2016–17 Awarded Fellowships

Long-Term Awards

Scholars are listed with their topics of study.

R. STANTON AVERY DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
Jon Mee, Professor, University of York
Networks of Improvement?: Book Clubs, Reading Groups, and Philosophical Societies in Britain 1760-1840

FLETCHER JONES FOUNDATION DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
Margo Todd, Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Urban Community in Early Modern Scotland: Perth from Reformation through Cromwellian Occupation

LOS ANGELES TIMES DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
Woody Holton, Professor, University of South Carolina
Liberty is Sweet: An Integrated History of the American Revolution

ROBERT C. RITCHIE DISTINGUISHED FELLOW
John Demos, Professor Emeritus, Yale University
"I am Rich Potosi": A Crucible of the Early Modern World

ROGERS DISTINGUISHED FELLOW IN 19th-CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY
Steven Hahn, Professor, New York University
Colonies, Nations, Empires: A History of the United States and the People Who Made It

DIBNER RESEARCH FELLOWS IN THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Tawrin Baker, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pittsburgh
Chiasmata: Vision in the Intertwined Histories of Anatomy, Natural Philosophy, and Optics in the Early Modern Period

DANA AND DAVID DORNSIFE FELLOW
Keith Woodhouse, Assistant Professor, Northwestern University
Alternatives to Action: Environmental Impact Statements and American Environmentalism

FLETCHER JONES FOUNDATION FELLOW
Nicholas Ridout, Professor, Queen Mary University of London
Scenes from Bourgeois Life

MELLON FELLOW
Tiffany Werth, Associate Professor, Simon Fraser University
The English Lithic Imagination from More to Milton

MOLINA FELLOW IN THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE & ALLIED SCIENCES
Heidi Hausse, Mellon Research Fellow, Columbia Society of Fellows
Cutting, Coping, Curing: Surgical Dismemberment in the Holy Roman Empire, 1500-1700

NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES FELLOWS
J.K. Barret, Associate Professor, University of Texas, Austin
Pandora's Clock: Contingent Ethics in Renaissance English Literature

Laura Forsberg, Adjunct Professor, Concordia University Texas
The Miniature and Victorian Literature

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

BARBARA THOM POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS
M. Scott Heerman, Assistant Professor, University of Miami
Many Slaveries: An Entangled History of Human Bondage and Emancipation in the Illinois Country, 1730-1865

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

FELLOW IN THE HUNTINGTON-UC RIVERSIDE PROGRAM FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE HUMANITIES
Fuson Wang, Assisant Professor, City College of New York, CUNY
Romantic Disease Discourse: A Radical Literary History of Smallpox Inoculation

CALTECH-HUNTINGTON HUMANITIES COLLABORATIONS FELLOWSHIPS
Bettina Koch, Associate Professor, Virginia Tech
Violence and Disordered Order in Theory and Historical Practice

Leah Klement, Lecturer, Princeton University Writing Program
Violence and Order, Past and Present

ELEANOR SEARLE VISITING PROFESSOR IN THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE AT CALTECH AND THE HUNTINGTON
Stefano Gattei, Research Fellow, Chemical Heritage Foundation
The Phoenix and the Architecht: Speaking Images and the Engraved Frontispiece of Kepler’s Tabulae Rudolphinae

OCCIDENTAL/BILLINGTON VISITING PROFESSOR IN U.S. HISTORY
Bethel Saler, Associate Professor, Haverford College
A Republic for a New World: North Africa and the American Imagination, 1783-1825

MARY ROBERTSON FELLOW IN TUDOR STUDIES
Greg Walker, Professor, University of Edinburgh
A Biography of John Heywood, Tudor Playwright

Short-Term Awards

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

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

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

Leah Astbury, PhD candidate, University of Cambridge
Marriage, Health, and Compatibility in Early Modern England
Two months

Rachel Banke, PhD candidate, University of Notre Dame
Bute’s Empire: Reform, Reaction, and the Roots of Imperial Crisis
One month 

