen College Oxford
A Biography of the Actor? Singer? and Businesswoman Anne Bracegirdle

Amy Froide, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Clayton? Morris & Co.: the Clientele of an early Banking House in Restoration London

Shanti Graheli, University of St. Andrews
A European Bestseller: The Orlando Furioso and Its Readers

Eilish Gregory, University College London
The Integration of the Catholic Community in English Society? 1649-1689

Matthew Growhoski, Vanderbilt University
Satire and Secret War: Literary Violence in the Age of Reformation

Helen Hattab, University of Houston
Substance? Unity and Universals in 16th and 17th Century Philosophy

Sarah Higinbotham, Georgia Tech University
The Violence of the Law: Aesthetics of Justice in Early Modern England

Jonathan Hsy, The George Washington University
Digital Pasts: Deaf Culture and the Middle Ages

Angela Iannone,
?The Prince? Play Five in The Edwin Booth Plays- Edwin Booth, Tommaso Salvini and the performance of Hamlet and Othello in 19th Century American Theatre

John Jowet, University of Birmingham
Transcript and edition of Edward Dering's Henry IV

Carrie Klaus, DePauw University
Le Sceptre de la France en quenouille: Women?s Political Authority and Expression in the Fronde

Laura Kolb, The City University of New York
Fictions of Credit in the Age of Shakespeare

Heather Kopelson, University of Alabama
Idolatrous Processions: Music, Dance, and Cultural Exchange in the Atlantic World, 1500-1700

Stephanie Koscak, Wake Forest University
Royal Subjects: Mass Media and the Reinvention of Reverence

Colin Lahive, University College Dublin
Milton's Irish Readers

Katarzyna Lecky, Bucknell University
English Roots: Cultivating the Early Modern Commonwealth

Hilary Leichter,
The Ghost: A Commonplace Book

Ivan Lupic, Stanford University
Shakespeare and the End of Editing

Lynne Magnusson, University of Toronto
Shakespeare's Language and the Grammar of Possibility

James Marino, Cleveland State University
The Laius Complex: Shakespeare? Freud? and the Murderous Father

Clare McManus, University of Roehampton
Early Modern Women's Performance and the Dramatic Canon

Nedda Mehdizadeh, University of California, Los Angeles
Translating Persia: Safavid Iran and Early Modern English Writing

Marc Mierowsky, University of Cambridge
Friendship as Resistance in the Poetry of Jacobite Women

David Miller, University of South Carolina
?Amoretti? and ?Epithalamion? for The Collected Works of Edmund Spenser

Jennifer Mori, University of Toronto
Popular science in the Gentleman's Magazine? 1778-1826

Kendra Packham, Yale University
Engaging with Catholic Books in ?Long Reformation? England

Courtney Quaintance, Dartmouth College
Performing Women: Opera, Literature, and the Female Voice in Early Modern Italy

Susan Royal, Durham University
Memory and Martyrdom Across Borders: The Waldensians in the Early Modern English Imagination

Simon Ryle, University of Split
Shakespeare?s Alphabet: Print Technology and Poetic Infrastructure

Alec Ryrie, Durham University
An Emotional History of Atheism in Renaissance England

Paul Salzman, La Trobe University
How editors constructed the Renaissance Literary Canon? 1825-1915

Maria Shmygol, University of Geneva
The German Shakespeare Project: Tito Andronico (1620)

Lauren Shohet, Villanova University
Yet / Once / More: Mediation, Remedy, and Milton's Paradise Lost

James Siemon, Boston University
Social Hierarchy and Distinction: Shakespeare

Lindsey Snyder, American Shakespeare Center
Sawing the Air Thus: American Sign Language translations of Shakespeare and the Echo of Rhetorical Gesture

Sarah Toulalan, University of Exeter
Multiple births in early modern England: mortality? maternity? meanings

Long-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Derek Dunne, University of Fribourg
Rogues? Licence: The Counterfeiting of Authority in Early Modern Literature

Jessica Goethals, University of Alabama
Margherita Costa and the Audacity of Italian Literature and Spectacle

Megan Heffernan, DePaul University
Willing Minds: Gathered Writing, Material Epistemology, and the Early Modern Poetic Imagination

Carmen Nocentelli, University of New Mexico
Black Legends and the Invention of Europe

Joseph Ortiz, University of Texas at El Paso
Against Translation: The Form of Renaissance Epic

Debapriya Sarkar, Hendrix College
Possible Knowledge: Forms of Literary and Scientific Thought in Early Modern England

Short-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Angela Andreani, University of Sussex
Meredith Hanmer: Mapping the career of an Anglican Divine in the Elizabethan Church

Kerri Andrews, University of Strathclyde
The Letters of Hannah More: A Digital Edition

Matthew Augustine, University of St. Andrews
Aesthetics of Contingency: Writing, Politics, and Culture in England, 1639-1689

Chris Barrett, Louisiana State University
The Underside of the Map: Cartographic Anxieties and Early Modern English Literature

Sara Beam, University of Victoria
The Violence of Godly Justice: Torture in the Republic of Geneva? 1550-1750

Fabrizio Bigotti, University of Exeter
Santorio Santorioin the Manuscripts of the Folger Shakespeare Library, 1607-1658

Anston Bosman, Amherst College
Shakespeare in Multimedia Translation

William Carroll, Boston University
Multiplying Villainies: A Cultural History of Macbeth

Jennifer Clement, The University of Queensland
Print? Passions? and the Early Modern Sermon? 1603-1660

Jason Cohen, Berea College
Scala Intellectualis: Functions of Scale in Francis Bacon's New Humanism

Sonya Cronin, Independent Scholar
Royalist Counter Public: Royalist Networks and Communications during the Interregnum

Ambereen Dadabhoy, Harvey Mudd College
Why Black Lives Matter in Shakespeare

Michelle DiMeo, Chemical Heritage Foundation
The Intellectual Life of Katherine Jones? Lady Ranelagh, 1615-91

Hillary Eklund, Loyola University, New Orleans
World Enough and Time: Ecology and the Logic of Empire in Renaissance Literature

Frances Gage, SUNY Buffalo
Gossip? Blasphemy and Conversion: The Discalced Carmelites and the Reception of Caravaggio'sDeath of the Virgin

John Garcia, American Antiquarian Society
Transatlantic Rambles: John Dunton? Colonial New England? and the London Book Trade? 1686-1700

Indira Ghose, University of Fribourg
Renaissance Courtesy Literature and the Theatre

Benjamin Goldberg, University of South Florida
Medicine and Margaret Cavendish

Jason Gray, Playwright
Ye Bare and Ye Cubb

Marissa Greenberg, University of New Mexico
Adam in the Motions: Revolution in Seventeenth-Century Literature

Hiro Hirai, Radboud University, Nijmegen
Forgery and Signature between Magic and Science: Pseudo-Paracelsus's "De natura rerum"

Richard Hoyle, University of London
Petitioning as a Means of Communication in Early Modern England? 1558-1642

Ann Hughes, Keele University
Preachers? Hearers? Readers in the English Revolution

Phebe Jensen, Utah State University
The Early Modern English Calendar

Brian Lockey, St. John's University
"To the Defense of my Secret Conscience": Public Narratives of Conversion within the Early Modern Republic of Letters

Jesus Lpez-Pelez, University of Jaen
The Loss of Spaintopos: A Critical Bilingual (Spanish and English) Edition of Thomas Dekker'sLust's Dominionand W. Rowley'sAll's Lost by Lust

Lucia Martinez, Reed College
Mere Meter: Early Modern Metrical Psalms and the Sound of English Poetry

Jeffrey Masten, Northwestern University
A New Critical Edition of Christopher Marlowe's Edward II

Vin Nardizzi, University of British Columbia
Marvellous Vegetables in Renaissance Poetry

Julia Osman, Mississippi State University
War by the Book: Disciplining War in French Imagination and On the Battlefield 1550-1789

Holly Pickett, Washington and Lee University
Sensational Idolatry: Reforming the Senses in Early Modern English Drama

Laura Rosenthal, University of Maryland
Cosmopolites: Men of the World? Sophisticated Ladies? and the London Theater Culture? 1660-1760

Katharine Rycker, Newcastle University
The Thomas Nashe Project

Anna Sagal, Independent Scholar
Women's Periodicals and the Philosophical Girl

Elizabeth Scala, University of Texas
Shakespeare and the Renaissance Chaucer Book

Emma Solberg, Bowdoin College
The Promiscuity of the Virgin

Ginger Strand, Non-Fiction Writer
Charlotte Cushman and her Circle

Erin Sullivan, University of Birmingham
Shakespeare and Digital Performance

Andrea Sununu, DePauw University
"The Plays?" forThe Complete Writings of Katherine Philips? co-edited with Elizabeth H. Hageman

Susan Valladares, University of Oxford
The Eighteenth-Century Stock Play

Jessica Walker, Johns Hopkins University
Ancestry and Allegiance in Marian England

Andrew Walkling, Binghamton University
Music for the Restoration Tempest, 1695-1775: Henry Purcell's Successors and the 1786HarrisonScore

Daniel Wasserman-Soler, Alma College
A Sixteenth-Century Best-Seller: Luis de Granada'sLibro de la Oracion y Meditacion

Andy Wood, Durham University
Social Relations and Everyday Life in England? 1500-1640

David Worrall, Nottingham Trent University
The Economics of Culture: Drury Lane during Edmund Kean?s Early Seasons

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Research Fellowship

Award Year: 2018-2019

Rachel Banke, University of Notre Dame
Bute's Empire: Reform, Reaction, and the Roots of Imperial Crisis

Mark Boonshoft, Norwich University
Education and the Fight over Who Should Rule at Home in the Early Republic

Kristen Brill, Keele University
The Mount Vernon Ladies? Association and the Politics of Neutrality in the Civil War Era (1861-74)

Justin Cherry, Half Crown Bakehouse
The Impact of George Washington?s Mount Vernon in 18th-Century Foodways

Frank Cogliano, University of Edinburgh
Jefferson and Washington

Sara Collini, George Mason University
Birthing A Nation: Enslaved Women and Midwifery in Early America, 1750-1820

Brian Douglass Steele, University of Alabama- Birmingham
?A Man to Whom the Whole World is Offering Incense?: The Founders Remember George Washington

George Goodwin, Benjamin Franklin House
George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and the Propaganda and Intelligence War in the British Isles and Europe During the American Revolution

Sean Harvey, Seton Hall University
Albert Gallatin, the Early Republic, and the Atlantic World

James Hrdlicka, University of Virginia
Federal Empire: Constitution-Making in Revolutionary America

Elizabeth Jamieson, Independent Scholar
A Carriage for the President? The Powel Coach and its Place in the Story of George Washington?s Mount Vernon

Daniel Livesay, Claremont McKenna College
Endless Bondage: Slavery in Old Age and the Origins of Paternalism

William Rieley, Independent Scholar
The Guiding Geometry of George Washington?s Mount Vernon Landscape

David Stewart, Independent Scholar
America?s Master Politician

Mark Tabbert, GWMNMA
'A Deserving Brother': George Washington & Freemasonry

Karin Wulf, OIEAHC
Founders on Founding: Genealogy and Political Legacies in Washington?s America

Joyce Zankel Lindorff, Temple University
A Harpsichord as Cultural Narrator: Eleanor Parke Custis and Music-Making at Mount Vernon

Hubert Zapf, University of Augsburg
George Washington, Frederick the Great, and the Emergence of National Literary Cultures: A Transatlantic Comparison

Award Year: 2017-2018

Zara Anishanslin, University of Delaware
The Prince and the Pines: Art, Slavery, War, and Freedom in the American Revolutionary Era

Krysten Blackstone, University of Edinburgh
The Hardest Conflict: Morale and Identity in the Continental Army during the American Revolution, 1775-1783

Charlene Boyer Lewis, Kalamazoo College
The Traitor?s Wife: Peggy Arnold and Revolutionary America

Iris de Rode, University of Paris
The Franco-American networks of Franois Jean de Chastellux (1734-1788)

Steven Elliott, Temple University
The New Jersey Highlands War: Soldiers, Civilians, and Environment in Northern New Jersey, 1777-1781

Rachel Engl, Lehigh University
America?s First Band of Brothers: Friendship, Camaraderie, and Collusion within the Continental Army during the Revolutionary Era

Michael Hattem, Yale University
Past and Prologue: History Culture and the American Revolution

Lawrence Hatter, Washington State University
Negotiating Independence: American Overseas Merchant Communities in the Age of Revolution

Stephanie Lawton, University of Virginia
In Memory of the Best: The Classical Commemoration of American Presidents in the Nineteenth Century

Mark Lender, Kean University
Cabal! The Challenge to General Washington Revisited

Robert Paulett, Southern Illinois University
The Proclamation of 1763 and the Idea of a Beautiful America

