Fiscal Year 2006 Awards

A listing of KU humanities scholars awarded grants and fellowships by external agencies as a result of applications submitted between July 1, 2005 and June 30, 2006 follows. Hold your cursor over each scholar's name to make an abstract appear.

Individual Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Kelly H. Chong School of American Research, Resident Scholars Fellowship (declined); Korea Foundation, Advanced Research Grant "Agony in Prosperity: Evangelicalism, Women, and the Politics of Gender in South Korea"
Edith W. Clowes American Council of Learned Societies, Fellowship "The Center at the Periphery: Eccentric Identities in Contemporary Russian Writing"
Sally Cornelison National Gallery of Art, Center for Advanced Study in Visual Arts Visiting Senior Fellowship; National Endowment for the Humanities, Summer Stipend "Holy Bodies: Relics, Art, and Popular Religion in Florence, c. 1400-1700"
Tanya Golash-Boza Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Ford Foundation, Junior Scholars in the Study of Latin America Fellowship "Afro-Peruvians in a Mestizo Nation: Mestizaje and Racial Democracy in Peru"
Sandra Gray Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation, Grant for Research on Violence and Aggression "Forgotten: Deaths and Life in a Little War"
Megan Greene American Philosophical Society, Franklin Research Grant "Crafting Taiwan’s Past: History, Politics, and Identity Construction in Post-war Taiwan"
Geoffrey W. Husic Georgetown University Intercultural Center Institute of Turkish Studies, Grant "Library for Turkish Materials"
Burdett A. Loomis Council for the International Exchange of Scholars, Fulbright Senior Specialist "From the ’60s to Our Days: Main Trends in United States Political, Cultural and Social Movements"
Jonathan Mayhew The National Endowment for the Humanities, Fellowship "Apocryphal Lorca: Translation, Parody, Kitsch"
Eric Rath Japan Foundation, Short-Term Research Fellowship "The Eggplant and the Crane: The Development of Cuisine in Early Modern Japan"
Elizabeth A. Schultz Council for the International Exchange of Scholars, Fulbright Distinguished Lecturer "Teaching American Literature in China"
Hagith Sivan American Center for Research in Egypt, Fellowship "The Sinai in Antiquity"
Patrick Suzeau Council for the International Exchange of Scholars, Fulbright Scholar Program "Contemporary Dance Perspectives"
William Tuttle, Jr. Fulbright, John Adams Distinguished Chair in American History "Recent United States History, World War II-Present: Social Change, Politics and the American People"
Kim Warren National Academy of Education/Spencer Foundation, Postdoctoral Fellowship "Education for Citizenship: African Americans and Native Americans in Kansas, 1865-1935"
Jennifer L. Weber The White House Historical Association “Lincoln’s Secretaries”

Institutional Awards

Name Agency/Award Project Title
Arienne Dwyer National Science Foundation, Linguistics (conference funding program) "DT-Summit/Linguistics: A Digital Tools Summit for Linguistics"
Marsha Haufler U.S. Department of Education, National Resource Centers and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Programs Center for East Asian Studies
Eric Herron U.S. Department of Education, National Resource Centers and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Programs Center for Russian and East European Studies
John Janzen The Longview Foundation "Teaching Africa the Middle East in the Great Plains: Strategies, Methods, and Materials for Addressing State and National Standards"
John Janzen U.S. Department of Education, National Resource Centers and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Programs Kansas African Studies Center
Elizabeth Kuznesof U.S. Department of Education, Fulbright International Education and Graduate Programs "Seminar on Childhood for K-8 Teachers and Education Faculty in Argentina"
Michael Hoeflich The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation "Database of American Law Bookseller’s Catalogues: 1780-1860"
Garth Myers National Science Foundation; U.S. Department of State African Workforce Development "Peri-Urban Land Reform and Political-Economic Reform in Zanzibar, Tanzania"; "A Program Partnership Between the University of Kansas (KU) and Mogadishu University (MU): Training the Somali Workforce in Social Science"
Jie Zhang Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange, Research Grant "Testing the Role of Phonetic Naturalness in Taiwanese Tone Sandhi"

 


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