2015–16 Awarded Fellowships

Long-Term Awards

Scholars are listed with their topics of study.

R. STANTON AVERY DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
Thomas Cogswell, Professor, University of California, Riverside
England's Assassin: John Felton and the Killing of the Duke of Buckingham

DIBNER DISTINGUISHED FELLOW IN THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Dena Goodman, Professor, University of Michigan
Family, Friendship, Sociability, and Science: 18th-Century Practices in Revolutionary and Post-Revolutionary France

FLETCHER JONES FOUNDATION DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
Norman Jones, Professor, Utah State University
Being Elizabethan: Navigating Life in an Age of Change

LOS ANGELES TIMES DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
Shirley Samuels, Professor, Cornell University
A History of American Literature, 1783-1865

ROBERT C. RITCHIE DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
Carla Gardina Pestana, Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
The English Conquest of Jamaica

ROGERS DISTINGUISHED FELLOW IN 19th-CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY
Alice Fahs, Professor of History, University of California, Irvine
The History of Literary Creativity in 19th-Century America

DIBNER RESEARCH FELLOWS IN THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Tayra Lanuza-Navarro, Postdoctoral Researcher, CSIC—University of Valencia
Astrology in Early Modern Spain: Practices, Practitioners, and Inquisitorial Persecution

Adam Mosley, Associate Professor, Swansea University
Heaven on Earth: A History of Cosmography

DANA AND DAVID DORNSIFE FELLOW
Peter Lunenfeld, Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
City on the Edge of Forever: Los Angeles Beyond the Screen

FLETCHER JONES FOUNDATION FELLOW
Heather James, Associate Professor, University of Southern California
Hamlet among the Buffaloes: Refiguring the Renaissance

MELLON FELLOW
Molly Murray, Associate Professor, Columbia University
Writing the Prison in Early Modern England

MOLINA FELLOW IN THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE & ALLIED SCIENCES
Amanda Herbert, Assistant Professor, Christopher Newport University
Spa: Faith, Public Health, and Science in the British Atlantic

NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES FELLOWS
Juliana Barr, Associate Professor, Duke University
La Dama Azul: A Southwestern Origin Story for Colonial America

Daniel Immerwahr, Assistant Professor, Northwestern University
How to Hide an Empire: Geography and Power in the Greater United States

Tawny Paul, Lecturer, Northumbria University
Economic Culture and the Lower Middling Sort: Risk, Reputation, and Reward in 18th-Century Britain

Martha Rust, Associate Professor, New York University
Item: Lists and the Poetics of Reckoning in Late Medieval England

BARBARA THOM POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS
Danna Agmon, Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech
The Nayiniyappa Affair: Commerce, Conversion, and a Colonial Scandal in French India

Melissa Bailes, Assistant Professor, Tulane University
Questioning Nature: Natural History, British Women Writers, and the Quest for Originality, 1750-1830

FELLOWS IN THE CALTECH-HUNTINGTON PROGRAM FOR THE STUDY OF MATERIALITIES, TEXTS, AND IMAGES
Cora Gilroy-Ware, Independent scholar
"Magylphs and mysteries": The Materiality of High Art in Britain, 1768-1840

Alexandre Dubé, Assistant Professor, Washington University in St. Louis
The Common Goods: Political Culture of French Louisiana

ELEANOR SEARLE VISITING PROFESSOR IN THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE AT CALTECH AND THE HUNTINGTON & JOHN SIMON GUGGENHEIM MEMORIAL FOUNDATION FELLOW IN RESIDENCE
Asif Siddiqi, Professor, Fordham University
A Global Science: India, Space, and the Cold War

EUROPEAN COMMISSION RESEARCH EXECUTIVE AGENCY MARIE CURIE FELLOW
Sandra Rebok, Research Associate, Spanish National Research Council, Madrid
Alexander von Humboldt and the Globalization of Science: Networks of Knowledge between Germany and the United States in the Nineteenth Century

HAYNES FOUNDATION FELLOW
Tom Sitton, Curator Emeritus, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles County and its Government, 1950–2010