Alyssa Penick, University of Michigan
The Fate of the Parish: Religion and Government in the Chesapeake, 1720-1820

Samantha Seeley, University of Richmond
Race and Removal in the Early American Republic

Elisa Vargas,
George Washington: His First Years in Office and the Beginning of the Bilateral Relations with Spain as Reported by Diego Mara de Gardoqui, Spain?s First Diplomatic Envoy to the United States

James Vaughn, University of Texas- Austin
A Very British Revolution?: The Crisis of the Empire of Liberty and the Origins of the American Republic

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jamie Brummitt, Duke University
Protestant Relics: The Politics of Religion & the Art of Mourning in the Early American Republic

Colin Calloway, Dartmouth College
The Indian World of George Washington: First Americans, the First President, and the Birth of the Nation

David Flaherty, University of Virginia
Envisioning the British Atlantic: Strategies for Settlement and Sovereignty on the North American Caribbean Frontiers, 1700-1763

Lorri Glover, Saint Louis University
An ?All Accomplished? Woman: The Life and Legacies of Eliza Lucas Pinckney

Jonathan Hartog, Northwestern University
Statesmanship and Diplomacy in the New Nation: George Washington and John Jay

Ricardo Herrera, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College
Feeding Valley Forge: The Grand Forage of 1778

David Hildebrand, Peabody Conservatory
Interpreting Washington through Music: Continued Studies of Sources and Applications

Matthew Hollis, Binghamton University
The Politicization of Supplies in the American Revolution

Donald Johnson, North Dakota State University
Occupied America: Military Rule and the Everyday Experience of Revolution

Aime Keithan, University of York
From the Garrets to the Cellars:Mount Vernon?s Role in the Development of American Domestic Service Architecture

William Kerrigan, Muskingum University
Citizen Henfield: Privateering and the Politics of Neutrality during Washington?s Presidency

Scott Miller, University of Virginia
A Merchant?s Republic: Independence, Depression, and the Development of American Capitalism, 1760-1807

Rebecca Schumann, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Overcoming the Silence: Free African American Life at 19th Century Mount Vernon

Philip Smucker, Independent Scholar
Riding with George: On the Trail of America?s First Sportsman and President

Maurizio Valsania, University of Turin, Italy
Founding Bodies: Corporeality and the Early Republic

Betsy Widmer, Independent Scholar
?Endearing society?: Children and Family at Mount Vernon, 1759-1799

Rosemarie Zagarri, George Mason University
The Empire Comes Home: Thomas Law and the Making of British India and the Early American Republic

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History Short-Term Research Fellowships

Award Year: 2018-2019

Charlene Fletcher, Indiana University
?Confined Femininity: Race, Gender, and Incarceration in Kentucky, 1865?1920?

Kurt Graham, Harry S. Truman Presidential Library
?Counting the Unpopular Vote: A History of the Strange Way Americans Elect Their President?

E. Bennett Jones, Northwestern University
??The Indians Say?: Settler Colonialism and the Scientific Study of Animals in America, 1700?1860?

Stephanie Lawton, University of Virginia
?In Memory of the Best: The Classical Commemoration of American Presidents in the Nineteenth Century?

Michael Mckinley, Independent Scholar
?Spats: A Soldier of the Great War?

Jessica Olsavsky, University of Pittsburgh
??Fire and Sword Will Do More Good?: Fugitive Slaves, Vigilance Committees, and the Rise of Revolutionary Abolitionism, 1835?1865?

Lindsay Van Tine, Council on Library and Information Resources
?The Geography of History: Plotting Columbus in Map and Narrative?

Short-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Dan Du, University of Georgia
This World in a Teacup: Chinese-American Tea Trade in the Nineteenth Century

Lewis Eliot, University of South Carolina
Illegal Slavery in the Atlantic World, 1833?1867

Craig Friend, North Carolina State University
Lunsford Lane: Betwixt Slavery and Freedom

Sarah Gardner, Mercer University
Reading during Wartime

Aaron Hall, University of California, Berkeley
A Constitutional Sublime: Claiming the Founding in Antebellum America

Andrew Porwancher, University of Oklahoma
The Jewish Founding Father: Alexander Hamilton?s Hidden Life

Peter Walker, Columbia University
The Church Militant: The American Loyalist Clergy and the Making of the British Counterrevolution, 1763-1792

Haverford College

Gest Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kristen Beales, College of William and Mary
Religion and Commerce in Eighteenth-Century America

Ean High, Northwestern University
Quakerism, Silence, and the Religious Body in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Kallie Kosc, Texas Christian University
The Education of Mary Doxtator: Indian Women, Community, and Power in the Early Republic, 1780-1837

Historic New Orleans Collection

Dianne Woest Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Alicia Maggard, Brown University
Technology, Society, and the State in the Steamboat Era

Historical Society of Pennsylvania and Library Company of Philadelphia

Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nicole Dressler, Northern Illinois University
The ?Vile Commodity?: Morality, Convict Servitude, and the Rise of Humanitarianism in the Eighteenth-Century Anglo-American World

William Fenton, Fordham University
Unpeaceable Kingdom: Fighting Quakers, Revolutionary Violence, and the Antebellum Novel

American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sean Moore, University of New Hampshire
Slavery and Abolition in the Making of the Library Company of Philadelphia

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kristen Beales, College of William and Mary
Religion and Commerce in Eighteenth-Century America

Cassandra Berman, Brandeis University
Motherhood and the Court of Public Opinion: Transgressive Maternity in America, 1768-1868

Andrea Blandford, Rutgers University
Labor and the Visualization of Knowledge in American Geological Surveys, 1780-1860

Lucas Dietrich, Lesley University
J.B. Lippincott Co., Maria Amparo Ruiz de Burton, and Early Mexican American Literature

Katherine Ibbett, University College London
Liquid Empire: Building the French Mississippi

Hans Leaman, Yale University
Whitefield among the Pennsylvania Pietists

Rachel Monroy, University of South Carolina
The Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson Digital Edition

Johanna Seibert, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz
Networks of Taste: The Early African Caribbean Press in the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic World

Ren Silva, Florida International University
The Aftermath of Revolution in Pennsylvania

Katherine Thompson, University of California, San Diego
?Dens of Iniquity?: George Lippard, Seduction, and Competing Visions of Masculine Brotherhood

Anthony N.B. and Beatrice Garvan Fellow in American Material Culture

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jamie Brummitt, Duke University
Protestant Relics: Religion, Objects, and the Art of Mourning in the Early American Republic

Balch Fellow in Ethnic Studies

Award Year: 2016-2017

Muiris MacGiollabhu, University of California, Santa Cruz
Carrying the Green Bough: An Atlantic History of the United Irishmen, 1795-1830

Raluca-Nicoleta Rogoveanu, Ovidius University, Constanta, Romania
Becoming Romanian-American: A Study of the First Romanian Ethnic Organizations in Philadelphia

Barra Foundation International Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Esther Sahle, University of Bremen
A Faith of Merchants: Quakers and Institutional Change in the Early Modern Atlantic

Hannah Young, University College London
The Johnstons: Family, Property, and the Atlantic World

Deutsch Fellow in Women?s History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Magdalena Zap?dowska, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Lydia Sigourney, Maria Gowen Brooks, and the Materiality of Antebellum Poetry

Esther Ann McFarland Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jonathan Lande, Brown University
Disciplining Freedom: Union Army Slave Rebels and Emancipation in the Civil War Courts-Martial

Fellow in the Program in Early American Medicine, Science, and Society

Award Year: 2016-2017

Miriam Rich, Harvard University
Monstrous Childbirth: Concepts of Defective Reproduction in American Medicine, 1830-1920

Fellow in the Visual Culture Program

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kathryn Desplanque, Duke University
Papermania: The Popular Printed Image, Mass Customization, and the Nineteenth-Century Consumer

McLean Contributionship Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jordan Taylor, Indiana University
?On the Ocean of News?: North American Information Networks in the Age of Revolution

Mellon Scholars Program in African American History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Tara Bynum, Rutgers University
Reading Pleasures

James Ford, Occidental College
Disheveling the Origins: Impossible Canonicity and African Diasporic Writing

Damon Turner, Morgan State University
The Reinventing of an Abolitionist: The Transatlantic Study of the United States, Sierra Leone, England, and the Quest for an Omaginary Homeland in Africa through the Eyes of Paul Cuffe, 1776-1817

Mellon Scholars Program in African American History Dissertation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Vanessa Holden, Michigan State University
Forming Intimacies: Queer Kinship and Resistance in the Antebellum American Atlantic

Rashauna Johnson, Dartmouth College
?A Looking Glass for the World?: Slavery, Immigration, and Overlapping Diasporas in the U.S. South

Nakia Parter, University of Texas at Austin
Trails of Tears and Freedom: Slavery, Migration, and Emancipation in the Southwest Borderlands, 1830-1887

Crystal Webster, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Fugitive Play, Discursive Resistance: The Politics of Black Childhood in Nineteenth-Century America

National Endowment for the Humanities Post-Doctoral Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

William Coleman, Washington University in St. Louis
Painting Houses: The Domestic Landscape of the Hudson River School

Maeve Kane, University at Albany
Shirts Powdered Red: Iroquois Women and the Politics of Consumer Civility, 1600-1850

Joseph Rezek, Boston University
Early Black Writing and the Politics of Print.

Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) Dissertation-Level Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jessica Blake, University of California, Davis
A Taste for Africa: Imperial Fantasy and Garment Commerce in Revolutionary-Era New Orleans

Amy Sopcak-Joseph, University of Connecticut
Converting Rags into Gold: ?Godey?s Lady?s Book,? Female Consumers, and the Business of Periodical Publishing in the Nineteenth Century

Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Michael Blaakman, University of St. Thomas, Minnesota
Speculation Nation: Land and Mania in the Revolutionary American Republic, 1776-1803

Mara Caden, Yale University
Mint Conditions: The Politics and Geography of Money in Britain and its Empire, 1650-1750

Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) Short-Term Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Guadalupe Carrasco-Gonzalez, University of Cadiz, Spain
Maritime Traffic between Philadelphia and Cadiz (Spain) and the U.S. Merchants in Cdiz during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars

Dan Du, University of Georgia
This World in a Teacup: Chinese-American Tea Trade in the Nineteenth Century

Lindsay Keiter, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Uniting Interests: The Economic Functions of Marriage in America, 1750-1860

Alicia Maggard, Brown University
Steamboats on the Ohio River in the Nineteenth Century

Ernesto Mercado-Montero, University of Texas at Austin
Saltwater Empire: The Caribs and the Politics of Smuggling, Insurgency, and the Slave Trade in the Circum-Caribbean, 1763-1833

Scott Miller, University of Virginia
A Merchant?s Republic: Independence, Depression, and the Development of American Capitalism, 1760-1807

Franklin Sammons, University of California, Berkeley
The Long Life of Yazoo: Land Speculation, Finance, and Dispossession in the Southeastern Borderlands, 1789-1840

Liat Spiro, Harvard University
Drawing Capital: Depiction, Machine Tools, and the Political Economy of Industrial Knowledge, 1824-1914

Reese Fellow in American Bibliography

Award Year: 2016-2017

Belvin Shelnutt, New York University
Print Capital: Broadway and the Making of Mass Culture

Richardson Dilworth Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Mary Freeman, Columbia University
Letter Writing and Politics in the Campaign against Slavery in the United States, 1830-1870

Robert L. McNeil Jr. Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Michael Hattem, Yale University
The Past is Prologue: The Origins of American History Culture, 1730-1800

Bethany Mowry, University of Oklahoma
Relative Distances: Men and Women on the Philadelphia Waterfront, 1770-1830

Marissa Rhodes, University at Buffalo
Body Work: Wet-Nurses and Politics of the Breast in the Revolutionary Atlantic

Amber Shaw, Coe College
The Fabric of the Nation: Textiles, Nationhood, and Identity in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Society for Historians of the Early American Republic Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sally Hadden, Western Michigan University
The Earliest U.S. Supreme Court

Spencer Wells, College of William and Mary
Heaven?s Exiles: Excommunicates and the Reformation of American Christianity, 1750-1830

Huntington Library

AHRC-Huntington Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Simon Bate, King?s College, London
Echoes of Late Medieval Chester in the Ellesmere Manuscripts

Ursula Clayton, Royal Holloway, University of London
?Time?s Flies?: A Study of Early Modern Medicinal, Culinary, and Herbal Approaches towards Parasitic Infection

Catherine Evans, University of Sheffield
Music and Time in Early Modern Commonplace Books and Almanacs of the Huntington Library

Sara Hale, King?s College, London
Men of Letters: British Neo-Latin Epistolary Odes of the 17th-18th Centuries in the Manuscript Collections of the Huntington Library

Celyn Richards, Durham University
Stylistic Innovation or Inheritance: A Technical Analysis of the English Printing Industry in the Reign of Edward VI, 1547-1553

Madelaine Schurch, University of York
The Bluestockings and the Popularization of Science

