Fellows Directory

Each fellow's institutional affiliation and position at the time of the fellowship is listed. Fellows may be sorted by last name, fellowship cycles, and fellowship. Over five hundred books by fellows are based on research conducted during AAS fellowships.

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Last name First name Date Fellowship Affiliation Position Project
Arthur James 2018 Last Jay and Deborah Last Baltimore, MD poet On a Portrait Bust in Worcester, Massachusetts: A poem inspired by an anonymous marble portrait bust acquired on behalf on the Antiquarian Society in 1881
Badley Dana 2018-19 Botein University of California, Santa Barbara Ph.D. candidate in English Aesthetic Sociality and Nineteenth-Century America
Bartlett Joshua 2018-19 Last State University of New York, Albany Ph.D. candidate in English The Many Lives of the Charter Oak
Bascom Benjamin 2018-19 AAS-NEH Ball State University assistant professor of English Feeling Singular: Masculinity and Desire in the Early Republic, 1786-1822
Beringer Alex 2018-19 Last University of Montevallo assistant professor of English Lost Literacies: Experiments in the Nineteenth-Century American Comic Strip
Bielawa Lisa 2018 Hearst New York, NY composer, producer, performer Sanctuary & Centuries in the Hours: A series of small works for the violin and voice, focusing on immigration
Bolker Jamie 2018-19 Peterson Fordham University Ph.D. candidate in English Lost and Found: Wayfinding in Early American Literature and Culture
Boos Lance 2018-19 Last Stony Brook University Ph.D. candidate in history The Development of a British Atlantic Musical Marketplace in the Eighteenth Century
Buchkoski Courtney 2018-19 Legacy University of Oklahoma Ph.D. candidate in English Benevolent Colonization: Emigration Aid and the American West, 1820-1880
Burd Camden 2018-19 Peterson University of Rochester Ph.D. candidate in history The Ornament of Empire: Nurserymen and the Making of the American Landscape
Childs Greg 2018-19 AAS-NEH Brandeis University assistant professor of history Scenes of Sedition: Racial Politics in Bahia during the Age of Revolution
Crawford Nicholas 2018-19 AAS-ASECS Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse postdoctoral fellow Sustaining Slavery: Plantation Provisioning and the Politics of Health in the British Caribbean, c. 1775-1838
Daly Ann 2018-19 Lapides Brown University PhD candidate in history Hard Money: The Making of a Specie Currency, 1828-1846
Fraser Gordon 2018-19 Reese North Dakota State University assistant professor of English The Hawaiian Creation Chant and the Firm of Lee & Shepard
Freese Lauren 2018-19 Last University of South Dakota assistant professor of fine arts A Taste for Images: Depictions of Food and Eating in the American Popular Press
Gallagher Mark 2018-19 Packer University of California, Los Angeles Ph.D. candidate in English 'In the Optative Mood’: Unitarian Optimism and the Transcendental Affects of Peabody, Parker, Emerson, Fuller, and Thoreau
Gillaspie Caroline 2018-19 Last CUNY Graduate Center Ph.D. candidate in art history Fueling America: Visual Representations of Nineteenth-Century U.S. Coffee Consumption
Grummitt Julia 2018-19 Last Princeton University Ph.D. candidate in history The Great National Work: Visualizing Territory and Race in Nineteenth-Century North America
Hazard Sonia 2018-19 AAS-NEH Franklin & Marshall College visiting assistant professor of religious studies The Touch of the Word: Evangelical Cultures of Print in Antebellum America
Hessell Nikki 2018-19 Peterson Victoria University of Wellington associate professor of English Sensitive Negotiations: Romantic Literature and Indigenous Diplomacy, 1820-1950
Holness Lucien 2018-19 Last University of Maryland, College Park Ph.D. candidate in history Between North and South, East and West: The Anti-Slavery Movement in Southwestern Pennsylvania
Jaros Peter 2018-19 Peterson Franklin & Marshall College associate professor of English Incorporate Things: A Literary Genealogy of Corporate Personhood in Antebellum America
Jung Sandro 2018-19 Last Herzog August Library fellow A Transnational History of American Book Illustration
Laats Adam 2018-19 Alstott-Morgan State University of New York, Binghamton professor of teaching, learning, and educational leadership Toe the Line: Joseph Lancaster and the Delusion of Early School Reform
