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1997–1998 Research Fellowship Recipients

Trudy Balch
Independent Scholar
Found in Translation: The Life and Influence of Harriet de Onis.
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Barbara Benedict
Trinity College
The Uses of Curiosity in Early Modern Literature
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Frank Bongiorno
Australian National University
Bernard O'Dowd and Australian Culture: A Biographical Study
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Douglas Bruster
The University of Texas at San Antonio
Robert Joyner's Itis: A Textual Edition
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Barbara Coeyman
West Virginia University
The Context of Jean-Georges Noverre's Call for Reform: Opera and Theater in Paris at the End of the Eighteenth Century
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Stephen J. Cross
Independent Scholar
Julian Huxley: The Biologist as Literary Intellectual
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Albert J. Devlin
University of Missouri-Columbia
The Selected Letters of Tennessee Williams
Supported by the Fleur Cowles Endowment Fund

Gary R. Dyer
Idaho State University
The Sexual Politics of 'Chivalry' in the Early Nineteenth Century
Jointly supported by the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Julia English Early
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Representing Modernity, Class, and Gender: The Edwardians and Dr. Crippen
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Shirley Foster
University of Sheffield
Gaskell: A Literary Life
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Pamela A. Genova
University of Oklahoma
Symbolist Journals:  The Hidden Dynamic
Jointly supported by the South Central Modern Language Association and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Geraldine Heng
The University of Texas at Austin
Empire of Magic: Medieval Romance & the Politics of Cultural Fantasy
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Peter Levine
Michigan State University
'Attention Must be Paid:' Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman and the American Century
Supported by the Fleur Cowles Endowment Fund

Beth E. Luey
Arizona State University
Serious Nonfiction since World War II
Supported by the Fleur Cowles Endowment Fund

Ian MacKillop
University of Sheffield
Henri-Pierre Roché, François Truffaut and the Hart Sisters
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Hena Maes-Jelinek
University of Liège
Wilson Harris's Concept of 'Infinite Rehearsal'
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Steven May
Georgetown College
Bibliography and First-Line Index of English Verse, 1559-1603
Supported by the Fleur Cowles Endowment Fund

David Mayer
University of Manchester
Reading Victorian and Edwardian Theatrical Photographs
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Linda H. Peterson
Yale University
Becoming a Woman Author: The Shape of Professional Lives in 19th-Century Britain
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

John Daniel Ripley
McGill University
The Merchant of Venice: On Stage in England and America 1597–1997
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Jeff Rosenheim
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, The Poetics of Direct Observation, and the Relationship between James Agee and Walker Evans
Supported by the Fleur Cowles Endowment Fund

Carol Loeb Shloss
West Chester University
To Dance in the Wake: The Lives and Work of Lucia Joyce and James Joyce
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Susan Spencer
University of Central Oklahoma
Classical Ideology
Jointly supported by the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Hugh Wilford
Middlesex University
The Cultural Cold War in Britain: British and American Intellectuals on the Non-Communist Left, 1945-1960
Supported by the Fleur Cowles Endowment Fund

Timothy Stephen Woods
University of Wales
(Post) Modernist Poetics: Ethics and Politics in Modern and Contemporary American Poetry
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

Adrian Wright
Independent Scholar
John Lehmann: A Biography
Supported by the British Studies Fellowship

Linda G. Zatlin
Morehouse College
Aubrey Beardsley: The Catalogue Raisonné
Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Fellowship Endowment

 

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