Emily Vine, Queen Mary, University of London
Domestic Devotions in Early Modern England

Rebecca Whiteley, University College, London
Understanding the Early Modern Pregnant Body: Images and Texts at the Huntington Library

Barbara Thom Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

M. Heerman, University of Miami
Many Slaveries: An Entangled History of Human Bondage and Emancipation in the Illinois Country, 1730-1865

Maria Zepeda Cortes, Lehigh University
The Politics of Reform: Jose de Galvez and the Transformation of the Spanish Empire

Caltech-Huntington Humanities Collaborations Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Leah Klement, Princeton University
Violence and Order, Past and Present

Bettina Koch, Virginia Tech
Violence and Disordered Order in Theory and Historical Practice

Corpus Christi College Exchange Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Rayne Allinson, University of Michigan, Dearborn
William Maitland of Lethington: Courtier, Counsellor, Chamaeleon

David Russell, University of Oxford
Learning from Experience

Dana and David Dornsife Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Keith Woodhouse, Northwestern University
Alternatives to Action: Environmental Impact Statements and American Environmentalism

Dibner Research Fellow in the History of Science and Technology

Award Year: 2016-2017

Tawrun Baker, University of Pittsburgh
Chiasmata: Vision in the Intertwined Histories of Anatomy, Natural Philosophy, and Optics in the Early Modern Period

Eleanor Searle Visiting Professor in the History of Science at Caltech and the Huntington

Award Year: 2016-2017

Stefano Gattei, Chemical Heritage Foundation
The Phoenix and the Architecht: Speaking Images and the Engraved Frontispiece of Kepler?s Tabulae Rudolphinae

Fellow in the Huntington-UC Riverside Program for the Advancement of the Humanities

Award Year: 2016-2017

Fuson Wang, City College of New York
Romantic Disease Discourse: A Radical Literary History of Smallpox Inoculation

Fletcher Jones Foundation Distinguished Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Margo Todd, University of Pennsylvania
Urban Community in Early Modern Scotland: Perth from Reformation through Cromwellian Occupation

Fletcher Jones Foundation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nicholas Ridout, Queen Mary University of London
Scenes from Bourgeois Life

Lincoln College Exchange Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Darcy Kern, Southern Connecticut State University
The Political Kingdom: Authority, Representation, and the Language of Nationhood in England and Castile, 1450-1520

Los Angeles Times Distinguished Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Woody Holton, University of South Carolina
Liberty is Sweet: An Integrated History of the American Revolution

Mary Robertson Fellow in Tudor Studies

Award Year: 2016-2017

Greg Walker, University of Edinburgh
A Biography of John Heywood, Tudor Playwright

Mellon Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Tiffany Werth, Simon Fraser University
The English Lithic Imagination from More to Milton

Molina Fellowship in the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences

Award Year: 2016-2017

Heidi Hausse, Columbia University
Cutting, Coping, Curing: Surgical Dismemberment in the Holy Roman Empire, 1500-1700

National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

J.K. Barret, University of Texas at Austin
Pandora's Clock: Contingent Ethics in Renaissance English Literature

Laura Forsberg, Concordia University Texas
The Miniature and Victorian Literature

Matthew Hunter, McGill University
Fluid Cunning: The Temporally Evolving Chemical Object in the British Enlightenment

New College Exchange Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Christy Edwall, University of Oxford
The Poetic Uses of Botanic Taxonomy from Erasmus Darwin to John Ruskin

Anne Heminger, University of Michigan
Confession Carried Aloft: Music, Sound, and Religious Identity in London, 1540-1560

Occidental/Billington Visiting Professor in US History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Bethel Saler, Haverford College
A Republic for a New World: North Africa and the American Imagination, 1783-1825

R. Stanton Avery Distinguished Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jon Mee, University of York
Networks of Improvement?: Book Clubs, Reading Groups, and Philosophical Societies in Britain 1760-1840

Robert C. Ritchie Distinguished Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

John Demos, Yale University
"I am RichPotosi": A Crucible of the Early Modern World

Rogers Distinguished Fellow in 19th century American History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Steven Hahn, New York University
Colonies, Nations, Empires: A History of the United States and the People Who Made It

Short Term Award

Award Year: 2016-2017

Ruth Abbott, University of Cambridge
George Eliot and the History of Scholarship

Phoenix Alexander, Yale University
Visionary Fictions: Towards a Feminist Genealogy of Black Speculative Writing

Erik Altenbernd, University of California, Irvine
Great American Desert: Arid Landscapes, Federal Exploration, and the Construction of a Continental United States

Leah Astbury, University of Cambridge
Marriage, Health, and Compatibility in Early Modern England

Rachel Banke, University of Notre Dame
Bute?s Empire: Reform, Reaction, and the Roots of Imperial Crisis

Alice Baumgartner, Yale University
Fugitives: The Underground Railroad to Mexico

Jessica Beckman, Stanford University
The Mind?s Eye: Vision, Text, and Thought in Early Modern English Print

Chelsea Berry, Georgetown University
Poisoned Relations: Medicine, Sorcery, and Poison Trials in the Greater Caribbean, 1690-1850

Allison Bigelow, University of Virginia
Cultural Touchstones: Mining, Refining, and the Languages of Empire in the Early Americas

Rachel Blumenthal, Indiana University, Kokomo
Misdiagnosis: Psychology and the Female Patient in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Claire Bourne, Virginia Commonwealth University
?Set Forth as It Hath Been Played?: Printing the Performance in Early Modern England

Lloyd Bowen, Cardiff University
Anatomy of a Duel: Gentry Honour, Family Politics, and the Law in Jacobean England

Marco Bresadola, University of Ferrara
Science in Transition: The Cultures of Galvanism, ca. 1795-1850

Ashley Buchanan, University of South Florida
Stones from Goa, Roots from Timor, and Beans from the Philippines: The Art and Science of Collecting at the Late Medici Court, 1642-1743

Keith Budner, University of California, Berkeley
When the Empire was a Colony: Roman Hispania and the Cultural Imagination of Early Modern Spain

Teresa Cribelli, University of Alabama
National Natures: Landscape, Natural Resources, and Narratives of Progress in Brazil and the United States

Gregory Dart, University College London
Edition of the Complete Works of Charles and Mary Lamb

Adhaar Desai, Bard College
Unruly Lines: Illustrating Ideas in Early Modern English Poetry and Science

Parissa Djangi, Stony Brook University
Colonial Wives: Gender Work and Transcolonial Connections in the British Empire, 1780-1830

Meghan Doherty, Berea College
Carving Knowledge: Printed Images, Accuracy, and the Early Royal Society of London

Alejandra Dubcovsky, Yale University
Queen Anne's War, 1702-1713

Martin Dzelzainis, University of Leicester
Editing Early Modern Texts

Mary Dzon, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
A Study of Mary?s Vitae within the Devotional and Scholastic Cultures of the Later Middle Ages

Hillary Eklund, Loyola University, New Orleans
World Enough and Time: Ecology and the Logic of Empire in Renaissance Literature

Misha Ewen, University College London
The Intimate Networks and Political Culture of Virginia Company Investors and Colonists, 1606-1642

Julie Farguson, University of Oxford
Imperial Journeys: Royal Progresses and Later Stuart Political Culture, 1660-1714

Lara Farina, West Virginia University
On the Sense Lives of Plants: Medieval Botany and Floral Feeling

Krystle Farman, City University of New York Graduate Center
Conceptions of Faith: Afro-Mexican Catholicism in Seventeenth-Century Mexico

Samuel Fisher, University of Notre Dame
Fit Instruments: Gaels, Indians, and the Creation of a British Atlantic World, 1745-1783

Andrew Fleck, University of Texas, El Paso
Comets, Supernovas, and Judicial Astrology in Early Modern Europe

Anabel Galindo, University of Arizona
Mapping Yaqui History: Labor, Migration, and Identity 1780-1940

James Gallman, University of Florida
Loyal Dissenters, Angry Copperheads, and Violent Resisters: The Northern Democratic Party and the American Civil War

Anna Gialdini, University of the Arts, London
Collecting and Using Books in Early Modern Science: An Analysis of Materiality through Visual Sources

Kate Gibson, University of Sheffield
Perceptions and Experiences of Illegitimacy in the Long Eighteenth Century

Nora Gilbert, University of North Texas
Gone Girls: The Runaway Woman Narrative in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Fiction

Cosima Gillhammer, University of Oxford
Huntington MS HM 144?Exploring a ?Bad Text?

Melissa Gismondi, University of Virginia
?The Character of a Wife?: Rachel Donelson Jackson and American Expansion, 1760s-1820s

Giacomo Giudic, Birkbeck, University of London
Renaissance Historiography of Milan at the Huntington Library: The Texts, their Materiality, the Networks of their Owners

Reed Gochberg, Boston University
Novel Objects: Museums and Scientific Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Sarah Griffin, University of Oxford
Drawing Dimension: Quantifying Time and Theology in the Medieval Diagrams of HM 83

Steven Gunn, University of Oxford
Everyday Life and Accidental Death in Sixteenth-Century England

Aaron Hanlon, Colby College
Abraham Cowley and the Poetics of Objectivity

Karen Harvey, University of Sheffield
?Painful Sensations? and the ?Welfare of the Body?: Illness, Childbirth, and Emotion in an Eighteenth-Century Middling-Sort Family

Lauren Haumesser, University of Virginia
The Party of Patriarchy: Democratic Gender Politics and the Coming of the Civil War

Ian Haywood, University of Roehampton
The Rise of Victorian Caricature

Sonia Hazard, Duke University
The Touch of the Word: Evangelical Cultures of Print in Antebellum America

Adam Herring, Southern Methodist University
Early European Images of Inca Peru in Huntington Collections

Hidetaka Hirota, Columbia University
Democratic Intolerance: The History of American Nativism

Andrew Isenberg, Temple University
The Experimental Empire: Alternatives to Manifest Destiny

Phebe Jensen, Utah State University
The Early Modern English Calendar

Abram Kaplan, Columbia University
The Janus Faces of Tradition: Newton, Leibniz, and the Philological Roots of Calculus

Andrew Keener, Northwestern University
Staging Translation: Cosmopolitan Vernaculars in Shakespeare?s England

Shannon Kelley, Fairfield University
Wounded Trees and the Poetics of Trauma in the English Renaissance

Luke Keogh, Ludwig Maximilian University
The Wardian Case: An Environmental History

Hyun-Ah Kim, University of Toronto
The Praise of Musicke, 1586: An Edition with Commentary

Racha Kirakosian, Harvard University
Theology of the Book?Manuscript Studies and Material Culture

Alison Knight, University of Cambridge
Prize Books and Historical Fictions: The Historical Novels of the Religious Tract Society and American Tract Society

Karin Koehler, University of St. Andrews
Epistolary Aesthetics and Victorian Poetry

Maryanne Kowaleski, Fordham University
The Origin of Scolding Indictments in Medieval England and Wales

Adolfo La Borda, University of Maryland
Imperial Officials, Mobility, and Cosmopolitanism in the Making of the Spanish Empire, 1580-1700

Jamie Latham, University of Cambridge
The Clergy and Print in Eighteenth-Century England, 1714-1750

Julia Lewandoski, University of California, Berkeley
?The kind of title which the Indians enjoy?: Imperial Treaties and Private Land Records in Native North America

Rose Logie, University of Toronto
Circulating Objects: Agency and Subjectivity in Eighteenth-Century French Art

Michael Madrinkian, University of Oxford
Science and Catechesis: Reforming Late-Medieval Practical Instruction

Alicia Maggard, Brown University
Technology, Society, and the State in the Steamboat Era

Carl Martin, Norwich University
Domesticating Henry V: Hoccleve?s ?To Henry V and the Company of the Garter?