MARY ROBERTSON FELLOW IN TUDOR STUDIES
Felicity Heal, Emeritus Fellow, University of Oxford
Gift Exchange in the Hastings, Ellesmere, and Temple Manuscripts

SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE
Julie Park, Associate Professor, Vassar College
Like Life: Reality Effects in Eighteenth-Century England

Short-Term Awards

Zara Anishanslin, Assistant Professor, College of Staten Island, CUNY
Producing Revolution: The Material and Visual Culture of Making and Remembering the American Revolution
One month

Richard Ansell, Tutor in Early Modern History, University of York
Education, Travel, and Family Strategy in Britain and Ireland, c. 1650-1750
Three months

T. Christopher Aplin, Visiting Researcher, UCLA American Indian Studies Center
That's the Only Time it was Good: Apache Prisoner of War Music and Liberation on the Roads to Fort Sill
One month

Lauren Applebaum, Ph.D. candidate, University of Illinois, Urbana
Elusive Matter, Material Bodies: American Art in the Age of Electronic Mediation, 1865-1918
Two months

Vivian Appler, Ph.D. candidate, University of Pittsburgh
"An Engine to Catch Starres": Performatics of the Telescope in the Seventeenth Century
One month

Peter Auger, Postdoctoral Fellow, Queen Mary University of London
British Milieux for French Poetry, 1572-1625
One month

Ian Baldwin, PhD candidate, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Housing the Liberation: Economic Activism, the Family, and the Politics of Gay Liberation in Los Angeles County during the Long 1970s
Three months

Benjamin Bankhurst, Assistant Professor, Shepherd University
Migrant Loyalties on the Revolutionary Carolinian Frontier, 1754-1783
Two months

Rose Marie Beebe, Professor, Santa Clara University
Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo (1808-1890): A Life in Spanish, Mexican, and U.S. California
One month

Stephen Bending, Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton
Pleasure Gardens and the Problems of Pleasure in 18th-Century England, France, and America
One month

Ina Bergmann, Associate Professor, University of Würzburg
Cultures of Solitude: American Hermits and Recluses from the Colonial Era to the Present Time
One month

Paola Bertucci, Assistant Professor, Yale University
Artisanal Enlightenment: Science and the Mechanical Arts in Early Modern France
Two months

Melanie Bigold, Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University
Reading Play Texts: Marginalia, Mise en Page, and the Cycle of Text Production, 1515-1800
One month

Jessica Blake, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Davis
Caribbean Taste, Production, and Regionalism in Early Republic New Orleans
One month

Liza Blake, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
Arthur Golding's A Morall Fabletalke and Other Renaissance Moral Fables
One month

Laura Bland, Ph.D. candidate, University of Notre Dame
Unfriendly Skies: The Comet of 1680 in the Spanish and English Empires
Two months

Julia Boffey, Professor, Queen Mary University of London
Making History: Compilation and Chronicle c. 1500
One month

Michael Braddick, Professor, University of Sheffield
John Lilburne and the English Revolution
Two months

Angela Byrne, Lecturer, University of Greenwich
Richard Hakluyt's The Principal Navigations, Volume 2: The English in Muscovy
One month

Mara Caden, Ph.D. candidate, Yale University
The Money Industry: Mints, Manufactures, and the Geography of Currency in Britain and its Empire, 1650-1750
Five months

Alison Cathcart, Senior Lecturer, University of Strathclyde
Archipelagic Insular Communities and the Early Modern British State
One month

Scott Cave, Ph.D. candidate, Pennsylvania State University
Signals: Cross-Cultural Communication in the Spanish Atlantic Frontier, 1470-1570
One month

William Cavert, Assistant Professor, University of St. Thomas
Winter and Discontent in Early Modern England
One month

Michael Childers, Assistant Professor, University of Northern Iowa
Yosemite National Park: A History
One month

Emilie Connolly, Ph.D. candidate, New York University
Indian Trust Funds and the Routes of American Capitalism, 1795-1865
Two months

