Fiscal Year 2000 Awards

A listing of KU humanities scholars awarded grants and fellowships by external agencies as a result of applications submitted between July 1, 1999 and June 30, 2000 follows.

Individual Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Lisa Bitel John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation "Landscape, Gender, and Christianization in Gaul and Ireland"
Tamara Falicov Rockefeller Center, Humanities Fellowships Program "Las coproducciones de cine latinoamericano bajo el tratado MERCOSUR"
Sharon G. Feldman J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board "Contemporary Catalan Theatre: Comparative Perspectives and Cultural Contexts"
Allan Hanson National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "The Impact of Information Technology on Legal Knowledge"
Gabriele Lunte Kansas Humanities Council "Linguistic Atlas of Kansas German"
Beverly Mack Carnegie Corporation of New York and National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "Hausa Muslim Women’s Poetry: Kano, Nigeria"
Peter Mancall National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "Hakluyt’s Century, or the Origins of English America in an Age of Discovery"
Amy McNair National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "The Art, Patronage, and Politics of the Medieval Chinese Buddhist Cave-shrines of Longmen"
Karin I. Pagel Meiners The Lilly Library, Indiana University "Reading 18th Century German Cookbooks"
Fred Rush American Council of Learned Societies "Irony and Idealism: The Fate of Irony from Early German Romanticism to Kierkegaard"
Normal E. Saul Princeton Institute for Advanced Study "The United States and Russia, 1921-1941"
Vicky Unruh National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "Intervening Acts: Women Writers and Cultural Modernity in Latin America, 1920s-1930s"
F. María Velasco Visual Arts Center / Museo del Barro (Rockefeller program); Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation, Fellowship "Side-Long Glances/Miradas Cruzadas"

Institutional Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Maria Carlson U.S. Department of Education, National Resource Centers and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Programs Center for Russian and East European Studies
Don Fixico National Association of Tribal Historic Preservation Officers "American Indian Treaties in the Continental United States"
Hall Center for the Humanities National Endowment for the Humanities, Challenge Grant "Revitalizing the Public Humanities"
Shirley Hill The Henry A. Murray Research Center, Radcliffe Research Support Program "Gender Socialization in African American Families"
John Janzen U.S. Department of Education, National Resource Centers African Studies Resource Center
Betsy Kuznesof U.S. Department of Education, National Resource Centers and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Programs Center for Latin American Studies
Garth Myers U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational Cultural Affairs "A Proposal for Partnership Between the University of Kansas and the University of Zambia"
Janet Sharistanian National Endowment for the Humanities, Summer Seminars and Institutes Grant "American Women as Writers: Wharton and Cather"
Antônio R.M. Simões U.S. Department of Education "Instructional Materials for Testing and Teaching Brazilian Portuguese"
Marsha Weidner U.S. Department of Education, National Resource Centers and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Programs Center for East Asian Studies
Fiona Yap The Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange "How does the Government in Taiwan Achieve Economic Support?: Comparative Empirical Study of the East Asian Newly Industrialized Countries since 1960"

 


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