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Kudos to past and present OHC faculty fellows

Lara Bovilsky

Lara Bovilsky, English, 2015–16 Research Fellow, launched “Time’s Pencil” ( a suite of digital tools that enrich the Shakespeare experience by showing how time has shaped the Bard’s legacy. The project was supported by a National Endowment for the Humanities-funded grant from the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C.

Tara Fickle

Tara Fickle, English, 2017–18 Research Fellow, won a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend for “Behind Aiiieeeee!: A New History of Asian American Literature.”

Katie Meehan, Geography, 2014–15 Research Fellow, won a grant from the National Science Foundation for her project “An Ethnography of Pathways to Interdisciplinary Knowledge Integration at Two Environmental Science Sites in Brazil.”

Mark Quigley

Mark Quigley, English, 2015–16 Research Fellow, won a fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies for residence at The Huntington Library for Not Such a Long Way to Tipperary: Retracing Opposition to the First World War in the Irish Popular Press, 1914-1919.

Stephen Shoemaker

Stephen Shoemaker, Religious Studies, 2009–10 Research Fellow won a National Endowment for the Humanities Scholarly Editions and Translations grant (with co-director Sean Anthony, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Ohio State University) for “A Critical Translation of The Capture of Jerusalem by the Persians in 614.”


The following faculty received 2017 Faculty Research Awards from the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation:

Fabienne Moore, Romance Languages, 2011–12 Teaching Fellow, for “Gustave Doré’s “Histoire de la Sainte Russie” (1854): The Invention of Graphic Rhetoric or the Artist At War.”

Nicolae Morar, Philosophy and Environmental Studies, 2016–17 Teaching Fellow, for “A Critical Edition of Gilles Deleuze’s Seminar on Michel Foucault.”

Drew Nobile, School of Music and Dance, 2016–17 Research Fellow, for “Form as Harmony in Classic Rock Music.”

David Wacks, Romance Languages, 2017–18 Research Fellow, for “Spanish Crusader Fiction.”

Peter Walker, Geography, 2017–18 Research Fellow, for “Sagebrush Collaboration: How Harney County, Oregon Chose Cooperation Over Conflict.”

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