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Awards for Faculty 2016

December 14, 2016 | By NEH Staff

This program supports individual faculty members or staff at Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and Tribal Colleges and Universities pursuing research of value to humanities scholars, students, or general audiences.

Karen Bassi
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA
Facing Death in Ancient Greek Tragedy

Mikhal Dekel
CUNY Research Foundation, City College
New York, NY
The Trail of WWII Refugees: From Poland to the Middle East

Alaine Hutson
Huston-Tillotson College
Austin, TX
Enslaved Africans and Balochis on the Arabian Peninsula, 1926-1938

Tyler Dunsdon Parry
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA
Slave Matrimony in the African Diaspora during the 18th and 19th Centuries

Lawrence A. Peskin
Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD
U.S. Consuls in the Mediterranean and Latin America and the American Trading Nation, 1785-1850

Swati Rana
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Eccentric Characters in 20th-Century Ethnic Literature

Anadelia A. Romo
Texas State University - San Marcos
San Marcos, TX
Race and the Art of Tourist Promotion in Bahia, Brazil: Crafting an Urban Landscape, 1900-1964

Robin Runia
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA
Displaced Britons: Africans and Creoles in the Work of British Author Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849)

Sandrine Sanos
Texas A & M University, Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi, TX
Representations of Violence, Displacement, and Gender in Post-World War II France

Angela Vergara
California State Los Angeles University Auxiliary Services, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
Unemployment in 20th-Century Chile

Rachel Kathleen Watson
Howard University
Washington, DC
Race and Forensic Science in American Literature, 1894-1959

Francis Hugh Wilford
California State University, Long Beach Foundation
Long Beach, CA
The History of the “Special Relationship” between Great Britain and the U.S. from the Colonial Era to the Present