Alice Baumgartner, PhD candidate, Yale University
Fugitives: The Underground Railroad to Mexico
Two months

Jessica Beckman, PhD candidate, Stanford University
The Mind’s Eye: Vision, Text, and Thought in Early Modern English Print
One month

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

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

Estelle Blaschke, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Lausanne
Encapsulating World Culture: The History and Imaginary of Microfilm (1920s-1950s)
Two months

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

Claire Bourne, Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State University
“Set Forth as It Hath Been Played”: Printing the Performance in Early Modern England
One month

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

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

Ashley Buchanan, PhD candidate, 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)
One month

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

Aaron Cayer, PhD candidate, University of California, Los Angeles
Unlimited by Design: Daniel, Mann, Johnson, Mendenhall, and an Image of Practice (1967-1984)
One month

Rebecca Chenoweth, PhD candidate, University of California, Santa Barbara
Memory on the Edge of World War
One month

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

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

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

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

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

Alejandra Dubcovsky, Assistant Professor, Yale University
Queen Anne’s War, 1702-1713
One month

Martin Dzelzainis, Professor, University of Leicester
Editing Early Modern Texts
Four months 

Mary Dzon, Associate Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
A Study of Mary’s Vitae within the Devotional and Scholastic Cultures of the Later Middle Ages
One month

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

Peter Ekman, PhD candidate, University of California, Berkeley
Suburbs of Last Resort: Vitality and Ruin on the Edges of San Francisco Bay
Two months

Jeannette Estruth, PhD candidate, New York University
A Political History of the Silicon Valley: Structural Change, Urban Transformation, and Local Social Movements, 1945 to 1984
One month

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

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

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

Krystle Farman, PhD candidate, The Graduate Center, CUNY
Conceptions of Faith: Afro-Mexican Catholicism in Seventeenth-Century Mexico
One month

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

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

Jack Furniss, PhD candidate, University of Virginia
States of the Union: The Center of Civil War Politics
One month

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

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

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

Kate Gibson, PhD candidate, University of Sheffield
Perceptions and Experiences of Illegitimacy in the Long Eighteenth Century
One month

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

Cosima Gillhammer, PhD candidate, University of Oxford
Huntington MS HM 144—Exploring a “Bad Text”
One month

Melissa Gismondi, PhD candidate, University of Virginia
“The Character of a Wife”: Rachel Donelson Jackson and American Expansion, 1760s-1820s
One month

Giacomo Giudici, PhD candidate, Birkbeck, University of London
Renaissance Historiography of Milan at the Huntington Library: The Texts, their Materiality, the Networks of their Owners
One month

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

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

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

Aaron Hanlon, Assistant Professor, Colby College
Abraham Cowley and the Poetics of Objectivity
Two months

Karen Harvey, Reader in History, University of Sheffield
“Painful Sensations” and the “Welfare of the Body”: Illness, Childbirth, and Emotion in an Eighteenth-Century Middling-Sort Family
One month 

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

Ian Haywood, Professor, University of Roehampton
The Rise of Victorian Caricature
One month

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

Adam Herring, Associate Professor, Southern Methodist University
Early European Images of Inca Peru in Huntington Collections
One month

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

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

Frances Jacobus-Parker, PhD candidate, Princeton University
Redescription: Vija Celmins and the Replica in Postwar American Art
Four months 

Phebe Jensen, Professor, Utah State University
The Early Modern English Calendar
One month

Hadley Jerman, PhD candidate, University of Oklahoma
“Art” Posters, Graphic Modernism, and the Commercial Image of the American West, 1890-1930
One month

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

Andrew Keener, PhD candidate, Northwestern University
Staging Translation: Cosmopolitan Vernaculars in Shakespeare’s England
Three months

Shannon Kelley, Assistant Professor, Fairfield University
Wounded Trees and the Poetics of Trauma in the English Renaissance
One month