Lucia Martinez, Reed College
Mere Meter: Early Modern Metrical Psalms and the Sound of English Poetry

Joanna McCunn, University of Cambridge
The Interpretation of Deeds at Common Law, c. 1550-1630

Stuart McManus, Harvard University
Globalizing Cicero: Classical Eloquence in the Early Modern Worl

Melina Moe, Yale University
Public Intimacies: Literary and Sexual Reproduction in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Jennifer Mori, University of Toronto
Popular Enlightenment in Britain, 1680-1830

Sophie Morris, University College London
Drawn and Quartered: The Anatomical Print and Studies ?From Life? in Seventeenth-Century London

Lucy Munro, Kings College, London
Shakespeare in the Theatre: The King?s Men

John Murphy, Northwestern University
The Utopian Leap from William Blake to William Morris

Aditi Nafde, Newcastle University
From Print to Manuscript: The Post-Print Manuscript, 1470-1550

Hayley Negrin, New York University
Possessing Indian Women and Children: Slavery, Gender, and English Colonialism in the Early American South, 1607-1730

Sandrine Parageau, University of Paris Ouest Nanterre
Quod Nihil Scitur: Mapping Ignorance in Early Modern England and France

Eric Parisot, Flinders University
Refashioning Suicide: Emotions and Self-Destruction in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Deven Parker, University of Colorado, Boulder
Romantic Media Culture: Aesthetic Technologies of Print and Performance

Joy Partridge, City University of New York Graduate Center
From Treatise to Encyclopedia: The Re-figuration of Scientific Diagrams in the Late Middle Ages

Jason Pearl, Florida International University
Aerial Propsects: Seeing from Above in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Sara Pennell, University of Greenwich
Knowing your Stuff: Rethinking Domestic Chattels in Eighteenth-Century England

Giulio Pertile, Claremont McKenna College
Feeling Faint: Liminal Consciousness in the Renaissance

Holly Pickett, Washington and Lee University
Sensational Idolatry: Reforming the Senses in Early Modern English Drama

Nicholas Popper, College of William and Mary
The World in the Archive: The Production of Political Knowledge in Early Modern Britain

Kelly Presutti, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Terroir after the Terror: Landscape and Representation in Nineteenth-Century France

Naomi Pullin, University of Warwick
Female Friends and the Transatlantic Quaker Community: Gender and Identity in the Atlantic Age, 1650-1750

Teja Pusapati, University of Oxford
Making News Far and Wide: The Professional Networks of Female Political Journalists in Nineteenth-Century England

Joseph Rezek, Boston University
Early Black Writing and the Politics of Print

Jane Rickard, University of Leeds
Ben Jonson and the Construction of the Reader

Sophia Rochmes, University of California, Santa Barbara
Medieval Monochrome and the Practice of Inserting Images into Books of Hours

Jorge Romero, Instituto Cervantes
Misgovernment, Trade, and Foreign Threats in Early Colonial Philippines (1610-1644): A Comparative Study of Colonial Policy Treatises

Jason Rozumalski, University of California, Berkeley
Lords of All They Survey: Property and the Social Origins of the English State

Twyla Ruby, University of California, Los Angeles
Vigani?s Cabinet: Chemistry and the Study of Life Before 1750

Flavia Ruzi, University of California, Riverside
Aesthetic Intersections: Portraiture and Women?s Life Writing in the Long Eighteenth Century

Alec Ryrie, Durham University
Becoming Radical in the English Revolution

Michelle Schwarze, University of Wisconsin, Madison
InterpretingMarginalia from the Scottish Enlightenment in Context

Emma Solberg, Bowdoin College
The Promiscuity of the Virgin

Alex Solomon, Rutgers University
The Rhetoric of Probability from New Science to Common Sense

Matthew Sparacio, Auburn University
In Time of Iron-Age: The Choctaw Civil War and the Southern Frontier

Andrew Sturtevant, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
Pontiac?s Other War: Indigenous and Imperial Politics in the Detroit Borderland, 1701-1766

Naomi Tadmor, Lancaster University
Cultures of Settlement: England, 1660-c. 1780

Xiaoli Tian, University of Hong Kong
Relocating Science: Medical Missions and Western Medicine in Nineteenth-Century China

Xavier Tubau, Hamilton College
The Politics of Ghibellinism during the Empire of Charles V, 1519-1556

Miguel Valerio, Ohio State University
Kings of the Kongo, Slaves of the Virgin Mary: Religious Confraternities and Afro-Latin American Identity in Colonial Mexico and Brazil

Amanda Vickery, University of London
?The Aesthetics of Anglican Virtue?: The Moral Negotiation of Fashion in Late Eighteenth-Century England

Andrew Walkling, Binghamton University
Instruments of Absolutism: Restoration Court Culture and the Epideictic Mode

Michael West, Columbia University
Enigmatic Theater in Shakespeare?s England

Sarah Whittingham, Independent scholar
The Fern: A Botanical, Horticultural, Cultural, and Social History

Jay Williams, Senior Managing Editor, Critical Enquiry
Author under Sail: The Imagination of Jack London

Lauren Working, Durham University
The Passions of Empire: Political Friendships and Private Selves in Early Stuart London and Virginia

Hannah Young, University College London
Imperial Wives: Maria Nugent?s Letter-Writing and the Making of the British Empire

Natale Zappia, Whittier College
Food Frontiers: Indigenous and Euro-American Food Systems in the Early American West

Dan Zborover, John Carter Brown Library
The Port of Pochutecs and Pirates: Long-Term Colonial Transformations in Huatulco, Mexico

Trinity Hall Exchange Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nicholas Guyatt, University of Cambridge
Other People?s Empires: Americans and the Worlds of Imperialism, 1787-1898

Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre, Trinity College
Imperial Wine: The British Empire and the Making of the New World

Institute for Historical Studies, The University of Texas at Austin

Internal Research Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sumit Guha, University of Cambridge
The Political Ecology of Agrarian Western India from the Late Imperial to Early Colonial Eras

Madeline Hsu, University of Texas, Austin
Building a Better Wall: Emerging Systems of Immigration Control and the Shaping of Chinese America

Visiting Research Affiliate

Award Year: 2016-2017

Ide Francois, University of Leuven
Francesco Filelfo's "Consolatio ad Iacobum Antonium Marcellum de obitu Valerii filii", the Rhetoric of Early Modern Consolation Literature and the Editing of Renaissance Latin Texts in General

Lars Garpenhag, Uppsala University

Marta Kane, CRISES ? Centre de Recherches Interdisciplinaires

Rachel Laudan, Independent Scholar
Historiography of Food

Carla Phillips, University of Minnesota
The Struggle for the South Atlantic in the Late Sixteenth Century

William Phillips, Jr., University of Minnesota
European World in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries

Woodruff Smith, University of Massachusetts, Boston
A Study of Respectability as a Global Cultural Pattern

Visiting Research Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Laura Giannetti, University of Miami
Food Culture and the Literary Imagination in Early Modern Italy

Michelle King, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Pei Mei Project: History, Gender and Memory Through the Pages of a Chinese Cookbook

J. B. Harley Research Trust

Harley-Delmas Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Florin-Stefan Morar, Harvard University
The Maps of Myriad Kingdoms: Translation and the Circulation of Cartographic Knowledge between East Asia and Early Modern Europe

Susan Schulten, University of Denver
A History of North America in 100 Maps

John Carter Brown Library

Hodson Trust-John Carter Brown Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Andrew Lawler, Independent Scholar
Reimagining Roanoke: The English voyages of 1584-1590 and the Genesis of the United States and British Empire

Interdisciplinary Cluster Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Karl Arenz, Universidade Federal do Par
Cacao, the Amazonian spices and the Atlantic (17th and 18th centuries)

Silvia Bombin, University of St Andrews
Amerindian pathways and spatial relations in the Guianas and northeastern Amazonia, 1650-1750

Rafael Chambouleyron, Universidade Federal do Par
Cacao, the Amazonian spices and the Atlantic (17th and 18th centuries)

Martha Few, Pennsylvania State University
On Cesarean Operations and Fetal Baptism: An Eighteenth-Century Guatemalan Treatise in Historical Perspective

Mark Harris, University of St Andrews
Amerindian pathways and spatial relations in the Guianas and northeastern Amazonia, 1650-1750

ElizaBeth Hill, Independent Artist and Writer
Indigenous perspectives on the lives of Pocahontas and Joseph Brant

Shelley Niro, Independent Visual Artist
Indigenous perspectives on the lives of Pocahontas and Joseph Brant

Stephanie Pratt, Independent Scholar
Indigenous perspectives on the lives of Pocahontas and Joseph Brant

Nina Scott, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
On Cesarean Operations and Fetal Baptism: An Eighteenth-Century Guatemalan Treatise in Historical Perspective

Zeb Tortorici, New York University
On Cesarean Operations and Fetal Baptism: An Eighteenth-Century Guatemalan Treatise in Historical Perspective

Adam Warren, University of Washington
On Cesarean Operations and Fetal Baptism: An Eighteenth-Century Guatemalan Treatise in Historical Perspective

Long-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Alex Borucki, University of California, Irvine
Slaves, Silver, and Atlantic Empires: the Slave Trade to Spanish South America, 1660-1810

Sarah Crabtree, San Francisco State University
Whaler, Traitor, Coward, Spy!: William Rotch, the Quaker Ethic & the Spirit of Capitalism

Diogo Curto, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
The South Atlantic World - Angola and Brazil (1570-1750)

Laura Llerena, Northwestern University
Restoring the Illegible: the Unexpected Uses of Alphabetic Writing and the Book in Early Colonial Peru

Marcy Norton, George Washington University
Of Pets and Prey: People and Animals in the Early Modern Atlantic World

Linda Rupert, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Inter-Imperial Marronage, Colonial Policy and Imperial Dynamics in the Early Modern Circum-Caribbean

Daniel Ruppel, Brown University
Probable Histories and Virtual Performances: Festival Books and the Performance of Historiography in Early Modern France

Researchers-in-Residence

Award Year: 2016-2017

Amy Bushnell, Brown University

Carol Delaney, Stanford University

Jack Greene, Johns Hopkins University

James Muldoon, Rutgers University

Short-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sunil Agnani, University of Illinois at Chicago
Overcoming Resentment: Enlightenment Thought and the Impasses of Decolonization

Christopher Albi, SUNY New Paltz
Francisco Xavier Gamboa, Colonial Legal Culture, and the Decline of Judicial Authority in Eighteenth-Century Mexico

Hannah Alpert-Abrams, University of Texas at Austin
Acquisition of Mexicana at the John Carter Brown Library

Renzo Baldasso, Arizona State University
The Emergence of the Visuality of the Printed Page from Gutenberg to Ratdolt

Candida Barros, Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi, Brazil
Comparative study of the baptismal ceremony in catechisms in indigenous languages of Iberian colonization, XVIth and XVIIth centuries

Enrique Belderrain, National Center of Medical Science Information
Social History of Epidemic Disease in the Caribbean, 1800-2000

Agnieszka Brylak, University of Warsaw
Between Perversion and Theatricality. The Appropriation of Ahui-stemmed Vocabulary in the Creation of Nahua Colonial Discourse

Rafael Campos, New University of Lisbon
Scientific Resistance on Late 18th-Century, or How Naturalists Appointed the End of Slavery and Reinterpreted European Science

Leonardo Cataldi, cole des Hautes tudes en Sciences Sociales
Spaces of Knowledge in Early Modern Cartographical Practice. The Case Study of Jeronimo de Chaves, 1523-1574

Jason Cohen, Berea College
Scala Intellectualis?: Functions of Scale in Francis Bacon?s New Humanism

Brett Culbert, Harvard University
Britain?s Imperial Prospects and the Aesthetic Origins of the Scenographia Americana, 1725-1775

Miguel da Cruz, Lisbon University
Restyling Imperialism and the Shared American Obsession in Times of Revolution, 1774-1825

Andrew Dial, McGill University
The ?La Valette Affair?: A Jesuit Scandal in the French Atlantic

Soledad Diaz, Universidad Bernardo O?Higgins
What lies behind Nueva Coronica: a reconstruction attempt of Guaman Poma library

Bradley Dixon, University of Texas at Austin
Republic of Indians: A Legal History of the Native South to 1830

Jesse Dorst, University of Minnesota
Catchpenny Bumfodder: Ephemera and Nationhood in the Seventeenth-Century Atlantic

Mary Draper, University of Virginia
The Tropical Metropolis: Cities and Society in the Early Modern British Caribbean

Crystal Eddins, Michigan State University
African Diaspora Collective Action: Rituals, Runaways, and the Haitian Revolution

Jeffrey Erbig, University of New Mexico
Limited Lands: Native Peoples and Iberian Boundary Demarcations in the Age of Imperial Reforms

Sergio Escribano-Ruiz, University of the Basque Country
Basque Fisheries through English and Spanish Sources

Bruno Feitler, Universidade Federal de So Paulo
Jews and New-Christians in Northeastern Brazil, 1640-1750-2015

Joshua Fitzgerald, University of Oregon
Unholy Pedagogy: Nahua-Otom Intermediaries and the Lessons of Popular Colonial Education, 1521-1650

Kristie Flannery, University of Texas at Austin
Forging Spain?s Asian Empire in the Age of Imperial Revolutions, 1750-1808

Guadalupe Garca, Tulane University
City of Light and Shadow: Urban Space, Black Mobility, and the Transformation of Havana, 1791-1863

Leo Garofalo, Connecticut College
Challenging Slavery, Securing Freedom: ?Indios Chinos? in the Andes and Iberia, 1565-1680

Arad Gigi, Florida State University
Fortifying Colonialism: Colonial State and Society in the French Caribbean, 1660-1789

Elizabeth Heath, Baruch College
Visualizing Colonial France in the Eighteenth Century: Using Digital Humanities to Map a New Approach to an Old Claim

Chloe Ireton, University of Texas at Austin
Ethiopian Royal Vassals: Free Black Itinerancy in the Iberian Atlantic, 1500-1650

