Fiscal Year 2017 Awards

A listing of KU humanities scholars awarded grants and fellowships by external agencies as a result of applications submitted between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017 follows. We will continue to learn results of applications submitted in Fiscal Year 2014 through early spring of 2015. Hold your cursor over each scholar's name to make an abstract appear.

Individual Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Catherine Batza National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Summer Stipend Local and Regional Responses to AIDS in the American Heartland during the 1980s and 1990s
Benjamin Chappell

Council for the International Exchange of Ideas (CIES) Fulbright Scholar Program - Germany

Teaching American Studies in Germany 
Vitaly Chernetsky PEN America, Pen Heim Translation Fund Grant Felix Austria
Sherry Fowler AAS Northeast Asia Council (NEAC) Travel Grant Icon, Identity, and Collection: Japanese Buddhist Printed Images
Colin Roust American Philosophical Society (APS), Franklin Research Grant The Music and Politics of Georges Auric
Erik Scott American Philosophical Society (APS), Franklin Research Grant Soviet Defectors and the Borders of the Cold World War
Philip Stinson University of Pennsylvania, Williams Visiting Professor of History of Art Visiting Professor
Benjamin Uchiyama Council for the International Exchange of Ideas (CIES) Fulbright Scholar Program - Japan Dancing Through Total War: Yokusan Culture and the Pursuit of Joy (with a tinge of desperation) in Wartime Japan
Kimberly Warren Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Grant in Aid "Lift as we Climb": Mary McLeod Bethune's Campaigns for Gender, Civil, and Human Rights
Jennifer Weber United States Air Force, Visiting Professorship Visiting Professor, American History

Institutional Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Katheryn Rhine National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Humanities Connections Grant Global Medical Humanities: Bridging Digital Health Divides

 


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