Fiscal Year 2001 Awards

A listing of KU humanities scholars awarded grants and fellowships by external agencies as a result of applications submitted between July 1, 2000 and June 30, 2001 follows.

Individual Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Omofolabo Ajayi-Soyinka German Academic Exchange Service "Women Write Wars - 1950-1990: A Critical Analysis of Women's Writings about Wars and Nationhood"
Frank Baron Humboldt Foundation, TransCoop Program "Alexander von Humboldt’s Travel Narrative (Relation Historique) and a Digital Library"
Robert Basow Fulbright Award to China  
Steven Bozarth American Philosophical Society, Franklin Research Grant "Opal Phytolith and Pollen Analysis of pre-Hispanic Fields at Blue Creek, Belize"
Karl Brooks United States Supreme Court, Judicial Fellow (2001-02)  
Walter Clark Program for Cultural Cooperation Between Spain's Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports and United States Universities  
Luis R. Corteguera American Council of Learned Societies, Fellowship; National Humanities Center, Fellowship; Consulate of Spain in Chicago, Travel Support "Before God and King: Ordinary People in Politics in Early Modern Spain"
Tamara Falicov Rockefeller Archive Center, Research Grant "The Good Neighbor Policy between the United States and Latin America"
Sherry Fowler Association for Asian Studies, Grant; Japan Foundation, Fellowship "Muroji: A Contextual Analysis of the Temple and Its Images"
Patricia Graham Asian Cultural Council "Art and Material Culture in Japanese Religious Traditions"
James Michael Hall United Musical Instruments, In-Kind Contribution "Adapting, Embellishing and Recording Corelli’s Solo Violin Sonatas for Alto trombone, Harpsichord and Double Bass"
Tanya Hartman Puffin Foundation, Grant "An Imagined Survival/A Conjured Identity"
Tanya Hartman Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Artist-in-Residence Grant "Rhyming the Lines"
Thomas Heilke National Endowment for the Humanities, Summer Stipend "Thy Kingdom Come: The Political Thought of J. H. Yoder"
David M. Katzman Fulbright Award to Japan  
Jill Kuhnheim Tanner Humanities Center, Fellowship "Poetry and Culture in Late Twentieth Century Spanish America"
Leonie Marx Danish Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Fellowship "Art and Politics: Ernst Toller in Scandinavia"
Amy McNair The George A. and Eliza Gardner Howard Foundation, Grant "Chinese Art History, Buddhist Sculpture"
Eric Rath Metropolitan Center for Far Eastern Art Studies "Cuisine in Early Modern Japan"
Eric Rath American Historical Association, Bernadotte E. Schmitt Grant "History of Kyoto Cuisine and Restaurants"
Anton Rosenthal University of Florida Libraries "Syndicalism in Latin America during the Early 20th Century"
Marjorie Swann Huntington Library, Fellowship "'Without Conjunction': Desire, Society, and Anti-Fruition in Renaissance England"
John F. Sweets Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, Travel Grant "Vichy and the French People"
William M. Tsutsui American Council of Learned Societies, Fellowship "Landscapes in the 'Dark Valley': Toward an Environmental History of Wartime Japan"
F. María Velasco Kansas Arts Commission, Kansas Artist Fellowship "Side-Long Glances/Miradas Cruzadas"
Marta Vicente Program for Cultural Cooperation Between Spain's Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports and United States Universities "Clothing the Spanish Empire: Artisan Families and the Industrial Revolution in Eighteenth-Century Barcelona"

Institutional Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Maria Carlson Haskell Indian Nations University "Community Based Drinking Water Assessment--A Cooperation Between Gorno-Altaisk State University and Haskell Indian Nations University"
Maryemma Graham National Endowment for the Humanities, Public Program Grants for Libraries, Museums, or Special Projects "Speaking of Rivers: Taking Poetry to the People"
F. Allan Hanson National Science Foundation "The Impact of Information Technology on the Taxonomic Organization of Knowledge"
Gwynne Jenkins Bertarelli Foundation "Decision-Making in Multifetal Pregnancies"
Elizabeth Kuznesof Tinker Foundation, Research Grant  
Andrea S. Norris The Price R. and Flora A. Reid Foundation  
David Norman Smith National Endowment for the Humanities, Collaborative Research Grant (with Kevin Anderson, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb) "Marx's Late Writings on Non-Western and Pre-Capitalist Societies"
John Edgar Tidwell The Kansas Humanities Council, Humanities Program Grant "Poetry in Motion: Reading and Remembering Langston Hughes"
William M. Tsutsui Japan Foundation  


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