Fiscal Year 2004 Awards

A listing of KU humanities scholars awarded grants and fellowships by external agencies as a result of applications submitted between July 1, 2003 and June 30, 2004 follows. Hold your cursor over each scholar's name to make an abstract appear.

Individual Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Edith Clowes Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst "Remembering the Holocaust: Babii Iar in Soviet and Post-Soviet Culture"
Kathryn Conrad Kansas Humanities Council "Joyce's Ireland: A Celebration of the Bloomsday Centenary"
Brian Donovan National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "Trials of the First Sexual Revolution: Consent and Coercion in the Early 20th Century"
Joseph Harrington Fulbright Scholar Program "Globalization in U.S. Literature and Culture"
Peter Herlihy Fulbright Scholar Program, Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi (UASLP), Mexico  
Christopher M. Johnson Fulbright Scholar Program, Universidade Nova Lisboa, Portugal.  
Mechele Leon National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "Molière and the French Revolution"
Elizabeth MacGonagle Fulbright Scholar Program "From the Edge of the Arctic to South of the Sahara: Teaching African History in Iceland"
Rex Martin Miller Institute of Political Economy (declined); National Humanities Center "Rawls on Economic Justice"
Keesha Middlemass Vera Institute of Justice "Retributive Punishment: Felons Denied the Right to Vote After Time Served"
Mehrangiz Najafizadeh American Philosophical Society, Franklin Research Grant "Azerbaijan at the Crossroads: Women and a Nation in Transition"
Hagith Sivan Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Study Conference Center "Communities of Conflict: A History of Palestine in Late Antiquity"
Charles Stansifer Huntington Library, Fellowship "E. George Squier in Honduras, 1853-1860"
John Staniunas Fulbright Scholar Program, Lithuanian Academy of Music and the Opera Theatre, Vilnius, Lithuania  
Tara Welch National Endowment for the Humanities, Summer Stipend "Tarpeia: History of a Myth"
Norman Yetman Fulbright-University of Salzburg Distinguished Chair in the Humanities and Social Sciences, 2004-05  

Institutional Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Rex Clark Alexander von Humboldt Foundation "Alexander von Humboldt in Literature and Culture"
Susan Earle National Endowment for the Arts "Aaron Douglas and the Harlem Renaissance"
Maryemma Graham National Endowment for the Humanities, Faculty Humanities Workshop "Language Matters II: Reading and Teaching Toni Morrison, the Cardozo Project Model"
Elizabeth Kuznesof U.S. Department of Education, Fulbright "Seminar on Childhood for K-8 Teachers and Education Faculty in Guatemala"
Dorothy Pennington Lawrence Sesquicentennial Commission "African American Churches in Early Lawrence: Citadels of Faith, Hope, and Community"
John Staniunas The Kansas Arts Commission, Operational Support for University Theatre  
William Tsutsui The Freeman Foundation, Undergraduate Asian Studies Funding Initiative "High School Asian Studies Funding Initiative"

 


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