Larnerd Joseph 2018-19 Jaffee Stanford University Ph.D. candidate in art and art history The Makings of Cut Glass in America, 1876-1916
Le Seven Emilia 2018-19 Jenny d’Héricourt Université Paris Diderot Ph.D. candidate in English-speaking cultures Cooper’s Sea Romances and the American Grand National Narrative
MacNamara Trent 2018-19 Peterson Texas A & M University assistant professor of history Big Sky: Popular Ideas about the Heavens in America
Martini Elspeth 2018-19 AAS-NEH Montclair State University professor of history Humanitarian Authority and Indigenous Dispossession in the U.S. and British Empires
McIntyre Kate 2018-19 Peterson Columbia University Ph.D. candidate in English Fugitive Circulations: The Political Ecology of Poetry in Early African-American Newspapers
McLaughlin Don James 2018-19 Hench University of Tulsa assistant professor of 19th-century American literature Infectious Affect: The Phobic Imagination in American Literature
Mullin Brian 2018 Hearst London, U.K. playwright Play inspired by the community of freed African-American slaves who lived freely in an abandoned British garrison in the West Florida territory following the end of the War of 1812
Murphy Sharon 2018-19 AAS-NEH Providence College professor of history and classics Banking on Slavery in the Antebellum South
Nesbit TaraShea 2018 Baron Oxford, OH writer Beheld: The story of the Mayflower pilgrims told through the eyes of two women, Alice Bradford, a puritan, and Eleanor Billington, an indentured servant
Newcombe Emma 2018-19 Last Boston University Ph.D. candidate in American & New England studies A Place Rendered Interesting': Antebellum Print Culture and the Rise of Middle-Class Tourism
Owens Camille 2018-19 Schiller Yale University Ph.D. candidate in African American studies Blackness and the Human Child: Race, Prodigy, and the Logic of American Childhood
Pasierowska Rachael 2018-19 Peterson Rice University Ph.D. candidate in history Beasts, Birds, and Bondsmen: Animal and Slave Interactions in Atlantic World Slavery
Pazian Erika 2018-19 AHPCS Graduate Center of the City University of New York Ph.D. candidate in art history Visual Culture and National Identity during the U.S.-Mexican War
Perry Seth 2018-19 Reese Princeton University assistant professor of religion Lorenzo Dow and the Origins of American Religious Celebrity
Philip Leila 2018 Baron Woodstock, CT writer Non-fiction book about the experiences of contemporary New England fur trappers, offering a compelling, if startling window through which to reconsider environmentalism
Pohrt Tanya 2018-19 Drawn to Art Lyman Allyn Art Museum project curator Mary Way and Elizabeth Way Champlain: Miniaturists of the Early Republic
Prorokova Tatania 2018-19 Ebeling Philipps-Universität Marburg adjunct instructor in American studies Climate Change, the Environment, and the Industrial Revolution in the U.S.
Ryan Madeline Kearin 2018-19 Peterson Brown University Ph.D. candidate in anthropology The Sensory Ecology of the Worcester State Hospital for the Insane
Salisbury Neal 2018-19 Mellon Distinguished Scholar in Residence Smith College Barbara Richmond 1940 Professor Emeritus in the Social Sciences Lives on the Line: Colonial Histories in Early New England
Sepulveda Asiel 2018-19 Last Southern Methodist University Ph.D. candidate in art history City Impressions: Lithography and Urban Modernity in Nineteenth-Century Havana
Smith Dorin 2018-19 Peterson Brown University Ph.D. candidate in English Brain Fever
Suazo Matthew 2018-19 AAS-NEH Kenyon College visiting assistant professor in English Wetland Americas: Literature, Race, and the Mississippi River Valley in Translation, 1542-1884
Tackett Justin 2018-19 Peterson Stanford University Ph.D. candidate in English Investigating the Poetics of American Stethoscopy and Telegraphy
Trafton Melissa 2018-19 Last University of New Hampshire adjunct professor of art history Animals in the Age of Darwin
Walker Rachel 2018-19 Last University of Maryland, College Park Ph.D. candidate in history A Beautiful Mind: Faces, Beauty, and the Brain in the Anglo-Atlantic World, 1780-1870
Wingate Jordan 2018-19 Tracy University of California, Los Angeles Ph.D. candidate in English The Periodical Origins of the American Self
Zapedowska Magdalena 2018-19 Botein University of Massachusetts, Amherst Ph.D. candidate in English Black Dissent and Black Freedom: Revolution, Emigration, Reform, 1850-1870

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