Luke Keogh, Research Affiliate, Ludwig Maximilian University
The Wardian Case: An Environmental History
One month

Hyun-Ah Kim, Adjunct Professor, Trinity College, University of Toronto
The Praise of Musicke, 1586: An Edition with Commentary
Two months 

Racha Kirakosian, Assistant Professor, Harvard University
Theology of the Book—Manuscript Studies and Material Culture
Two months

Alison Knight, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, CRASSH, University of Cambridge
Prize Books and Historical Fictions: The Historical Novels of the Religious Tract Society and American Tract Society
One month

Karin Koehler, Postdoctoral Teaching and Research Assistant, University of St. Andrews
Epistolary Aesthetics and Victorian Poetry
Two months 

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

Jamie Latham, PhD candidate, University of Cambridge
The Clergy and Print in Eighteenth-Century England, c. 1714-1750
One month

Craig Lee, PhD candidate, University of Delaware
Skyline Spectacular: Architecture, Aesthetics, and Outdoor Advertising in the American City
Three months

Julia Lewandoski, PhD candidate, University of California, Berkeley
“The kind of title which the Indians enjoy”: Imperial Treaties and Private Land Records in Native North America
Four months

David Loewenstein, Professor, Pennsylvania State University
The new Oxford University Press edition of Paradise Lost
One month 

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

Ellen Macfarlane, PhD candidate, Princeton University
Group f.64 Photography in Depression America: Politics, the Natural World, and the Future of the Medium
Three months

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

Alicia Maggard, PhD candidate, Brown University
Technology, Society, and the State in the Steamboat Era
One month

Carl Martin, Associate Professor, Norwich University
Domesticating Henry V: Hoccleve’s “To Henry V and the Company of the Garter”
One month

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

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

Stuart McManus, PhD candidate, Harvard University
Globalizing Cicero: Classical Eloquence in the Early Modern World
Two months

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

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

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

Sophie Morris, PhD candidate, University College London
Drawn and Quartered: The Anatomical Print and Studies “From Life” in Seventeenth-Century London
One month

Gabrielle Moser, Lecturer, OCAD University
Projecting Imperial Citizens: The Colonial Office Visual Instruction Committee’s Lanternslide Lectures, 1900-1945
Two months

Lucy Munro, Reader in Shakespeare and Early Modern Literature, King’s College London
Shakespeare in the Theatre: The King’s Men
One month 

John Murphy, PhD candidate, Northwestern University
The Utopian Leap from William Blake to William Morris
Two months

Aditi Nafde, Lecturer, Newcastle University
From Print to Manuscript: The Post-Print Manuscript c. 1470-1550
One month

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

Mae Ngai, Professor, Columbia University
Yellow and Gold: Chinese Gold Miners, the “Chinese Question,” and Global Politics, 1850-1920
Three months

Shaun Ossei-Owusu, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Southern California
The People’s Champ?: Legal Aid from Slavery to Mass Incarceration
Two months

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

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

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

Joy Partridge, PhD candidate, The Graduate Center, CUNY
From Treatise to Encyclopedia: The Re-figuration of Scientific Diagrams in the Late Middle Ages
One month

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

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

Giulio Pertile, Visiting Assistant Professor, Claremont McKenna College
Feeling Faint: Liminal Consciousness in the Renaissance
Three months

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

Adolfo Polo y La Borda, PhD candidate, University of Maryland
Imperial Officials, Mobility, and Cosmopolitanism in the Making of the Spanish Empire (1580-1700)
One month

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

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

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

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

Mark Quigley, Associate Professor, University of Oregon
Not Such a Long Way to Tipperary: Retracing Opposition to the First World War in the Irish Popular Press, 1914-1919
Two months

Joseph Rezek, Assistant Professor, Boston University
Early Black Writing and the Politics of Print
Two months

Jane Rickard, Associate Professor, University of Leeds
Ben Jonson and the Construction of the Reader
One month