Vitor Izecksohn, Instituto de Histria/Universidade Federal do Rio
Race and Militias in Colonial Rio de Janeiro and Massachusetts, 1750-1775

Mark Kelley, University of California, San Diego
Sentimental Seamen: Labor, Feeling, and Bondage in Antebellum Sea-Narratives

Timo McGregor, New York University
Imagining the Dutch Atlantic: Cross-Imperial Collaboration and the Origins of Atlantic Political Thought

Ernesto Mercado-Montero, University of Texas at Austin
From Imperial Bordered-Lands to Carib Borderlands: The Caribs and the Politics of the Slave Trade, Smuggling, and Insurgency in the Circum-Caribbean, 1763-1833

Scott Miller, University of Virginia
A Merchant?s Republic: Independence, Depression, and the Development of American Capitalism, 1760-1807

Jessica Pierre-Louis, Universit des Antilles
Free Colored People and ?passing? in French Caribbean in the 18th and 19th century

Aysha Pollnitz, Rice University
Justifications for liberal education in the New World

VK Preston, University of Toronto
Archives and Embodiments: Dancing New France (1534-1763) and Franco-Indigenous Contact Zones

Cameron Strang, University of Nevada, Reno
Indian Explorers: The Other Face of Knowledge and Power in North America

Lance Thurner, Rutgers University
Nature and the Politics of Medical Knowledge in New Spain, 1600-1750

Larry Tise, East Carolina University
The Collecting and Coloring of Early Printed Books & Maps: John Carter Brown Library?s Collection of Theodor De Bry?s Grand Voyages, 1590-1634

Matthew Wyman-McCarthy, Columbia University
Negotiating Imperial Identities: Slave Owners in Britain, 1763-1833

Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University

LWL / ASECS Library Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Rebecca Barr, National University of Ireland
John Bull and Irish Bull: Representations of Irish Masculinity in Late Eighteenth-Century Visual Satire

David Coast, Bath Spa University
The Voice of the People in Early Modern England, 1530-1789

Nicole Garret, Stony Brook University
Early Modern Niobes

Rhianne Grieve, Australian National University
Conceptions of Sociability in Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth-Century British Socialism

Sasha Handley, University of Manchester
Sleep in Early Modern England

Ian Haywood, University of Roehampton
Reforming Caricature, 1820-1840

Yu Liu, Niagara County Community College
Changing Chinese Gardening Ideas into a Native English Tradition: The Horticultural Nationalism of Horace Walpole

Kendra Packham, Independent Scholar
The Interplay between Satiric Text and Image in Early Georgian Electoral Culture

Slaney Ross, Fordham University
Fictions of Surveillance in the Long Eighteenth Century

Mark Schoenfield, Vanderbilt University
The Palimpsest of Justice: Law, Narrative, and the Romantic Self

Jacqueline Thalmann, University of Oxford
The Library of General John Guise, 1682-1765

Dale Townshend, University of Stirling
Gothic Antiquity: History, Romance, and the Architectural Imagination, 1760-1840

Hazel Tubman, University of Oxford
Self-Writing in an Information Age, 1700-1850

Nicholas Valvo, Northwestern University
Parish of Parnassus

Bethany Wong, University of California, Santa Barbara
Imagining Theater in the Eighteenth-Century Novel

Travel Grant

Award Year: 2016-2017

Andrea Coldwell, Coker College
Fictional Lives and Living Fictions

Freya Gowrley, University of Edinburgh
Assembling the Self: Collage and Identity, 1770-1900

Giovanni Iamartino, University of Milan
Sketching Standard English: Language Norms, Attitudes, and Usage in Eighteenth-Century British Prints

Chelsea Phillips, Villanova University
Celebrity Pregnancy, Satire, and Imaging-Making, 1791-92

Andrew Rudd, University of Exeter
Charity in Georgian Literature and Art

Anne Ruderman, Harvard University
Supplying the Slave Trade: How Europeans Met African Demand for European Manufactured Products, Commodities, and Reexports, 1670-1790

Katherine Thorpe, Princeton University
Figuring the Real, Realizing the Figure: The Nature of Personification in Eighteenth-Century Poetry

Library of Congress

Kislak Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Frauke Sachse, University of Bonn
A Sixteenth-Century Missionary Handbook from Highland Guatemala: Preparing a Critical Edition of Ms. 1015 from the Jay I. Kislak Collection at the Library of Congress

Kluge Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Christy Chapin, University of Maryland Baltimore County
The U.S. Economy and the Emergence of Financial Capitalism

Maryland Historical Society

Lord Baltimore Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Gareth Davis, University College, London
Lost Horizons: the United States and the Challenge of British North America, 1760?1871

Candace Gray, Morgan State University
First National Powerball Lottery and Early Jewish Baltimore Networks

Andrew Hazlett, Independent Scholar
A House on Lanvale Street

Helen Kilburn, University of Manchester
Influence of feudalism and religious conflict on slavery, 1634?1689

Duncan Knox, Texas Tech University
Maryland?s Revolutionary War Prisoners of War

Diana Marsh, American Philosophical Society
Peale Exhibition Research

Massachusetts Historical Society

Andrew Oliver Research Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kimberly Alexander, University of New Hampshire
Exploring Anglicization Through Pre-1750 Textiles

Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jessica Farrell, University of Minnesota
(Re)Capturing Empire: A Reconsideration of Liberia?s Precarious Sovereignty and American Empire as Exception in the 19th Century

Andrea Gray, Papers of Thomas Jefferson, George Mason Univ.
?Leaving their callings?: Retirement in the Early Republic

Ross Nedervelt, Florida International University
The Border-seas of a New British Empire: The British Atlantic Islands in the Age of the American Revolution

Luke Nichter, Texas A&M University, Central Texas
Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr., and the Decline of the Eastern Establishment

Franklin Sammons, University of California, Berkeley
The Long Life of Yazoo: Land Speculation, Finance, and Dispossession in the Southeastern Borderlands, 1789-1840

Michael Verney, University of New Hampshire
?Our Field of Fame?: Naval Exploration and Empire in the Early American Republic, 1815-1860

Benjamin F. Stevens Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Abram Van Engen, Washington University in St. Louis
American Model: The Life of John Winthrop?s City on a Hill

Long Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Manisha Sinha, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Men for All Seasons: Sumner, Stevens, and the Making of Radical Reconstruction

Kara Swanson, Northeastern University
A Passion for Patents: Inventiveness, Citizenship and American Nationhood

Louis Leonard Tucker Alumni Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Catherine Kelley, University of Oklahoma
Making Peace: Loyalists in the Early U.S. Republic

Malcolm and Mildred Freiberg Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nora Slominsky, City University of New York Graduate Center
?The Engine of Free Expression?[?]: The Political Development of Copyright in the Colonial British Atlantic and Early National United States

Marc Friedlaender Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Julia Kraut, New York University
A Fear of Foreigners and of Freedom: Ideological Exclusion and Deportation in America

Ruth R. & Alyson R. Miller Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Evan Haefeli, Texas A&M University
The Delaware as Women and the Iroquois Great Peace of 1670

Cathryn Halverson, University of Copenhagen
Faraway Women and The Atlantic Monthly

The Massachusetts Society of the Cincinnati Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Craig Smith, William Woods University
Redemption: The American Revolution, Ethics, and Abolitionism in Britain and the United States

W. B. H. Douse Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nathan Fell, University of Houston
The Nature of Colonization: Native Americans, Colonists, and the Environment in New England, 1400-1750

Michael Hattem, Yale University
The Past is Prologue: The Origins of American History Culture, 1730-1800

McNeil Center for Early American Studies

Advisory Council Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jane Dinwoodie, Oxford University

Lauren Duval, American University

Andrew W. Mellon Early American Literature and Material Texts Dissertation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Christy Potroff, Fordham University

Alyssa Reichardt, Yale University

Nora Slominsky, City University of New York Graduate Center

Barra Dissertation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Yevan Terrien, University of Pittsburgh

Barra Dissertation Fellow in Art and Material Culture

Award Year: 2016-2017

Whitney Stewart, Rice University

Barra Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Elizabeth Ellis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Many Ties of the Petites Nations: Relationships, Power, and Diplomacy in the Lower Mississippi Valley, 1685-1785

Christopher Heaney, Pennsylvania State University

Carpenter Fellow in Early American Religion Studies/Friends of MCEAS Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nicholas Bonneau, University of Notre Dame

Friends of MCEAS Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Eric Herschthal, Columbia University

Marguerite Bartlett Hamer Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Alexander Ponsen, University of Pennsylvania

MCEAS Consortium Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Megan Bailey, University of Maryland

Rebecca Rosen, Princeton University

Katherine Smoak, Johns Hopkins University

Richard S. Dunn Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Melissa Morris, Columbia University

Sabbatical Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Emma Hart, Oxford University

Mid-Atlantic Conference on British Studies

Research Travel Award

Award Year: 2016-2017

Lynneth Miller, Baylor University
'Satan Danced in the Person of the Damsel': Dance, Sacrilege, and Gender in England, 1280-1642

Nantucket Historical Association

E. Geoffrey and Elizabeth Thayer Verney Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jeffrey Kovach, Charter Oak State College
Economics of the Leadership of the Quaker Women?s Meetings on Nantucket in the Eighteenth Century

National Humanities Center

ACLS Burkhardt Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nicole Marafioti, Trinity University
Crime and Sin in Late Anglo-Saxon England

James Mulholland, North Carolina State University
Anglophone Literature and the Emergence of the Colonial Public Sphere in Asia, 1774?1819

Tatiana Seijas, Pennsylvania State University
First Routes: Indigenous Trade and Travel between the American Southwest and Mexico

Allen W. Clowes Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nancy Wicker, University of Mississippi
Viking Art in Scandinavia and across the Viking Diaspora: Patrons, Producers, and Consumers from the Fifth through the Eleventh Centuries

Delta Delta Delta Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Richard Turits, College of William and Mary
New World of Color: Slavery, Freedom, and the Making of Race in Santo Domingo and the Atlantic World

GlaxoSmithKline Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Zsuzsanna Gulcsi, Northern Arizona University
Artistic Culture of Religious Instruction Along the Trade Routes of Late Ancient and Medieval Asia

Henry Luce Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Christopher Grasso, College of William and Mary
Skepticism and American Faith: From the Revolution to the Civil War

Hurford Family Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Mary Floyd-Wilson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Tempter or the Tempted: Demonic Causality on the Shakespearean Stage

John G. Medlin, Jr. Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kim Hall, Barnard College, Columbia University
?Othello was my grandfather?: Race and Shakespeare in the African Diaspora

John Hope Franklin Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Celeste-Marie Bernier, University of Nottingham
Living Parchments: Artistry and Authorship in the Life and Works of Frederick Douglass

Josephus Daniels Fellowship of the Research Triangle Foundation

Award Year: 2016-2017

Marlene Daut, Claremont Graduate University
An Anthology of Haitian Revolutionary Fictions (Age of Slavery)

M. H. Abrams Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Derek Attridge, University of York
Poetry in Performance from Homer to the Renaissance

Blake Wilson, Dickinson College
Dominion of the Ear: Memory, Performance, and Oral Poetry in Early Modern Italy

NEH Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Cynthia Talbot, University of Texas, Austin
Martial Sentiments: Writing Warrior Histories in Mughal India, 1590-1680

Resident Associate

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kalman Bland, Duke University
Aesopian Fables, Islamic Political Philosophy, and the Transmission of Aristotle?s Poetics and Rhetoric in Medieval Judaism

Ian Newman, University of Notre Dame
Songs of the City: Literature, Ballads, and the Urban Soundscape

Hannah Rosen, College of William and Mary
Separate Suffering: Histories of Race, Death, and Burial in the Nineteenth-Century South

Joan Stewart, Hamilton College
The Maid and the Milkmaid: Joan of Arc and Marie Antoinette

STIAS Iso Lomso Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Grace Musila, Stellenbosch University
Critical Illegibility, Blackness and Scoring Dangerous Freedoms

Walter Hines Page Fellowship of the Research Triangle Foundation

Award Year: 2016-2017

Mariana Dantas, Ohio University
Family Formation, Race, and Social Mobility in Eighteenth-Century Minas Gerais, Brazil

William C. and Ida Friday Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Laurent Dubois, Duke University
Katherine Dunham: An Afro-Atlantic Itinerary

New England Regional Fellowship Consortium

Consortium Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Cassandra Berman, Brandeis University
Motherhood and the Court of Public Opinion: Transgressive Maternity in America, 1768-1868

Amy Breimaier, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
?I learn my Books well?: Child Readers and the Economics of Cultural Change in New England, 1765-1815

Jamie Brummitt, Duke University
Protestant Relics: The Politics of Religion and the Art of Mourning in the Early American Republic

Emily Burns, Auburn University
Innocence Abroad: The Cultural Politics and Paradox of American Artistic Innocence in Fin-de-Sicle France

