Fellows

Carolyn Abbate
2006–2007
Radcliffe Alumnae Professor
Harvard University
Musicology
Overlooking the Ephemeral
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2011–2012
Perrin Moorhead Grayson and Bruns Grayson Fellow and Radcliffe-African Studies Fellow
Independent Writer (Nigeria)
Fiction
A New Novel
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2017–2018
Radcliffe-Harvard Yenching Institute Fellow
Seoul National University (South Korea)
Political Science
Imperial Crossroads: Great Britain and the United States in the Far East, 1853–1945
2000–2001
Murray Research Center
University of Southern California
Sociology
The Binuclear Family: A Longitudinal Investigation of Divorce and Remarriage
2010–2011
Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute
Harvard University
Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Biomimetics and Quantitative Biology: Conceptual Interpretation and Mathematical Modeling of the Adaptive Design Strategies in Biological Materials, Structures, and Mechanisms
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2009–2010
Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at Radcliffe
Harvard University
Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Connecting Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Architecture Through Biomimetics
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2014–2015
Robert G. James Scholar at Risk Fellow
Independent Scholar
Political Science
End of Diversity: Nationhood and Religious and Sectarian Exclusion in the Arab World
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2009–2010
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
Jamia Millia Islamia (India)
History
Travel, Migration, and the Wahabi Diaspora: The Turn toward Arabic Learning and Culture in Nineteenth-century South Asia
Richard D. Alba
2003–2004
State University of New York at Albany
Sociology
Second Generations in Comparative Perspective
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2017–2018
Robert G. James Scholar Fellow
Independent Scholar (Saudi Arabia)
Biology and Medical Sciences
Gender as a Determinant of Health in Saudi Arabia
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2009–2010
Benjamin White Whitney Scholar and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Independent Artist (Israel)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
A Cinematic Occupation
Catherine Allgor
2002–2003
University of California, Riverside
American Studies
The Last of the Founders: Dolley Madison and the Creation of the American Nation
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2009–2010
Grass Fellow
Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Biology
Design Principles of Biological Circuits
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2016–2017
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (Argentina)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Eureka
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2018–2019
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow
University of Vienna (Austria)
Physics and Astronomy/Astrophysics
Mapping by Starlight—The Search for Our Cosmic Ancestry
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2006–2007
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow
University of California, Los Angeles
Engineering Sciences
Speech Perception in Noise: Models and Applications
Bridie Andrews
2001–2002
Harvard University
History of Science, Technology, or Medicine
A New History of Acupuncture
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2016–2017
2015–2016
Lisa Goldberg Fellow
Stanford University
Fiction
The After Party: A Novel
2010–2011
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
Southern Methodist University
Cultural Studies
Affirmative Acts: The Ethics of Self-Fashioning in Contemporary African American Women's Autobiography
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2012–2013
Independent Scholar (Iran)
Law
Transitional Justice and Criminal Prosecution of Sex Crimes in Libya
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2006–2007
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
A Tale of Nobel Dreams
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2011–2012
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
Clark University
Music Composition
New England Poets: A Work for Soprano and Chamber Ensemble
Sarah Babb
2001–2002
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Sociology
Social Learning and Neoliberal Reforms: Opening the Black Box
Amy Bach
2003–2004
Independent Journalist and Lawyer
Nonfiction
Court Reporter: Stories from America's Failing Justice System
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2012–2013
University at Buffalo
The Lives of Francisca Kolipi: Mapuche Shamans and Mythohistory in Southern Chile
Ina Baghdiantz-McCabe
2001–2002
Tufts University
History
Orientalism under the Sun King: Eurasian Trade and the Transformation of French Society and Culture (1650–1789)
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2006–2007
University of Pennsylvania
Law
The Possibility of and Foundations of Legitimate Law
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2016–2017
Beatrice Shepherd Blane Fellow
New York Public Library
Nonfiction
Life of a Klansman
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2014–2015
Elizabeth S. and Richard M. Cashin Fellow
Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Biology
Programmable DNA Compartments as Artificial Cells on a Chip
Omer Bartov
2002–2003
Brown University
European History
The Microhistory of Genocide: 200 Years of Interethnic Relations and the Origins of the Holocaust in Buczacz, Ukraine
Mary Catherine Bateson
2000–2001
Center for Educational Programs
George Mason University
Anthropology
Lifelong Learning and the Changing Shapes of Lives
Nancy Bauer
2002–2003
Tufts University
Philosophy
How to Do Things with Pornography
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2011–2012
Elizabeth S. and Richard M. Cashin Fellow
Rochester Institute of Technology
Astronomy
Constraints on Heating and Cooling in the Intracluster Medium: Implications for Galaxy Formation
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2009–2010
Suzanne Young Murray Fellow
Boston University
Art History
Afro-Islamic Art and Performance in Morocco: The Trans-Saharan History of the Gnawa
Deborah Belle
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
Boston University
Psychology
Experiencing and Thinking about Economic Inequalities
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2012–2013
Suzanne Young Murray Fellow
Queens College
Visual Arts
Strangers in Paradise
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Independent Scholar
Art History
The Luxury Arts of the Renaissance
Eli Ben-Sasson
2003–2004
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Computer Science
Randomness and Computation
Katherine M. Benson
2002–2003
Emory University
Physics
Cosmology of Extradimensional Defect Universes
Bettina G. Bergo
2001–2002
Loyola College in Maryland
Philosophy
The Passion of "Anxiety": Disorder or Sign?
