Fiscal Year 2018 Awards

LA listing of KU humanities scholars awarded grants and fellowships by external agencies as a result of applications submitted between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018 follows. We will continue to learn results of applications submitted in Fiscal Year 2018 through early spring of 2019. Hold your cursor over each scholar's name to make an abstract appear.

Individual Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title

Subini Ancy Annamma

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship

 
Catherine (Katie) Batza American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowship "Aids in the Heartland"
Andrew Denning

American Philosophical Society (APS), Franklin Research Grant

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD), German Academic Exchange Service

"Civilization through Circulation: Roads and Vehicles in Fascist Italy's African Colonies, 1922-1940"

Kris Ercums Council for the International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) Fulbright Program - Korea

"Queering Contemporary Asian Art"

Jessica Gerschultz Max Weber Foundation, Hans-Robert Roemer Fellowship for Visiting Scholars at the Orient-Institut Beirut

"Beirut and the “Aubusson Libanais” in the History of Modern Tapestry"

Martin Nedbal

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) German Academic Exchange Service, DAAD Grant

"Mozart for Czechs and Germans: Eighteenth-Century Opera and National Identity in Prague 1787-1945"

Sarah Kathleen Robins

John Templeton Foundation Summer Seminars in Neuroscience and Philosophy (SNNAP) program at Duke University

"Memory Dynamics: Identifying Stable Memories in Fluid Neural Processes"

F. María Velasco

AADK Spain, Artist in Residence

"Spaces of Conviviality"

Yun Kyoim

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Summer Programs in the Humanities for School Teachers and College and University Faculty

"Participant: Buddhist East Asia: The Interplay of Religion, the Arts and Politics"
Peter Zazzali  

Council for the International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), Fulbright Scholar Program - New Zealand 

"Drama School: A Sociocultural Analysis of Professional Actor Training in Anglophone Countries"

Institutional Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Sarah Bishop Kansas Humanities Council "Haunting Humanities: Disciplines in the Dark"
Marta Caminero-Santangelo, Director, Center for Latin American and Carribean Studies (CLACS) U.S. Department of Education International and Foreign Language Education Foreign Languages and Area Studies (FLAS) "Connnecting Communities: The Center for Latin American and Carribean Studies Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) Program

Marta Caminero-Santangelo, Director, Center for Latin American and Carribean Studies (CLACS)

U.S. Department of Education International and Foreign Language Education Title VI National Resource Centers (NRC)

"Connnecting Communities: The Center for Latin American and Carribean Studies National Resource Centers (NRC) Program"

Deborah Dandridge

The Walton Family Foundation

"Brown v. Board of Education Plaintiff Writers’ and Essays Project Narrative Workshops"

Maryemma Graham American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS), Digital Extension Grant "Black Book Interactive Project- Extending the Reach (BBIP-ER)"
John J. Kennedy, Director, Center for East Asian Studies

U.S. Department of Education International and Foreign Language Education Foreign Languages and Area Studies (FLAS)

"Building Global Competencies in the 21st Century: The Center for East Asian Studies Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) Program"
John J. Kennedy, Director, Center for East Asian Studies Title VI National Resource Centers (NRC) "Building Global Competencies in the 21st Century: The Center for East Asian Studies and  Program"
Yan Li

Defense Language and National Security Education Office (DLNSEO)

Institute of International Education, Project Global Officers (Project GO)

"KU Project GO Center: Attaining Intercultural Competence and Regional expertise through Critical Language Training"
Corey Maley

National Science Foundation (NSF), Science, Technology, and Society (STS)

"Analog Neural Computation Prospectus"

Elizabeth  MacGonagle, Director, Kansas African Studies Center U.S. Department of Education International and Foreign Language Education Foreign Languages and Area Studies (FLAS)

"Cultivating Global Citizenship in the Heartland: The Kansas African Studies Center Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) Program"

Elizabeth  MacGonagle, Director, Kansas African Studies Center

U.S. Department of Education International and Foreign Language Education Title VI National Resource Centers (NRC)

"Cultivating Global Citizenship in the Heartland: The Kansas African Studies Center National Resource Centers (NRC) Program"

Jonathan Perkins, Director, Ermal Garinger Acaddemic Resource Center (EGARC) U.S. Department of Education International and Foreign Language Education Title VI National Resource Centers (NRC) "University of Kansas Open Language Resource Center"
Philip T. Stinson Merops Foundation "Archaeological Fieldwork at Aphrodisias, Final Documentation of the Sebasteion: Yr 3"

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