Mackenzie Cooley, Ph.D. candidate, Stanford University
Engineering the Animal: Breeding and the Quest to Perfect the Renaissance Body, 1450-1600
One month

Joshua Cousins, Ph.D. candidate, University of Michigan
Of Floods and Droughts: The Nature of Technology and the Transformation of Stormwater in Los Angeles, 1862-Present
Two months

Heidi Craig, Ph.D. candidate, University of Toronto
Drama without a Stage: English Renaissance Drama, 1642-1660
Two months

Matthew Crow, Assistant Professor, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
In the Course of Human Events: Jefferson, Legal History, and the Culture of Recollection
Three months

Ben Davidson, Ph.D. candidate, New York University
Freedom's Generation: Coming of Age in the Era of Emancipation
One month

Gary De Krey, Professor, St. Olaf College
Following the Levellers: English Political and Religious Radicals 1647-1689
One month

Mathieu Deldicque, Ph.D. candidate, Université de Picardie Jules Verne
The Book of Hours of a French Renaissance Admiral in Context: HM 1163
One month

Jessica Derleth, Ph.D. candidate, Binghamton University
"Silence Forever the Slander": Gender as Political Strategy in the American Woman Suffrage Movement
One month

Gail Dubrow, Professor, University of Minnesota
Japonisme Revisited: Reckoning with the Embrace, Appropriation, and Destruction of Japanese Culture in the United States, 1868-1941
Two months

Thomas Duggett, Associate Professor, Xi'an Jiaotong—Liverpool University
A scholarly edition of Robert Southey's Sir Thomas More (1829)
One month

Jason Dyck, Assistant Professor, Trent University Durham
Piety, Presidios, and Patriotism: Juan de Albizuri and the Northern Missions of Seventeenth-Century Mexico
One month

Matthew Dziennik, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Saskatchewan
Indigenous Soldiers and the Making of the British Empire
Two months

Joshua Eckhardt, Associate Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University
Religion around John Donne
One month

A.S.G. Edwards, Professor, University of Kent
The Acquisition of Middle English Manuscripts by the Huntington Library in the Early Years of the Twentieth Century
One month

Heidi Egginton, Ph.D. candidate, University of Cambridge
Collecting the Decorative Arts in Southern California, c. 1890-1945
Two months

Chris Evans, Professor, University of South Wales
Escaping Slavery in the Nineteenth Century
One month

Garrett Felber, Ph.D. candidate, University of Michigan
"The Trial": Performing Black Unity and Courts as Political Theater
One month

Corinne Field, Lecturer, University of Virginia
The Mother of the Race and Modern Girls: Racial Prejudice and Generational Conflict in the U.S. Women's Rights Movement, 1870-1920
One month

Neil Foley, Professor, Southern Methodist University
Racial and Cultural Alchemy of Indians Becoming Mexican in the Southwest
One month

Francois Furstenberg, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Origin Stories: Frederick Jackson Turner and Early American History
One month

Emma Gallwey, Ph.D. candidate, Harvard University
Public Credit in the Development of American Political Economy, 1776-1845
Two months

Wendy Gan, Associate Professor, University of Hong Kong
"Isn't It Funny!" Comic Representations of China, 1880-1945
One month

Jesse George-Nichol, Ph.D. candidate, University of Virginia
Secession Spring: Conciliation, Compromise, and Secession in the Border States
Two months

Christopher Gillett, Ph.D. candidate, Brown University
Catholicism and the Making of Revolutionary Ideology in the British Atlantic, 1630-1673
One month

Stephanie Glickman, Ph.D. candidate, Northwestern University
For Profit and Power: The Dutch East Indian Company (VOC) and the Art of Trade, c. 1630-70
One month

Lesley Gordon, Professor, University of Akron
Battlefield Cowardice, Violence, and Memory in the American Civil War
One month

Sarah Gordon, Professor, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Freedom's Holy Light: Disestablishment in America, 1776-1876
Two months

Jeremy Greene, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University
On Call: Towards a Medical History of the Telephone
One month