Ben Davidson, New York University
Freedom?s Generation: Coming of Age in the Era of Emancipation

Mary Draper, University of Virginia
The Tropical Metropolis: Cities and Society in the Early Modern British Caribbean

John Garcia, University of Pennsylvania
Specimen Pages: Critical Bibliography and Digital Analysis of 19th-Century Subscription Publishing in America

Louis Gerdelan, Harvard University
Calamitous Knowledge: Understanding Disaster in the British, Spanish, and French Atlantic Worlds, 1666-1755

Kenyon Gradert, Washington University in St. Louis
The Second Reformation: Protestant Inheritance in Antislavery New England

Nalleli Guillen, University of Delaware
Round the World Every Evening: Panoramic Spectacles, Entertainment Culture, and a Growing Imperial Consciousness in Nineteenth-Century America

Jane Hooper, George Mason University
?Let the Girls Come Aboard?: Intimate Contact between America and Madagascar

Rachel Knecht, Brown University
Inventing the Mathematical Economy in Nineteenth-Century America

Alexandra Montgomery, University of Pennsylvania
Projecting Power in the Dawnland: Colonization Schemes, Imperial Failure, and Competing Visions of the Gulf of Maine World, 1710-1800

Carrie Streeter, University of California, San Diego
Before Yoga: Self-Expression and Health in the Age of Nervousness

New England Regional Fellowship Consortium Fellowships

Award Year: 2017-2018

Hannah Anderson, University of Pennsylvania
Lived Botany: Households, Ecological Adaptation and the Origins of Settler Colonialism in Early British North America

Christopher Babits, University of Texas- Austin
To Cure a Sinful Nation: A Cultural History of Conversion Therapy and the Making of Modern America, 1930 to the Present Day

Renzo Baldasso, Arizon State University
The Emergence of the Visuality of the Printed Page from Gutenberg to Ratdolt: Case Studies in the Collections of the New England Consortium of Libraries

Kathrinne Duffy, Brown University
Doctrine of the Skull: Phrenology, Public Culture, and the Self in Antebellum America

Craig Gallagher, Boston College
Covenants and Commerce: Religious Refugees and the Making of the British Atlantic World

J. Ritchie Garrison, University of Delaware
Matter and Mind in the Early Modern Atlantic World

Karen Harker, University of Birmingham
Shakespeare's 19th-Century Soundscape: Reconstructing, Reconsidering, and Preserving Shakespearean Incidental Music written for Victorian and Edwardian Theatres

Hina Hirayama,
Edward Sylvester Morse (1838-1925): his American Life & Times

Alexander Jacobs, Vanderbilt University
Pessimism and Progress: Left Conservatism in Modern American Political Thought

Shira Lurie, University of Virginia
Politics at the Poles: Liberty Poles and the Popular Struggle for the New Republic

Jen Manion, Amherst College
Born in the Wrong Time: Transgender Archives and the History of Possibility, 1750-1900

Laura McCoy, Northwestern University
In Distress: Family and a Marketplace of Feeling in the Early American Republic

Brianna Nofil, Columbia University
Gender, Community Policing, and Crime Control in the Late 20th C.

Heather Sanford, Brown University
Palatable Slavery

Nancy Siegel, Towson University
Political Appetites: Revolution, Taste, and Culinary Activism in the Early Republic

Daniel Soucier, University of Maine
Navigating Wilderness and Borderland: Environment and Culture in the Northeastern Americas during the American Revolution, 1775-1779

Tyler Sperrazza, Penn State University
Defiant: African American Cultural Responses to Northern White Supremacy, 1865-1915

Amy Voorhees,
Christian Science Identity and New England Cultures, 1820-1920

Peter Walker, University of Pennsylvania- McNeil Center
The Church Militant: Anglicanism, Loyalism, and Counterrevolution in the British Empire, 1720-1820

Donald Yacovone, Harvard University
The Liberator's Legacy: Memory, Abolitionism, and the Struggle for Civil Rights, 1865-1965

Newberry Library

ACLS/Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Xuefei Ren, Michigan State University
Urban Governance and Citizen Rights in China and India: Housing, Land, and Air

American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Daniel Ritchie, Bethel University
Fashioning a Free People: Citizens, Subjects, Ladies, and Gentlemen in the Late Atlantic Enlightenment

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Lloyd Lewis Fellow in American History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Samantha Seeley, University of Richmond
Race and Removal in the Early American Republic

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Katharina Uhde, Valparaiso University
Joseph Joachim

Arthur and Janet Holzheimer Fellow in the History of Cartography

Award Year: 2016-2017

Elisabeth Schwab, Georg-August-Universitt, Gttingen
Descriptions of Rome in the 14th to 16th Centuries: Antiquarian Practices in Humanist Literature

Arthur and Lila Weinberg Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Charity White, Independent Scholar
Looking Back to Move Forward: An Art and Social Intervention Approach to Race Relations

Associated Colleges of the Midwest Faculty Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Tori Barnes-Brus, Cornell College
Novel Action: Literature, Social Movements, and the Public Good

Rebecca Entel, Cornell College
Novel Action: Literature, Social Movements, and the Public Good

Charles Montgomery Gray Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Mark De Vitis, University of Sydney
Medium, Message and Meaning: Printmaking in Louis XIV?s France

Patricia Manning, University of Kansas
Madrid in Novellas and Maps

Frances C. Allen Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Patricia Trujillo, Northern New Mexico College
Between Fact and Fiction: Locating Genizara Identity in Lorraine Lopez?s The Galbadn Sisters and Women?s Tales from the New Mexico WPA: La Diabla a Pie

John S. Aubrey Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Aysha Pollnitz, Rice University
New World, Ancient Texts, and New Justifications for Liberal Education

Lawrence Lipking Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Andrew Keener, Northwestern University
Theaters of Translation: Cosmopolitan Vernaculars in Shakespeare?s England

Lester J. Cappon Fellow in Documentary Editing

Award Year: 2016-2017

W. Martin, Huntington University
Katherine Mansfield at the Newberry: A Compendium of Textual Revisions

Lloyd Lewis Fellow in American History

Award Year: 2016-2017

Woody Holton, University of South Carolina
Liberty is Sweet: An Integrated History of the American Revolution

Midwest Modern Language Association Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Rebecca Janzen, Bluffton College
Liminal Sovereignty: Mennonites and Mormons and Borderlands Popular Culture

Monticello College Foundation and Audrey Lumsden-Kouvel Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sarah Iovan, Independent Scholar
Performing Poesis: Musica Humana in Early Modern Lyric

National Endowment for the Humanities and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Mara Wade, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Early Modern Intellectual Networks: Emblems as Open Sources

National Endowment for the Humanities and Center for Renaissance Studies Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Monique Allewaert, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Cut Up: Colonial Insectophilia, the Poetics of the Small, and the Work of Enlightenment

National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Christopher Albi, SUNY New Paltz
Francisco Xavier Gamboa, Colonial Legal Culture, and the Decline of Judicial Authority in Eighteenth-Century Mexico

Newberry Consortium for American Indian Studies Faculty Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Paul Ramirez, Northwestern University
Salt of God: A Religious History of Mexico

Newberry Consortium in American Indian Studies Graduate Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Amber Annis, University of Minnesota
?The use of your reservation is important?: The Militarization and Exploitation of Lakota Land and Lakota Sovereignty on the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe

Raquel Escobar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Reconcile the Indian, Reconcile the Nation: Indigenismo, the Nation, and Transnational Networks of the Inter-American Indian Institute

Rose Miron, University of Minnesota
Strategies of Self-Representation: Re-Thinking Public History as a Method of Mohican Resistance

Garrett Wright, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Protecting the Plains: Central Plains Diplomacy and Movement, 1702-1806

Newberry Library ? American Society for Environmental History Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Zachary Nowak, Harvard University
The American Train Station: An Environmental History

Newberry Library ? cole Nationale des Chartes Exchange Fellow (to the cole)

Award Year: 2016-2017

Edward Gray, Purdue University
The Marillac: Family Strategy, Religion, and Diplomacy in the Making of the French State during the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries

Newberry Library ? cole Nationale des Chartes Exchange Fellow (to the Newberry)

Award Year: 2016-2017

Marc Smith, cole Nationale des Chartes
Early French Writing Manuals, 1560-1815

Newberry Library ? Jack Miller Center Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Max Flomen, University of California, Los Angeles
War and Slavery in the Texas-Louisiana Borderland, 1760-1845

Emily Macgillivray, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
I do not know any such woman: Native Women Traders? Property, Mobility, and Self-Determination in the Great Lakes from 1740 to 1840

Bartholomew Sparrow, University of Texas at Austin
Unequal at the Founding: Indentured Servants, the Poor, and the Colonial Legacy

J. Tomlin, University of Tennessee
A Leveling Spirit: Religious Fear and Democratic Sensibilities in Early America

Newberry Library Center for Renaissance Studies Consortium Faculty Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

David Magliocco, Vanderbilt University
Being Catholic: The Earl of Castlemaine and the Politics of Publicity

Newberry Library Center for Renaissance Studies Consortium Graduate Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jesse Dorst, University of Minnesota
Catchpenny Bumfodder: Popular Print and National Identity in the Anglo-Dutch Atlantic World, 1600-1700

Newberry Library Short-Term Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jason Dyck, University of Toronto
Piety, Presidios, and Polemics: Juan de Albizuri and the Northern Missions of Seventeenth-Century Mexico

Noah Gentele, Yale University
Napoleon and the Timelines of Modernity: The Form and Sense of the Past in France and Britain, 1783-1852

Julia Gossard, Utah State University
Reforming Children: The Pedagogy, Commerce, and Politics of Childhood in the Early Modern French World

Holly Hurlburt, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
The Struggle for Cem: Culture and Politics in the Late Fifteenth-Century Mediterranean

Phillip Round, University of Iowa
Cultural Shorthand: Native Media and the Practice of Sovereignty

Tatiana Seijas, Pennsylvania State University
First Routes: Indigenous Trade and Travel between the American Southwest and Mexico

Silvia Valisa, Florida State University
News, Notes and Novels: The Stabilimento Sonzogno and the Technologies of Culture in Italy, 1804-1914

Newberry Library Undergraduate Seminar Faculty Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Laura Hostetler, University of Illinois at Chicago
Exchange Before Orientalism: Encounters Between Europe and Asia, 1500-1800

Ellen McClure, University of Illinois at Chicago
Exchange Before Orientalism: Encounters Between Europe and Asia, 1500-1800

Sixteenth Century Society and Conference Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Sheryl Reiss, Independent Scholar
A Portrait of a Medici Maecenas: Giulio de? Medici (Pope Clement VII) as Patron of Art

Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Illinois Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Carol Guarnieri, University of Virginia
New World, New Form: Novel Subjects in the Eighteenth-Century British Caribbean

Jennifer Miller, West Virginia University
?Our Own Flesh and Blood??: Indians and Moravians in the Eighteenth-Century Ohio Country

Susan Kelly Power and Helen Hornbeck Tanner Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nick Estes, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
Indian Questions: Self-Determination, Tribalism, and Colonial Power at the Dawn of the American Century

The Renaissance Society of America / Kress Foundation Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Bradley Cavallo, Temple University
Escudos de monjas and the Mental Colonization of Latin American Religious Practice, 1600-1800

The Renaissance Society of America Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Daniela D?Eugenio, City University of New York Graduate Center
Transferring Macro-terms: Cultural, Linguistic, and Literary Transitions of Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases, by Vincenzo Brusantini, John Florio, and Pompeo Sarnelli

Weiss/Brown Publication Subvention Award

Award Year: 2016-2017

Antonio Iurilli, University of Palermo
Flacco Annali delle Edizioni a Stampa Secoli XV-XVIII

New-York Historical Society

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Megan Cherry, North Carolina State University
New York Asunder: Factionalism in Colonial New York, 1689-1719

Maeve Kane, University at Albany
A Company of These Women: Kin, Community Boundaries and Archival Silences in Iroquois Social Networks, 1600-1850

Bernard and Irene Schwartz Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Alisa Wade, City University of New York Graduate Center
'The Sole Cause of My Distress and Suffering?: Protecting Elite Women?s Inheritance in Early National New York City

NEH Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Natalie Joy, Northern Illinois University
Abolitionists and Indians in the Antebellum Era

Patricia and John Klingenstein Short-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Robert Caldwell, University of Texas, Arlington
Native Peoples Should Tell Their Own Stories

Hidetaka Hirota, Columbia University
Expelling the Poor: Atlantic Seaboard States and the Origins of American Immigration Policy

Jane Manners, Princeton Universty
The Great New York Fire of 1835 and its Role in the Evolution of America?s Antebellum Political Economy

Omohundro Institute

Fellowship in Historical Editing

Award Year: 2016-2017

Nicole Penn, University of Virginia

Anna Roberts, College of William and Mary

Kasey Sease, College of William and Mary

Georgian Papers Programme

Award Year: 2016-2017

Rick Atkinson, U.S. Army War College
The role of King George III in military decisions, specifically those relating to espionage and expeditionary warfare

