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Awards for Faculty 2015

December 21, 2015 | By NEH Staff

Michael John Cholbi
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Pomona, CA
Philosophy, General
A Philosophical Treatment of the Ethics of Grief

Bertis Deon English
Alabama State University
Montgomery, AL
U.S. History
Civil Wars and Civil Beings: Societal Construction, Reconstruction, and Post-Reconstruction in Perry County, Alabama, 1860-75

Kirsten S. Gruesz
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA
American Literature
Language, Identity, and American Memory in Cotton Mather's La fe del christiano (1699)

Peter Edmund Orchard Limbrick
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA
Near and Middle Eastern History
Moroccan Director Moumen Smihi (b.1945): Arab Modernities and Cinema

Vaclav Paris
City College of New York
New York, NY
Comparative Literature
Epic after Evolution: Modernism's National Narratives

Ameenah Shakir
Florida A&M University
Tallahassee, FL
History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Helen Dickens and Medical Activism in Philadelphia, 1935-1980

Naomi J. Stubbs
LaGuardia Community College
Long Island City, NY
Theater History and Criticism
A Critical Edition of the Diary of Harry Watkins, 19th-Century American Actor

Clifford Earl Trafzer
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA
U.S. History
Indigenous and Western Medicine Ways Among Southern California Indians, 1900-1955

Omar Santiago Valerio-Jimenez
University of Texas, San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
U.S. History
The US-Mexican War (1846-1848): Mexican Americans, Memory, and Citizenship

Lynn M. Voskuil
University of Houston
Houston, TX
British Literature
Horticulture and Imperialism: The Garden Spaces of the British Empire, 1789-1914