Clare Griffiths, Senior Lecturer, University of Sheffield
Wood Engraving, Landscape, and Modernity: Medium and Image in 20th-century American Printmaking
One month

Kevin Gustafson, Associate Professor, University of Texas, Arlington
A critical edition of Richard Rolle's English Psalter
One month

Fiona Hackett, Independent scholar
Photography, Seismology, and Knowledge of Southern California
One month

Penelope Hardy, Ph.D. candidate, Johns Hopkins University
Where Science Meets the Sea: Research Vessels and the Production of Knowledge in the 19th and 20th Centuries
Two months

Karen Harvey, Reader in Cultural History, University of Sheffield
The Impostress Rabbit-Breeder: Mary Toft and Early 18th-Century England
Two months

Hilary Havens, Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
From Manuscript to Print: Revising the 18th-Century Novel
One month

Jill Havens, Instructor II, Texas Christian University
A critical edition of Richard Rolle's English Psalter
One month

Jessica Henderson, Ph.D. candidate, University of Toronto
Metrical Medicine in Middle English and its Manuscript Context, 1300-1500
One month

Eric Herschthal, Ph.D. candidate, Columbia University
Science Unchained: How the Antislavery Movement Shaped Scientific Knowledge during the Age of Revolution, 1760-1820
One month

Eric Hinderaker, Professor, University of Utah
Origin Stories: Frederick Jackson Turner and Early American History
One month

Elaine Hobby, Professor, Loughborough University
Edition of Complete Writings of Aphra Behn
Three months

Felicity James, Lecturer, University of Leicester
The Children's Writing of Charles and Mary Lamb
One month

Kristine Johanson, Assistant Professor, University of Amsterdam
Melancholy and the Opportune Moment: Occasio as Mediator of Emotion on the Early Modern English Stage
One month

Adam Johnson, Ph.D. candidate, University of Michigan
Ethnographic Fieldwork and the Politics of Documentation: Early U.S. Anthropology among Southwestern Indian Groups, 1870-1890
Two months

D. Andrew Johnson, Ph.D. candidate, Rice University
Africans and Native Americans in the Making of a South Carolina Slave Society, 1650-1752
One month

Ebony Jones, Ph.D. candidate, New York University
Enslaved Convicts in Imperial Spaces: Race and Penal Transportation during the Abolition Era
Two months

Claire Jowitt, Professor, University of Southampton
Richard Hakluyt's The Principal Navigations: A new critical edition (Volume 14)
One month

Charles Keenan, Ph.D. candidate, Northwestern University
The Lesser Evil: Papal Diplomacy and the Politics of Toleration in Early Modern Europe, 1561-1605
Two months

Larry Kessler, Ph.D. candidate, Temple University
Planter's Paradise: An Environmental History of Hawai'i and its Sugarcane Plantations
One month

Rachael King, Assistant Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
"A New World": Travel Writing and Epistolary Self-Fashioning
Two months

Bryan Knapp, Ph.D. candidate, Brown University
American Apocalypse: The Nestle Boycott, Nuclear Disarmament, and the Global Struggle to Save the World, 1968-1992
Two months

James Knowles, Professor, Brunel University London
John Egerton, the Egerton Family, and the Bridgwater Library: Making Milton's Maske at Ludlow Castle
Two months

Brandon Layton, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Davis
Children of Two Fires
One month

Shelley Lee, Associate Professor, Oberlin College
The American Dream in Post-Industrial Times: Immigration and Ethnic Politics from Watts to the L.A. Riots
Two months

Karen Limper-Herz, Curator, The British Library
"A Monument of the Love of Letters": The Right Honorable Thomas Grenville and His Library
One month

Alessandra Link, Ph.D. candidate, University of Colorado, Boulder
The Iron Horse in Indian Country: Native Americans and Railroads in the U.S. West, 1850-1920
One month

Dan Livesay, Assistant Professor, Drury University
Endless Bondage: Slavery in Old Age in Colonial America
Two months

Michelle Lorimer, Lecturer, California State University, San Bernardino
Reconstructing the Past: Historical Interpretation and Native Experiences at Contemporary California Missions
One month