Rachel Banke, Northwestern University
The 3rd Earl of Bute and his correspondence with King George III regarding political economy and the American colonies

Andrew Beaumont, University of Oxford
Frederick & George, The First Minister and his King, 1771?1783

Cynthia Kierner, George Mason University
Inventing Disaster: the Culture of Calamity from Jamestown to Johnstown

Daniel Robinson, University of Cambridge
European Geopolitics and British Foreign Policy in the Politics and Culture of the Thirteen Colonies, 1713?1776

Suzanne Schwarz, University of Hull
George III?s views on the development of Sierra Leone as Britain?s first significant Crown Colony in West Africa in the first decade of the nineteenth century, and in particular the emergence of the colony as a post-slavery society

Lapidus-OI Early American and Transatlantic Print Culture Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jamie Bolker, Fordham University
Lost and Found: Wayfinding in Early American Literature

Marissa Rhodes, SUNY Buffalo
Body Work: Wet-Nurses and Politics of the Breast in Anglo-Atlantic Classified Advertisements

Amanda Stuckey, College of William and Mary
Reading Bodies: Disability and the Book in American Literature and Culture

Jordan Taylor, Indiana University, Bloomington
On the Ocean of News?: North American Information Networks in the Age of Revolution

Peter Walker, Columbia University
The Church Militant: The American migr Clergy and the Making of the British Counterrevolution, 1763-1792

Lapidus-OI Slavery and Print Culture Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Fernanda Lane, Vanderbilt University
Cuban Slavery in the Age of British Abolitionism

Omohundro Institute Fellowships in Historical Editing

Award Year: 2017

Frances Bell, William & Mary

Holly Gruntner, William & Mary

Mitchell Oxford, William & Mary

Christopher Slaby, William & Mary

Omohundro Institute Georgian Papers Programme Fellowships

Award Year: 2017

Cassandra Good,
researching the effects of George III?s public presentation of his family on George Washington?s ideas of family.

David Hancock,
researching the life of Lord Landsdowne, Britain?s first Irish-born Prime Minister.

Meghan Kobza,
researching the social and economic history of the eighteenth-century London masquerade.

Brooke Newman,
researching the evolution in the Georgian monarchs? response to contentious national and imperial debates regarding African slavery, liberty, and subjecthood.

Robert Paulett,
researching British imperial policies from 1762?64 and their effect on the borders which defined British North America at that time.

Anya Zilberstein,
researching George III?s engagement with the sciences of agriculture, ornithology, and climate and the relationship of these topics to contemporary ideas of slavery and race.

Omohundro Institute Lapidus Fellowship for Graduate Research in Early American Print Culture

Award Year: 2017

Louis Gerdelan, Harvard University
?Calamitous knowledge: the languages of disaster in the British, French and Spanish Atlantic worlds, 1666?1765?

Stephen Hay, University of British Columbia
?Mariners and Misinformation in the American Atlantic, 1740?1775?

Shira Lurie, University of Virginia
?Politics at the Poles: Liberty Poles and the Popular Struggle for the New Republic?

Nicole Mahoney, University of Maryland
?Liberty, Gentility, and Dangerous Liaisons: French Culture and Polite Society in Eighteenth-Century America?

Sean Morey Smith, Rice University
?Debating Slavery and Making Race Scientific: A Scientific and Medical History of Abolition in the Anglophone Atlantic, 1733?1833?

Anna Vincenzi, University of Notre Dame
?Imagining an Age of Revolutions? A Study of the Reception of the American Revolution in the Italian States (1765?1809)?

Jordan Wingate, University of California- Los Angeles
?The Transnational Origins of the American Self?

Omohundro Institute Lapidus Initiative Fellowships for Digital Collections

Award Year: 2017

Lauren Coats, Louisiana State University
will digitize approximately 1400 surveys housed by LSU Libraries that mapped land claims in Spanish Louisiana at the close of the eighteenth and opening of the nineteenth centuries. These surveys provide a comprehensive overview of the patterns of land and life in Spanish Louisiana on the eve of its integration into the territory of the United States.

Nicholas Gliserman,
will digitize, transcribe, and encode the diaries and correspondence created by members of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends in the course of establishing and supporting a Quaker mission to the Seneca Country between the years 1795 and 1820.

Stephen Mullen,
will digitize the Stirling of Keir collection held at Glasgow City Archives at the Mitchell Library. The collection includes mid-eighteenth-century records, such as invoices, letter and account books, associated with two sugar plantations in Jamaica-Hampden in St. James and Frontier in St. Mary.

Andrew Sluyter, Louisiana State University
will digitize approximately 1400 surveys housed by LSU Libraries that mapped land claims in Spanish Louisiana at the close of the eighteenth and opening of the nineteenth centuries. These surveys provide a comprehensive overview of the patterns of land and life in Spanish Louisiana on the eve of its integration into the territory of the United States.

Omohundro Institute NEH Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Year: 2018-2019

Carolyn Arena, Columbia Unviersity
"Indian Slaves from Caribana: Trade and Labor in the Seventeenth-Century Caribbean."

Laurel Daen, William & Mary
?The Constitution of Disability in the Early United States?

Omohundro Institute Scholars' Workshop

Award Year: 2017

Zachary Dorner, Stanford University

Kara French, Salisbury University

Katherine Johnston, Beloit College

Kate Mulry, CSU Bakersfield

Tamika Nunley, Oberlin College

Edward Smyth, University of California- Santa Cruz

Omohundro Institute-NEH Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Deborah Hamer, Omohundro Institute
More Water than Wine: Marriage and the Construction of the Dutch Atlantic World

Ryan Kashanipour, Northern Arizona University
Between Magic and Medicine: Colonial Yucatec Healing and the Spanish Atlantic World

Shauna Sweeney, Omohundro Institute
A Free Enterprise: Market Women, Insurgent Economies and the Making of Caribbean Freedom

Scholars? Workshop

Award Year: 2016-2017

Megan Cherry, North Carolina State University
New York Asunder: Factionalism in Colonial New York, 1689-1719

Neal Dugre, University of Houston, Clear Lake
Inventing New England: The Rise and Fall of the United Colonies in British North America, 1630-1684

Donald Johnson, North Dakota State University
Social and political dynamics of port towns occupied by the British army during the American Revolution

Mairin Odle, University of Alabama
Stories Written on the Body: Cross-Cultural Markings in the North American Atlantic, 1600-1830

Melissah Pawlikowski, Ohio Dominican University
The Plight and the Bounty: Squatters, War Profiteers & the Transforming Hand of Sovereignty in the Indian Country, 1750-1774

Bryan Rindfleisch, Marquette University
"Possessed of the most Extensive Trade, Connexions and Influence": The Atlantic Intimacies of an Eighteenth Century Indian Trader ?

Short-Term Visiting Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Karin Amundsen, University of Southern California
Metallurgy, Mining, and English Colonization in the Americas, 1550?1624

Julia King, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Political Development and Virginia?s Plantation Landscape

Omohundro Institute and Folger Library

Omohundro Institute-Folger Library Fellowship

Award Year: 2017

Heather Kopelson, University of Alabama
?Idolatrous Processions: Music, Dance, and Cultural Exchange in the Atlantic World, 1500?1700?

Omohundro Institute and Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation

Omohundro Institute and Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation Short-Term Visiting Fellowships

Award Year: 2017

Scott Berthelette, Unvierity of Saskatchewan
?Between Sovereignty and Statecraft: New France and the Contest for the Hudson Bay Watershed, 1663?1774?

Ywone Edwards-Ingram, William & Mary
?Coachmen in Slavery and Freedom: The Convergence of Work and Display?

Luciano Figueiredo, Universidade Federal Fluminense
?Jamestown and Rio de Janeiro by the Atlantic: compared perspectives of Bacon?s Rebellion and the Revolt of Rio in the seventeenth century?

Evan Haefeli, Texas A&M University
?The British Imperial Expansion of American Religious Diversity, 1660?1732?

Hannah Tucker, University of Virginia
?Masters of the Market: Mercantile Ship Captaincy in the Colonial British Atlantic, 1607?1774?

Omohundro Institute and Lemon Project

Lemon Project Fellow

Award Year: 2018-2019

Vineeta Singh, University of California-San Diego

Organization of American Historians

John Higham Research Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Evan Taparata, University of Minnesota
No Asylum for Mankind: The Creation of Refugee Law and Policy in the United States, 1787?1924

Princeton University Library

Friends of the Princeton University Library Research Grants

Award Year: 2017-2018

Michael Williams,
?Impolite Science: Print and Performance in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic,?

Princeton University Library

Research Grant

Award Year: 2016-2017

Rachel Cope, Brigham Young University
Sanctification and Friendship in the Correspondence of Catherine Livingston Garrettson

Ben Davidson, New York University
Freedom's Generation: Coming of Age in the Era of Emancipation

Garrett Davidson, College of Charleston
Paratextual Transmission Notes in the Hadith Manuscripts of the Garrett Collection

James Ford, Occidental College
Disheveling the Origins: Impossible Canonicity and African Diasporic Writing

William Hart, Middlebury College
I Am a Man: Martin Freeman and the Cant of Colonization

Andrew Keener, Northwestern University
Staging Translation: Cosmopolitan Vernaculars in Shakespeare's England

Keith O?Sullivan, Church of Ireland College of Education, Dublin
The Horse as Romantic Symbol in Children?s Literature and Illustration from the Late Eighteenth Century to the Present Day

Maria Papadopoulou, University of Copenhagen
Between City and Cosmos: Mapping Alexandria and the Oikoumene. A Study in Cartographic Heritage

Lucas Sheaffer, Messiah College
Damming the American Imagination

Raji Soni, Virginia Tech
The Idiomatic Sublime, or les petits abmes: Kant in the Archive of Derrida?s La Vrit en Peinture

Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies

ICJS / Barringer Fellow

Award Year: 2016-2017

Stephen Bending, Southampton Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Pleasure Gardens and the Problems of Pleasure

Chelsea Berry, Georgetown University
Poisoned Relations: Medicine, Sorcery, and Poison Trails in the Greater Caribbean, 1690-1850

Frank Cogliano, Edinburgh University
The Use and Abuse of History in the "War on Terror":The Strange Career of Thomas Jefferson

Carolyn Eastman, Virginia Commonwealth University
The Strange Genius of Mr. O: Celebrity and the Invention of the United States

Dominic Hennessy, University of Queensland, Australia
Agricultural Improvement on English Estates and Virginia Plantations

Malte Hinrichsen, University of Hamburg, Germany
Jefferson, Race, and Racism

Holly Mayer, Duquesne University
Congress's Own: Constructing at Continental (Army) Community

Nelson Mundell, University of Glasgow
Scottish migrs newspapers editors and representations of race, ethnicity and otherness

Paula Saunders, City University of New York
Thomas Jefferson and Enlightenment Ideology in Plantation Management

Barry Shain, Colgate University
Revolutionary-eraPamphlet Literature in Context

John van Horne, Library Company of Philadelphia
A Tale of Two Polymaths: Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Henry Latrobe

Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies at Monticello Fritz and Claudine Kundrun Open-Rank Fellowship

Award Year: 2018

Melissa Adler, Western University
"A 'peculiar satisfaction': Thomas Jefferson's Disciplinary Imagination"

Karin Altenberg, Independent Scholar
"Forgetting the Facts: researching and writing the novel of York and the Corps of Discovery"

George Boudreau, McNeil Center for Early American Studies
"The Front Lines of Early American History: Complicating (and Improving) the Interpretation of Anglo-American Sites

Andy Cabot, University of Paris Diderot VII
"Thomas Jefferson and the Global Destiny of Slavery: Interpreting Jefferson's Views on American Slavery in a Global Context"

Dean Caivano, York University
"Jefferson Against the State: A Politico-Historical Account of Radical Domestic Thought"

Andrew Cecchinato, Univeristy of Trento
"The Constitutional Purpose of Jefferson's Doctrine on Tyranny"

Daniel Cornette, US Customs and Border Protection
"The Tea Act Crisis of 1773"

Neal Curtis, University of Virginia
"Jefferson's Dual Monument: The Rotunda (Library)"

Elizabeth Dowling Taylor, Independent Scholar
"Margaret Bayard Smith" biography

Kyle Edwards, University of Virginia
"'My cabins are yet to be seen only on paper...': Rediscovering the Plantation Landscape at James Monroe's Highland"

Ywone Edwards-Ingram, Independent Scholar
"Thomas Jefferson's Coachmen of African Ancestry and other Heritages"

Montia Gardner, University of Maryland
"The Reproductive Resistance of Enslaved Women in the Antebellum South"

Miriam Gordon-Stewart, Victory Hall Opera
"Monticello Overheard"

Alley Jordan, University of Edinburgh
"The Healing Power of Nature: Thomas Jefferson's Englightenment Explanations for Race in Early America"

Jung-Hwa Kim, Seoul National University
"Legacies of Gardens on Education and Enlightenment: Jefferson's Botanical Garden at the University of Virginia and Yun's Garden at the Anglo-Korean School"

Samuel Lemley, University of Virginia
"Jefferson's Dual Monument: The Rotunda (Library)"

John McCusker, Trinity University

Travis McDonald, Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
"The Restoration and Architectural Significance of Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest"

Brenda Patterson, Victory Hall Opera
"Monticello Overheard"

Lisa Perrone, Bucknell University
"Stimatissimo Signore, e Amico Carissimo: Thomas Jefferson, Italy, and the Republic of Letters"

Cara Rogers, Rice University
"Jefferson's Sons: Notes of the State of Virginia and American Antislavery, 1769-1832"

Stephanie Seal Walters, George Mason University
"'As I GLORY in the name of TORY': Loyalism, Community, and Memory in Revolutionary Virginia, 1765-1800"

University of Chicago Library

Robert L. Platzman Memorial Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Kate Bellamy, Leiden University
Rediscovering Lost Voices: Two Approaches to Indigenous Literacy in Purpecha, Mexico

Lucie Claire, Universit de Picardie Jules Verne
The American Destiny of the Humanist Marc-Antoine Muret, 1526-1585

John Suval, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Dangerous Ground: Squatters, Statesmen, and the Rupture of American Democracy, 1830-1860

Virginia Historical Society

Andrew W. Mellon Research Fellowship

Award Year: 2018-2019

Julia Bernier, Georgetown University
for research on enslaved African Americans who engaged in self-purchase, to examine how they contested their legal and economic position within a slave society.

