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Awards for Faculty 2017

December 13, 2017 | 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.

William Conrad Corley Jr
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Pomona, CA
American Literature
The Voice of the Veteran in 18th- and 19th-Century American Literature

Leena Dallasheh
Humboldt State University
Arcata, CA
Near and Middle Eastern History
Contested Citizenship: Nazareth’s Palestinians in the Transition from British Mandate to Israel, 1940-1966

Margaret D. Garber
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA
History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
The Literary Transformation of Alchemy, Chemistry, and Medicine in an Early European Scientific Journal

Robert Lawrence Gunn
University of Texas, El Paso
El Paso, TX
American Literature
Literature, Timekeeping, and the Production of Space in Early Western North America

Irfana Mohayuddin Hashmi
Whittier College
Whittier, CA
Near and Middle Eastern History
The Cosmopolitan World of Learning at al-Azhar, an Islamic School in Cairo, 14th to 17th Centuries

Etienne Helmer
University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
Rio Piedras, PR
Ancient History
Ancient Greek Philosophers on Economics

Andras Kisery
CUNY Research Foundation, City College
New York, NY
British Literature
Forming English Literature in the Early Modern World

Catherine Komisaruk
University of Texas, San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
Latin American History
Gender, Migration, and Native Uprisings in New Spain, 1519-1821

Julia Ornelas-Higdon
California State University, Channel Islands
Camarillo, CA
U.S. History
Race, Labor, and the Industrialization of California Wine, 1769-1920

Charissa Joy Threat
Spelman College
Atlanta, GA
U.S. History
Race, Gender, and African American Pin-up Girls during World War II

Valerian Three Irons
Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College
New Town, ND
Native American Studies
Online Database of Mandan, a Native American Language

Sonja Stephenson Watson
University of Texas, Arlington
Arlington, TX
Latin American Studies
Globalization, Transculturation, and Hybrid Identity in Panamanian Music: Reggae en Español

Jennifer Denise Williams
Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD
American Literature
Gender, Segregation, and Urban Life in Literature by African American Women