Rosina Lozano, Assistant Professor, Princeton University
Borderless: The Spanish Language in the United States
Three months

Kathryn Lum, Assistant Professor, Stanford University
"What are 'heathen'"?: An American History
Three months

J. Vanessa Lyon, Assistant Professor, Grinnell College
Catholic Tastes: Religion, Foreignness, and the Birth of Gothic Visual Culture in England, 1715-1790
Two months

Ruen-chuan Ma, Ph.D. candidate, Columbia University
Codex Theory: The Aesthetics of Codicology in Late Medieval Vernacular Literature
Two months

Benjamin Madden, Research Associate, University of York
Wallace Stevens and the Material Text
One month

Joseph Mansky, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Berkeley
Writing the Mixed Constitution: Rhetoric and the Politics of Literature in Early Modern England
One month

Aaron Marrs, Historian, U.S. Department of State
Annihilating Space: How the 19th-Century Transportation Revolution Influenced American Culture
One month

John McEwan, Researcher, Center for Digital Humanities, Saint Louis University
Visual Culture and Regional Identity: Sussex, c. 1150-1350
One month

Brid McGrath, Research Associate, Trinity College Dublin
The Hastings and Nugent Family Papers as Sources for Early Modern Irish Parliamentary History
Two months

Rebecca McNamara, Associate Lecturer, University of Sydney
Emotions and the Suicidal Impulse in English Literature, c. 1300-1470
Two months

Jennifer McNutt, Associate Professor, Wheaton College
A History of the French Bible from Reformation to Modernity
One month

Chelsea Milbourne, Assistant Professor, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Revisions of Nature: Spectacle, Gender, and Public Science Rhetoric in 18th-Century Great Britain
One month

Brian Miller, Associate Professor, Emporia State University
The United Confederate Veterans in History and Memory
Two months

Nathaniel Millett, Associate Professor, Saint Louis University
Afro-Indian Relations in the Anglo Atlantic World, ca. 1550-1842
One month

Naomi Milthorpe, Lecturer, University of Tasmania
Evelyn Waugh in the Library
Two months

Dianne Mitchell, Ph.D. candidate, University of Pennsylvania
Unfolding Verse: Poetry and Correspondence in Early Modern England
One month

Natalia Molina, Associate Professor, University of California, San Diego
The Importance of Place and Place-makers in the Life of a Los Angeles Community: What Gentrification Erases from Echo Park
Two months

Joseph Monteyne, Associate Professor, University of British Columbia
Gillray's Eyes: Interrogating Vision in Late Georgian London
One month

Stephanie Moore, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Berkeley
Allegory as Cognitive Technology in Early Modern England
One month

Alex Mueller, Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Translation, Disputation, and Public Education: John Trevisa and the Medieval Dialogus
One month

John Mullan, Professor, University College London
The Oxford English Literary History: The 18th Century
Three months

Audrey Murfin, Assistant Professor, Sam Houston State University
Robert Louis Stevenson, Collaboration, and the Construction of the Late-Victorian Author
One month

Lori Newcomb, Associate Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana
Frances Wolfreston: Hor Bouks in the Huntington Library
One month

Sean O'Neil, Ph.D. candidate, Columbia University
Technicians of the Sign: The Practice of Semiotics in Early Modern Europe, 1550-1750
One month

Aaron Olivas, Assistant Professor, Texas A&M International University
Stuart Politics and the Spanish-American Slave Trade during the War of the Spanish Succession (1700-1715)
Two months

Shormishtha Panja, Professor, University of Delhi
Construction of a New Audience for Shakespeare: Boydell and Bengal
Two months

Umasankar Patra, Ph.D. candidate, University of Delhi
Christopher Isherwood: Narrative as Life
Three months

Theri Pickens, Assistant Professor, Bates College
Black Madness/Mad Blackness
Three months

Florencia Pierri, Ph.D. candidate, Princeton University
A World of Wonder: Exotic Animals in Early Modern Europe
Three months

