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If present, follow the highlighted links to read reports on the Princeton research provided by the fellows.

Unless otherwise noted, these grants have been funded by the Friends of the Princeton University Library.

2013-2014 Princeton University Library Research Grants

Winners and their topics

·Thomas Adam (The University of Texas at Arlington): "Scholarship Funds at Princeton University, 1800- 1945."

·Mike Amezcua (Northwestern University): "Out in the Cold: Mexicans, Deportations, and a New Campaign for Civil and Human Rights in Early Cold War America."

·Gregory Barnhisel (Duquesne University): "ColdWar Modernists: Modernist Art, US Cultural Diplomacy, and European Leftist Intellectuals in the Early Cold War." Funded by the Mudd Manuscript Library.

·Kostas Boyiopoulos (Durham University): "Anatomized Eros: The Decadent Poetics of Arthur Symons."

·Luiz de sa Junior (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro): "The construction of scholarly authority in the Portuguese humanistic writing." Funded by the Maxwell Fund.

·John Enyeart (Bucknell): "Louis Adamic's Political Odyssey."

·Sotirios Fotakidis (University of Athens, Greece): "Architectural Sculptures from Middle Byzantine Athens." Funded by Hellenic Studies.

·Cecilia Garcia-Huidobro (Universidad Diego Portales, Chile): "Drafts, Journals and Letters: Jose Donoso's Poetica Unveiled." Funded by the Council of the Humanities.

·Louise Joy (University of Cambridge): "The Affective Child: Eighteenth-Century Literature, Childhood and the Emotions." Funded by the Cotsen Children's Library.

·Dimitra Kotoula (A College Year in Athens/The British School): "Byzantine Recordings in 19th-early 20th century Greece (The case of Georgios Lambakes and the BRF Archive)." Funded by Hellenic Studies.

·Christopher Lukasik (Purdue University): "The Image In The Text: Intermediality, Illustration, and Nineteenth-Century American Literature." Funded by the Graphic Arts Collection.

·Rebecca Munson (University of California, Berkeley): "Shakespeare Offstage: Drama and Cultural Currency, 1603-1660." Funded by the Davies Project.

·Glenda Norquay (Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK): "Transatlantic Conversations at a Transitional Moment: Scribner's and their British Authors in the 1890s."

·Timothy Ormond (University of Toronto): "The Monumental Child: The Children's Illustrations and Stories of Aleksandr Samokhvalov, 1925-1932." Funded by the Cotsen Children's Library.

·Geoffrey Roberts (University College Cork): "George F. Kennan and Soviet Foreign Policy, 1944-1957: An Evaluation."

·Ibram Rogers (University at Albany - SUNY): "Black Students and Black Studies: A Founding History, 1966-1970."

·Sarah Rowley (Indiana University): "A New Right: The Cultural Politics of Abortion, 1960s-1980s."

·Ng Sau Wah (University of Oxford): "Dongshutang jigu fatie 東書堂集古法帖: A Study of the First Rubbing Collection in Ming China."

·Nathan Vedal (Harvard University): "Citing Banned Books in Early Modern China: A New Perspective on Qing Court Censorship and Book Compilation."

·Wil Verhoeven (University of Groningen, The Netherlands): "Enemies of the State: Sedition and Resistance in the Trans-Allegheny West, 1776 - 1806." Funded by the Sid Lapidus '59 Research Fund.

·Sara Weld (University of California, Santa Barbara): "Rare Books by Remarkable Russians: Toward a Radical Recontextualization of Early Soviet Picturebooks." Funded by the Cotsen Children's Library.

·Claude Willan (Stanford University): "'I love with all my heart': Jacobite poetry in Manuscript"


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