Current fellows

2018–19 Faculty Research Fellows

Leslie Alexander
Leslie Alexander, History
“‘The Cradle of Hope:’ Black Internationalism in the Aftermath of the Haitian Revolution”
Provost’s Senior Humanist Fellowship

Mayra Bottaro
Mayra Bottaro
, Romance Languages
“Scrambled Messages: Telegraphic Poetics and the New Atlantic Language”
Ernest G. Moll Research Fellowship in Literary Studies

Cory Browning
Cory Browning
, Romance Languages
“Terror, the Order of the Day: The French Revolutionary Terror and its Restagings”
Ernest G. Moll Research Fellowship in Literary Studies

Joyce Cheng
Joyce Suechun Cheng
,
History of Art and Architecture
“Spectacles of the Banal: Staging the Interior in Nabi Art and Fin-de-Siècle Theater”

Cecilia Enjuto Rangel
Cecilia Enjuto Rangel
, Romance Languages
“Through Children’s Eyes: Remembering a History of Wars and Dictatorships in Iberian and Latin American Film and Literature”

Melissa Graboyes
Melissa Graboyes
, Clark Honors College
“A Century of Failures: History, Ethics, and Malaria in Zanzibar, 1900-2016”

Nathalie Hester
Nathalie Hester
, Romance Languages
“Inventing America in Baroque Italy: Columbus, Vespucci, and ‘New World’ Epic”
Provost’s Senior Humanist Fellowship

Lamia Karim
Lamia Karim
, Anthropology
“After Work: Life in the Shadows of Capital in Bangladesh”
VPRI Completion Fellowship

Vera Keller
Vera Keller
,
Clark Honors College
“Cultures of Citation”

Jeff Schroeder
Jeffrey Schroeder
, Religious Studies
“Make-Believe Buddhism: Jodo Shin Thought and Politics, 1888–1965”
Ernest G. Moll Research Fellowship in Literary Studies

Tze-Yin Teo
Tze-Yin Teo
, Comparative Literature
“Unfinished Translations in Twentieth Century Transpacific Literature”

2018–19 Teaching Fellows

Nick Kohler
Nicholas Kohler
, Geography
GEOG 199: Hike, Bike, Skate, Ski, Surf—Geographies of Adventure Travel and Active Leisure (Spring 2019)
Coleman-Guitteau Professorship in the Humanities

Anne Kreps
Anne Kreps
, Religious Studies
REL 4XX: New Religious Movements (Winter 2019)
Coleman-Guitteau Professorship in the Humanities

Daniel Gomez Steinhart
Daniel Gomez Steinhart
, Cinema Studies
CINE 410: Videographic Study of Hollywood Film Style (Winter 2019)

Alejandro Vallega
Alejandro A. Vallega
, Philosophy
PHIL 242: World Philosophies (Spring 2019)
Wulf Professorship in the Humanities

2018–19 Dissertation Fellows

April Anson
April Anson
,
 English
“Unfenceable Sovereignties: Unsettling Natures of Possession in Nineteenth-Century American Literature”

Katie Jo LaRiviere
Katie Jo LaRiviere
, English
“The Medieval Person: Concepts of Self and Personhood in Late Medieval English Literature”

Iida Pöllänen

Iida Pöllänen, Comparative Literature
“Transnational and Feminist Peripheries: Narratives of Countryside, Migration, and Community in American and Nordic Modernisms”

Miles Wilkinson
Miles Wilkinson, History
“Creating Confidentiality: Physician-Patient Privilege and Medical Confidentiality in the United States, 1776–1975”

2018–19 Graduate Research Support Fellows

Devin Fitzpatrick
Devin Fitzpatrick
, Philosophy
“Ethics for the Depressed: On Experiences and Enhancement of Value”

Joshua Kerr
Joshua Kerr
, Philosophy
“The Hybris of Plants: Reinterpreting Philosophy through Vegetal Life”

Holly Roberts
Holly Roberts
, Musicology
“Ecstatic Devotion: Musical Rapture and Erotic Death in Post-Tridentine Iconography, Opera, and Oratorios”