Carolyn Purnell, Visiting Assistant Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology
Fixing the Colors of Nature: Color Taxonomies and the Science of Aesthetics
Two months

Karen Racine, Associate Professor, University of Guelph
Yo, el Rey: Robert Southey and the Luso-Hispanic World, 1790-1825
One month

Sarah Raff, Associate Professor, Pomona College
Author-Guardians in the English Novel
One month

Jane Raisch, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Berkeley
Fictions of Scholarship: Hermeneutics and Hellenism in Early Modern England
One month

Nic Ramos, Ph.D. candidate, University of Southern California
Worthy of Care: 1960s and 1970s Comprehensive Health and King General Hospital
Two months

Raashi Rastogi, Ph.D. candidate, Northwestern University
Compiled Subjects: Commonplacing Practice, Memory Technologies, and Renaissance Subjectivity
One month

Kristofer Ray, Associate Professor, Austin Peay State University
Cherokees, Europeans, and Empire in the Tennessee Corridor, 1670-1763
Two months

Joe Renouard, Associate Professor, The Citadel
The Strange Career of the Genocide Convention: America and the Genocide Pact, 1945-2015
One month

Kathryn Renton, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Los Angeles
Horses for the Conquest of Peru: The Pizarro-Gasca Collection, 1537-1580
One month

Pollyanna Rhee, Ph.D. candidate, Columbia University
Designing Natural Advantages: Popular Environmental Knowledge and Visions of Development on California's Coast, 1880-1930
Two months

Jared Richman, Assistant Professor, Colorado College
(In)audible Bodies and (In)visible Voices: Elocution and Disability in the Long Eighteenth Century
One month

Justin Roberts, Associate Professor, Dalhousie University
A Swarm of People: The Barbadian Diaspora and the Expansion of the English Atlantic, 1640-1690
Two months

Terry Robinson, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
Impassioned Bodies: Acting and Physical Expression in Late Georgian-Era Literature and Culture
Two months

Joshua Rothman, Professor, University of Alabama
The Ledger and the Chain: The Men who Made America's Domestic Slave Trade into Big Business
Two months

Phillip Round, Professor, University of Iowa
Cultural Shorthand: Early Native Writing and the Practice of Sovereignty
One month

Dan Russek, Associate Professor, University of Victoria
Light Matters: Technologies of Illumination and Modern Literary Culture
One month

Hannah Ryley, Ph.D. candidate, University of Oxford
Making and Breaking Books: 15th-Century Evidence for Book Re-use from the Henry E. Huntington Library
One month

Kathryn Santos, Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi
Staging Translation in Early Modern English Drama
One month

Sami Schalk, Assistant Professor, University at Albany
Breaking the Rules: (Dis)ability in Black Women's Speculative Fiction
One month

Cornelis Schilt, Ph.D. candidate, University of Sussex
Corpus Newtonicum: Reconstructing Isaac Newton's Working Practices through his Manuscripts
Two months

Arnold Schmidt, Professor, California State University, Stanislaus
Nautical Melodramas, 1820-1850
Two months

Elena Schneider, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley
The Occupation of Havana: Slavery, War, and Empire in the Eighteenth Century
Two months

Robert Senkewicz, Professor, Santa Clara University
Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo (1808-1890): A Life in Spanish, Mexican, and U.S. California
One month

Camille Shamble, Ph.D. candidate, University of Virginia
Growing Children Out of Doors: California' Open-Air School Architecture and Children's Health, 1907-1917
Two months

William Skidmore, Ph.D. candidate, Rice University
Informed Activism: The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society and the Global Anti-Slavery Movement, 1840-1890
One month

Nora Slonimsky, Ph.D. candidate, CUNY Graduate Center
"The Engine of Free Expression"[?]: The Political Development of Copyright in the Colonial British Atlantic and Early National United States
Three months

David Smith, Assistant Professor, Wilfrid Laurier University
Economic Thought and the Legal Community in England, 1590-1690
Two months

Christina Smylitopoulos, Assistant Professor, University of Guelph
Regarding Thomas Tegg: Regency Graphic Satire, Postcolonial Declinism, and the British School of Art
One month