Sara Collini, George Mason University
for research on enslaved women and midwifery in the American South during the Revolutionary and post-Revolutionary eras.

Sarah Gardner, Mercer University
for research on the reading choices, habits, and practices of southerners in the Civil War Era

Daniel Livesay, Claremont McKenna College
for research on elderly enslaved African Americans in the Chesapeake during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Brian Neumann, University of Virginia
for research on the social, political, and ideological dynamics of Unionism manifested during the Nullification Crisis of the 1830

Peter Olsen-Harbich, College of William & Mary
for research on the historical import of coercive institutions among indigenous communities in the colonial period.

Anne Rubin, University of Maryland
for research on foodways in the South during the Civil War as a means to examine questions of nationalism, resistance, migration, and public welfare

Daniel Sunshine, University of Virginia
for research on how conceptions of Unionism influenced the leaders of the West Virginia statehood movement

Jason Tercha, Binghamton University
for research on how internal improvements were developed in the early national era and how those developments related to ideas of progress and modernity among rural communities.

Adam Thomas, Miami University of Ohio
for research on the Nat Turner Insurrection in comparison to the Jamaican ?Baptist War? of 1831

Russell Weber, Univeristy of California- Berkeley
for research on how the British-American colonial elite created an ?emotions rhetoric? that helped to foster a rebellion and to create a distinct political culture

J'Nese Williams, Vanderbilt University
for research on scientific projects supported by the British government among its colonies in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Award Year: 2017

Rebecca Adams, George Mason University
for research on changes in courtship and marriage rituals of Virginia women during the Civil War.

Nicolas Bell-Romero, Cambridge University
or research on the conflicts between Virginia colonists who supported the revolution and those who supported the British crown

Robert Colby, University of Northa Carolina- Chapel Hill
for research on the slave trade in the South during the Civil War.

Jay Donis, Lehigh University
for research on the political culture of the frontier regions west of Virginia and Pennsylvania in the colonial and early federal periods

Alexandra Garrett, University of Virginia
for research on single female business owners in the nineteenth century and how their enterprises affected their Virginian communities

Laura McCoy, Northwester University
for research on women and the ?emotional work? provoked by the emerging capitalist system in the early United States

Sydney Miller, Ohio State University
for research on the reading patterns of the Virginia elite between 1789 and 1860 and how those patterns affected their views on slavery

Daniel Peart, Queen Mary University of London
for research on the evolution of the Speakership of the House of Representatives from 1789 until 1861

Jaclyn Schultz, University of California, Santa Cruz
for research on cultural constructions of childhood and how children were taught habits of consumption between 1830 and 1900

Rachel Stephens, University of Alabama
for research on the visual tactics employed by proslavery artists in the years leading up to the Civil War.

David Ward, William & Mary
Continental Army veterans? postwar lives

Award Year: 2016-2017

Lindsey Bestebreurtje, George Mason University
Research on community development and how whites? and blacks? competing visions of an ideal place to live played out in Arlington County

Janine Boldt, College of William and Mary
Research on how domestic portraiture can inform historical understanding of social and family life in colonial Virginia

Rebecca Brannon, James Madison University
Research on men?s aging in the late-eighteenth century, particularly how the American Revolution and the embrace of Enlightenment ideals led to a devaluation of age

Daniel Burge, University of Alabama
Research on opposition to the ideology of Manifest Destiny over the nineteenth century, with a focus on religious, ethical, humorous, and constitutional arguments

Mandy Cooper, Duke University
Research on the role of families in the process of nation building in the United States between 1800 and 1860 by examining two prominent, southern family networks

Katherine Fialka, University of Georgia
Research on female readers, self-writing, and sensibility in the American South, from 1840 to 1920

Sean Gerrity, City University of New York Graduate Center
Research on representations of slave marronage in antebellum American literature

Cassandra Good, University of Mary Washington
Research on how George Washington?s extended family shaped its public face, particularly in light of fears of inherited power in the nineteenth century

Lauren Haumesser, University of Virginia
Research on the antebellum Democratic Party in the Upper South, gender conservatism, and the approaching American Civil War

Franklin Sammons, University of California, Berkeley
Research on the Yazoo land fraud in Georgia (and what is now Mississippi and Alabama) and territorial expansion in the post-Revolutionary South

Lauret Savoy, Mount Holyoke College
Research on a family of mixed African-American and Indigenous heritage in Virginia from the colonial era to the Civil War

Ashley Schmidt, Tulane University
Research on black military service in the American Revolution and the experience of those veterans after the war

Sarah Thomas, College of William and Mary
Research on the people of Shenandoah County as they dealt with the consequences of post-Revolutionary American life and the development of separate ethnic cultures into a regional culture of backcountry Virginia

William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies

The Bill & Rita Clements Fellowship for the Study of Southwestern America

Award Year: 2017-2018

Thomas Richards Jr, McNeil Center for Early American Studies
?The North America that Almost Was: Breakaway Republics and Contested Sovereignty in the Era of U.S. Expansion?

Sarah Rodriguez, University of Arkansas
"?Children of the Great Mexican Family': Anglo-American Immigration to Mexican Texas and the Making of the American Empire, 1820-1861?

Aimee Villarreal, Our Lady of the Lake University
Secular Miracles: Unexpected Crossings in Religion and Politics"

Award Year: 2016-2017

Eric Meeks, Northern Arizona University
The U.S.-Mexico Borderlands: A Transnational History

The Bill & Rita Clements Senior Fellowship for the Study of Southwestern America

Award Year: 2017-2018

Sarah Pearsall, University of Cambridge
"'The Violence of our Passions': Polygamy and Power in Early America?

Award Year: 2016-2017

Maurice Crandall, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Albuquerque, NM
Republicans, Citizens, and Wards: Indian Voting in New Mexico and Arizona, 1598?1912

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Dissertation Fellowship

Award Year: 2016-2017

Jessica Blake, University of California, Davis
A Taste for Disaster: Racial Formation and the Garment Markets of Revolutionary-era New Orleans

Jamie Bolker, Fordham University
Lost and Found: Wayfinding in Early American Literature

Brett Culbert, Harvard University
Britain?s Imperial Prospects and the Aesthetic Origins of the Scenographia Americana (1725-1775)

Sonia Hazard, Duke University
The Touch of the Word: Evangelical Cultures of Print in Antebellum America

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Blevin Shelnutt, New York University
?Print Capital: Broadway and U.S. Literary Production, 1836-1860."

Award Year: 2016-2017

William Coleman, Washington University in St. Louis
Painting Houses: The Domestic Landscape of the Hudson River School

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library Research Fellowships

Award Year: 2017-2018

Tabitha Baker, University of Warwick
?The Embroidery Trade in Eighteenth-Century France."

Winterthur Short-Term Fellowship

Award Year: 2017-2018

Michelle Anderson, University of Delaware
?Home Away From Home: Temporary Housing and American Families."

Lisa Binkley, Queens University
?Textiles, Needlework, Design: Unstitching the Mystique of the Baltimore Album Quilts."

Janine Boldt, College of William & Mary
?The Art of Plantation Authority: Domestic Portraiture in Colonial Virginia."

Kevin Butterfield, University of Oklahoma
?The Great Excitement: Anti-Masonry, Social Reform, and Democracy in America.?

Stephanie Carpenter, Michigan Technological University
?Many and Wide Separations: Two Novellas.?

Jennifer Chuong, Harvard University
?Surface Experiments in Early America."

Dan Du, Wake Forest University
?Behind the Teacup: American Tea Consumption in the Nineteenth Century."

Elisabeth Gernerd, University of Glasgow
?Ttes to Tails: Eighteenth-Century Underwear and Accessories in Britain and Colonial America.?

Rachel Gotlieb, Gardiner Museum
?Canadian Colonialism Served as a British Dish.?

Jennifer Greenhill, University of Souther California
?The Commercial Imagination: American Illustration and the Materialities of the Market, 1890-1930.?

Nalleli Guillen, University of Delaware
??Round the World Every Evening: Panoramic Spectacles and Entertainment Culture within the Transatlantic Antebellum United States."

Christopher Herbert, The Julliard School
?The 1747 Song of the Lonely Turtledove of Ephrata, Pennsylvania: a Study of America?s First Music Theory Treatise and its Accompanying Hymns and Motets.?

Judith Ridner, Mississippi State University
?Clothing the Babel: The Material Culture of Ethnic Identity in Early America.?

Rachel Walker, University of Maryland
?A Beautiful Mind: Faces, Beauty, and Brainsin the Anglo-Atlantic World, 1780-1860.?

Award Year: 2016-2017

Johanna Amos, Dalhousie University
Kashmiri and ?Indian? Shawls in North America

Jamie Brummitt, Duke University
Protestant Relics: The Politics of Religion & the Art of Mourning in the Early American Republic

Nicholas Cooley, University of Iowa
'Extensions of Ourselves?: Hand Tools and the Construction of Nature in Nineteenth-Century American Literature, 1823-1873

Nika Elder, University of Florida
William Harnett?s Curious Objects

Bryce Evans, Liverpool Hope University
Ethnic Tradition and American Nation-Building: Evidence from the Downs Collection and Archive

Fionnuala Gerrity, Harvard University Library
Exercise Books at Winterthur: A Case Study in Early American Blankbooks

Freya Gowrley, University of Edinburgh
Assembling the Shelf: Collage and Identity, 1770-1900

Kelly Kean, University of California, Davis
Farmers Plots to Backlot Stewpots: Creating the Culinary Creolism of Urban Antebellum Charleston

Laura Keim, Stenton Museum, University of Pennsylvania
Hornor?s Blue Book, Philadelphia Furniture: A Colonial Revival Icon Reconsidered

Margaretta Lovell, University of California, Berkeley
The Cabinetmaker?s Apprentice

Joseph Manca, Rice University
Shaker Vision: Forms, Beauty, and Belief

Krystyna Michael, City University of New York Graduate Center
The Urban Domestic: Domesticity, Space and Aesthetics in 19th and 20th Century American Literature and Culture

William Motley, Independent Scholar
Chinese Export Porcelains en grisaille and their European print sources

Del-Louise Moyer, Independent Scholar
Heavenly Fraktur: How Fraktur Influenced Moravian and Pennsylvania German

Kate Mulry, California State University, Bakersfield
Unwholesome Tinctures: Inoculation and Questions of Heredity in the Early Eighteenth-Century Anglo Atlantic

Kelli Nelson, Mississippi State University
Fearing the Reaper: Religion, Nature, and Death in Nineteenth-Century America

Amanda Pullan, Lancaster University
Women?s Cultural Literacy and Domestic Textiles in the Atlantic World, c. 1600-1800

Molly Reed, Cornell University
Ecology of Utopia: Environmental Discourse and Practice in Antebellum Communal Settlements

Amy Sopcak-Joseph, University of Connecticut
'Converting Rags into Gold': Godey?s Lady?s Book, Female Consumers, and the Business of Periodical Publishing in the Nineteenth Century

Sarah Thomas, College of William and Mary
Objects of the Early Southern Backcountry: The People of Shenandoah County and their Material Culture

Caroline Wigginton, University of Mississippi
Nature?s Art: Commodities, Material Culture, and Books in Early America