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

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

Twyla Ruby, PhD candidate, University of California, Los Angeles
Vigani’s Cabinet: Chemistry and the Study of Life Before 1750
Three months

Flavia Ruzi, PhD candidate, University of California, Riverside
Aesthetic Intersections: Portraiture and Women’s Life Writing in the Long Eighteenth Century
One month 

Alec Ryrie, Professor, Durham University
Becoming Radical in the English Revolution
One month 

Rose Salseda, PhD candidate, University of Texas, Austin
The Visual Art Legacy of the 1992 Los Angeles Riots
One month

Michelle Schwarze, Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Interpreting Marginalia from the Scottish Enlightenment in Context
Two months

Emma Solberg, Assistant Professor, Bowdoin College
The Promiscuity of the Virgin
One month

Alex Solomon, PhD candidate, Rutgers University
The Rhetoric of Probability from New Science to Common Sense
Two months 

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

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

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

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

Xavier Tubau, Assistant Professor, Hamilton College
The Politics of Ghibellinism during the Empire of Charles V (1519-1556)
One month 

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

Amanda Vickery, Professor, Queen Mary, University of London
“The Aesthetics of Anglican Virtue”: The Moral Negotiation of Fashion in Late Eighteenth-Century England
One month

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

Michael West, PhD candidate, Columbia University
Enigmatic Theater in Shakespeare’s England
One month 

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

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

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

Hannah Young, PhD candidate, University College London
Imperial Wives: Maria Nugent’s Letter-Writing and the Making of the British Empire
Two months

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

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

Lei Zhang, PhD candidate, Syracuse University
Visualizing China through Geology: Bailey Willis and Chinese Expedition, 1903-1904
One month

CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Corpus Christi:
David Russell, Associate Professor and Tutorial Fellow, University of Oxford
Learning from Experience

To Corpus Christi:
Rayne Allinson, Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, Dearborn
William Maitland of Lethington: Courtier, Counsellor, Chamaeleon

LINACRE COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Linacre:
Roger Irwin, PhD candidate, University of Oxford
Evelyn Waugh and War: Conflict and Politics in the 1930s and Second World War

To Linacre:
Christopher McGeorge, PhD candidate, University of Southern California
Mediums for the Masses: Stained Glass and Murals in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction

LINCOLN COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Lincoln:
Otto Saumarez Smith, Junior Research Fellow, University of Oxford
Los Angeles Urbanism Seen Through a British Lens

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

NEW COLLEGE EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From New:
Christy Edwall, PhD candidate, University of Oxford
The Poetic Uses of Botanic Taxonomy from Erasmus Darwin to John Ruskin

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

TRINITY HALL EXCHANGE FELLOWS

From Trinity Hall:
Nicholas Guyatt, University Lecturer, University of Cambridge
Other People's Empires: Americans and the Worlds of Imperialism, 1787-1898

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

TRAVEL GRANTS TO THE UNITED KINGDOM

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

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

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

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

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

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

AHRC-HUNTINGTON FELLOWS

Simon Bate, PhD candidate, King's College London
Echoes of Late Medieval Chester in the Ellesmere Manuscripts
Three months

Ursula Clayton, PhD candidate, Royal Holloway, University of London
"Time's Flies": A Study of Early Modern Medicinal, Culinary, and Herbal Approaches towards Parasitic Infection
Three months

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

Sara Hale, PhD candidate, 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
Three months

Joseph Morton, PhD candidate, University of Manchester
Re-examining Los Angeles' Cultural History in 19th and 20th-century Manuscripts Documenting the City's Bibliographic and Archival Culture
Six months

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

Madelaine Schurch, PhD candidate, University of York
The Bluestockings and the Popularization of Science
Three months

Thomas David Smith, PhD candidate, University of Cambridge
Jesus in the American Pacific, 1880-1918
Three months

Emily Vine, PhD candidate, Queen Mary, University of London
Domestic Devotions in Early Modern England
Three months

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