Terri Snyder, Professor, California State University, Fullerton
Marriage, Race, and the Meaning of Freedom in Early America
Two months

Sebastian Sobecki, Professor, University of Groningen
An edition of Miles Hogarde's A Mirroure of Myserie, 1557
One month

Scott Sowerby, Associate Professor, Northwestern University
States of Exclusion: Britain, Ireland, and France, 1670-1720
Two months

Sarah Star, Ph.D. candidate, University of Toronto
The Rise of English Medicine: Huntington MS 505 and the New Medical Authority of Henry Daniel
Two months

Monica Steinberg, Ph.D. candidate, The Graduate Center, CUNY
Billy Al Bengston's Public F(r)ame
One month

Elizabeth Stephens, Associate Professor, Southern Cross University
Robert Latou Dickinson: A Critical Re-Evaluation
One month

Katharine Stevenson, Ph.D. candidate, University of Texas, Austin
"No Good Nowadays": Christopher Isherwood and Edward Upward between Modernisms
Two months

Whitney Stewart, Ph.D. candidate, Rice University
Activism in the Black Home: Women and the Racial Politics of Domesticity, 1830-1930
Three months

Shelley Streeby, Professor, University of California, San Diego
Space and Time in the Octavia E. Butler Archive
Two months

Sarah Sussman, Ph.D. candidate, University of Texas, Austin
Divining a Usable Past: Psychical Research and the High-Culture Novel (1880-1940)
Two months

Marjorie Swann, Professor, Hendrix College
Environment, Society, and "The Compleat Angler"
One month

Emma Teitelman, Ph.D. candidate, University of Pennsylvania
Governing the Body Politic: Corporate Capitalism in the Postbellum U.S. Empire
Four months

Edward Test, Associate Professor, Boise State University
Consuming the Americas
Two months

Jamie Trace, Ph.D. candidate, University of Cambridge
Giovanni Botero and English Political Thought
One month

Erin Trahey, Ph.D. candidate, University of Cambridge
Women and the Making of Colonial Jamaican Economy and Society 1740-1840
Two months

Hazel Tubman, Ph.D. candidate, University of Oxford
"This Pocket Friend, This Faithful Companion": Self-Accounting and the Pre-Printed Diary in British Society, 1700-1850
One month

Dana Van Kooy, Assistant Professor, Michigan Technological University
Global Configurations and the Aesthetic Technologies of Disappearance
One month

Wil Verhoeven, Professor, University of Groningen
The Revolution of America: The Ideological Origins of American Exceptionalism
Two months

Kevin Waite, Ph.D. candidate, University of Pennsylvania
The Slave South in the Far West: California, the Pacific, and Proslavery Visions of Empire
Two months

Taylor Walle, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Los Angeles
Viva Voce: The Living Voice in Literature of the Long 18th Century
Two months

Sarah Ward, Ph.D. candidate, University of Oxford
Royalism, Religion, and Revolution: The Gentry of North-East Wales 1640-88
One month

Neil Weijer, Ph.D. candidate, Johns Hopkins University
How England was Called Albion: The Legendary History of Britain in Script and Print, c. 1400-1575
One month

Caroline Wigginton, Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi
Nature's Art: From Commodity to Book in Early America
One month

Elizabeth Williamson, Member of the Faculty, Evergreen State College
Shakespeare and the Politics of Martyrdom
One month

Bethany Wong, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Santa Barbara
"I am no actress": Theater and the Novel of Female Education
One month

Rebecca Wright, Ph.D. candidate, Birkbeck College, University of London
Whitewashing Energy: Aestheticizing Energy in Southern California, 1930-1940
Three months

Richard Yeo, Adjunct Professor, Griffith University
The Ethos of Long-term Inquiry in the Sciences
One month

Serena Zabin, Associate Professor, Carleton College
Occupying Boston: An Intimate History of the Boston Massacre
One month

Diva Zumaya, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Santa Barbara
Catholic Painting and Devotional Experience in the Seventeenth-Century Dutch Republic
Two months

CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Corpus Christi:
Benjamin Mountford, Junior Research Fellow, University of Oxford
Gold Rush Imperialism: Gold Mining and Global History in the Age of Imperialism
One month

To Corpus Christi:
Jennifer Smith, Assistant Professor, Pepperdine University
Reginald Pecock and the Golden Rule: Love and Learning in Pre-Reformation England

LINACRE COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Linacre:
Rachel Malkin, Departmental Lecturer, University of Oxford
Wallace Stevens

To Linacre:
James Reeves, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Los Angeles
Atheism, Unbelief, and the Literary Imagination, 1690-1800

LINCOLN COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Lincoln:
Kathleen Lawton-Trask, PhD candidate, University of Oxford
Contextualizing Eighteenth-Century Poetry of Domesticity
One month

To Lincoln:
Rachael King, Assistant Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
Richard Steele, Gazetteer

NEW COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From New:
Ryan Hanley, Junior Fellow in History, University of Oxford
British Abolitionism and the War of 1812
One month

To New:
Neil Weijer, Ph.D. candidate, Johns Hopkins University
How England was Called Albion: The Legendary History of Britain in Script and Print, c. 1400-1575

TRINITY HALL EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Trinity Hall:
Laura Carter, PhD candidate, University of Cambridge
Historicizing the Arts and Crafts Movement in Britain and America, 1960s-1990s

To Trinity Hall:
Jennifer McNutt, Associate Professor, Wheaton College
A History of the French Bible from Reformation to Modernity

TRAVEL GRANTS TO THE UNITED KINGDOM

Kristen Block, Associate Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Health, Disease, and the Spirit: Religion, Healing, and the Colonial Body in the Early Caribbean

Laura Eidam, Visiting Instructor, Saginaw Valley State University
“Into the Rotten Heart”: Picturing Sympathy in the Victorian Periodical

Penelope Hardy, Ph.D. candidate, Johns Hopkins University
Where Science Meets the Sea: Research Vessels and the Production of Knowledge in the 19th and 20th Centuries

Melissa Mowry, Associate Professor, St. John's University
Leveller Women and the Circulation of Seditious Texts during the Persecution Campaign of 1645-47

Tyler Parry, Assistant Professor, California State University, Fullerton
The Moral Dilemma: Slave Marriage in the British Caribbean

Erin Pauwels, Ph.D. candidate, Indiana University
Sarony’s Living Pictures: Performance, Photography, and American Art, 1865-1900

AHRC-HUNTINGTON FELLOWS

Elizabeth Biggs, Ph.D. candidate, University of York
The Early Modern History of St. Stephen’s College, Westminster
Four months

Daniel Cattell, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Exeter
Michael Drayton’s Poly-Olbion: Text and Context
Three months

Laura Gill, Ph.D. candidate, University of Sussex
Blake and the Bible: A Study of Representations of Genesis and the Miltonic
Three months

Miranda Kiek, Ph.D. candidate, King’s College London
The Actress: Power, Politics, and Pedagogy (1790-1850)
Six months

James William Morland, Ph.D. candidate, King’s College London
Poetic Engagement with Ancient Atheism: Interactions with Lucretius and Epicureanism in 18th-Century Poetry
Five months

Anna Reynolds, Ph.D. candidate, University of York
Rough Handling: Waste Paper in Early Modern English Books, 1520-1700
Three months

Noeme Santana, Ph.D. candidate, Royal Holloway, University of London
Oil Exploration in the Americas in the Early 20th Century: A Study of the Ralph Arnold Photographic Albums
Three months

Thomas Tyrrell, Ph.D. candidate, Cardiff University
Remapping Milton: 1730’s Political and Publishing Geographies
Two months

Rachel Winchcombe, Ph.D. candidate, University of Manchester
Savagery and Civilization: Representations of America in English Print Culture, 1492-1607
Four months

Robert Yeates, Ph.D. candidate, University of Exeter
Early Science Fiction in the Magazines: Jack London’s “The Scarlet Plague”
Three months