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2010–2011
Tufts University
Music Performance
Dead or Alive: Resurrecting Forgotten Treasures from the Harvard Music Libraries and Performing Them
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2018–2019
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
American Studies
The Tragedy of William Freeman: A Story of Mass Murder, Slavery, and Convict Labor in the North
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2018–2019
University of Oklahoma
Anthropology
Running Out: An Ethnography of Groundwater and Responsibility on the High Plains
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2011–2012
University of Maryland
Poetry
Near Burn and Burden
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2011–2012
Lisa Goldberg Fellow
Independent Writer (Canada)
Fiction
The Betrayers
Christiane Biermann
2001–2002
University of Washington, Friday Harbor Laboratories
Biology
The Genomic Context of Gamete Recognition Genes in Sea Urchins
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2014–2015
University of Victoria (Canada)
Music
Completion of the Composition Cycle "Mishpatim (Laws)"
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2017–2018
2016–2017
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Tufts University
Anthropology
Expressive Environments and the State: Laws, Violence, and Other Roadblocks to a Palestinian Exchange
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2017–2018
2016–2017
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Tufts University
Anthropology
Expressive Environments and the State: Laws, Violence, and Other Roadblocks to a Palestinian Exchange
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2014–2015
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
Harvard University
History
Hidden Hands: Amanuenses and Authorship in Early Modern Europe
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2018–2019
Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Biology and Medical Sciences
Health Policies for Obesity Prevention
Debra Blumenthal
2003–2004
Sargent-Faull Fellow
University of Kansas
History
Enemies and Familiars: Muslims, Eastern, and Black African Slaves in Late Medieval Valencia
Susanna Blumenthal
2003–2004
University of Michigan Law School
Legal History
Law and the Modern Mind: The Problem of Consciousness in American Legal Culture, 1800–1930
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2018–2019
Elizabeth S. and Richard M. Cashin Fellow
Rider University
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Structure in Motion
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2014–2015
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Contemporary Archaeology
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2016–2017
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Integrable Probability
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2011–2012
The Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation Fellow
McGill University (Canada)
Anthropology
Female Labor and Footbinding in Rural China, 1900–1950
Raphael Bousso
2002–2003
University of California, Berkeley
Physics
String Theory, Cosmology, and the Holographic Principle
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2016–2017
Grass Fellow
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (France)
Biology
Learning from the Past to Understand the Future of Ocean Ecosystems
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2014–2015
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
Philosophy
The Significance of Self-Consciousness
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2006–2007
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow
University of Colorado
Computer Science
Computers, Chaos, and Choreography
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2011–2012
Suzanne Young Murray Fellow
Harvard University
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Science and Cooking, and Other Applied Mathematical Adventures
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2017–2018
Università della Svizzera italiana (Switzerland), Tel Aviv University (Israel)
Computer Science
Geometric Deep Learning
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2010–2011
Princeton University
American Studies
Subterranean Blues: Black Women and Sound Subcultures—from Minstrelsy through the New Millennium
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2011–2012
Frieda L. Miller Fellow
Minnesota Population Center
Anthropology
Female Labor and Footbinding in Rural China, 1900–1950
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2009–2010
American Fellow
University of San Diego
Poetry
The New Testament: Poems
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2016–2017
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
History
Constance Baker Motley and the American Century: A Biography of Race, Gender, Class, and Social Change
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2016–2017
Elizabeth S. and Richard M. Cashin Fellow
New York City Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs
Performing Arts
Aesth-ethics: The Role of Ethics in Political Art
Anne Brunet
2003–2004
Harvard Medical School
Biology
Molecular Mechanisms of Organismal Longevity
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2010–2011
Duke University
Architecture
The Dead Come to Town: Preaching, Burying, and Building in the Medieval City
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2006–2007
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Harvard University
Cultural Studies
Russian Imperial Masterworks and Their Post-Histories
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Williams College
Religion
"Why This New Race?" Ethnic Reasoning in Early Christianity
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2018–2019
Joy Foundation Fellow
Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies
Multidisciplinary
Liturgy Matters: Benedictine Women’s Communities in Medieval England
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2011–2012
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fellow
University of Maryland
Physics
Modeling Gravitational Waves from Merging Black Holes
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2017–2018
Harvard University
Visual Arts
A Life's Work: Fran Hosken, 1920–2006
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2016–2017
David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Negative Space
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Montserrat College of Art
Art History
The Object at the End of the Century
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Wake Forest University
Multidisciplinary
Romanticism and the Clinic: Early Nineteenth-Century Literature and Medical Ethics
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2009–2010
Burkhardt Fellow
Vanderbilt University
Musicology
Musical Remigration: Schoenberg's "A Survivor from Warsaw" in Postwar Europe
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2012–2013
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Political Science
Dire States: Fiscal Effects and Policy Choices during the Great Recession
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2010–2011
Mary I. Bunting Institute Fellow
Princeton University
History
Perverse Ambitions, Deviant Careers: A Queer History of the American Workplace, 1900–2000
Liz Canner
2002–2003
Astrea Media
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
The Other Side
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2006–2007
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
University of Oxford (United Kingdom)
Political Science
Militant Democrats: Political Repression in Western Europe
Marilyn Carr
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
United Nations
Economics
Value Chain Approach to Improving Women's Livelihoods
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2012–2013
Maury Green Fellow
Northwestern University
Sociology
Social Context, Sexual Migration, and the Mexican Gay Diaspora
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2018–2019
Beatrice Shepherd Blane Fellow
Drexel University
Literature
Audiofuturism: The Transatlantic Circuit of Science Fiction Radio Drama
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2006–2007
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Northwestern University
Sociology
Credit and Credibility: The Evolution of Economic Trust
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2016–2017
Radcliffe Institute Fellow
Brown University
Anthropology
Prayers for the People: Homicide and Humanity in the Crescent City
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2006–2007
2005–2006
Institut de Mathematiques de Bordeaux (France)
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Newton Trees and Algebraic Curves
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2009–2010
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Sweetgrass
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2011–2012
Bunting Fellow
Independent Scholar
Literature
Vernacular Poetics of Metaphor: Middle English and the Corporate Subject
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2011–2012
San Francisco State University
Art History
In the Company of Women: Female Sexuality and Empowerment in the Surrealist World
Kathryn Chan
2002–2003
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Transient States
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2010–2011
Bunting Fellow
Brandeis University
Music Composition
Composition of a Chamber Opera and Other Chamber Works
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Independent Writer
Fiction
Project Untitled
Sandra Chapman
2003–2004
University of Warwick (UK)
Physics
Complexity in Solar System Physics and Beyond
Marilyn Chin
2003–2004
San Diego State University
Poetry
Love Sanctuary
Nancy J. Chodorow
2001–2002
University of California, Berkeley
Sociology
Paradoxes in Psychoanalytic Practice
Wendy Hui Kyong Chun
2002–2003
Brown University
Cultural Studies
Sexuality in the Age of Fiber Optics
Mary C. Churchill
2001–2002
University of Colorado at Boulder
Women's and Gender Studies
Tradition in the Making: The Contradictory Implications of Indigenous Tradition for Native American and Native Canadian Women
Sally Clarke
2001–2002
University of Texas at Austin
History
Consumer Negotiations
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2012–2013
Harvard Law School
Law
Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics
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2001–2002
Harvard University
History
A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption in Postwar America
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2014–2015
The Ohio State University
Poetry
New Poems
Jennifer Cole
2003–2004
The University of Chicago
Anthropology
Sex, Money, and God: Youth, Families, and the Intimate Politics of Globalization
Kathleen Coll
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
Stanford University
Work, Welfare, and Immigration Reform: Migrant Latinas in Boston
Jean Comaroff
2003–2004
The University of Chicago
Anthropology
Criminal Obsessions: Crime, Cultural Justice, and the Problem of Order in South Africa
John L. Comaroff
2003–2004
The University of Chicago
Anthropology
Criminal Obsessions: Crime, Cultural Justice, and the Problem of Order in South Africa
2002–2003
The University of Chicago
Anthropology
Policing the Postcolony: Crime, Cultural Justice, and the Problem of Order in South Africa
2002–2003
The University of Chicago
Anthropology
Policing the Postcolony: Crime, Cultural Justice, and the Problem of Order in South Africa
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2011–2012
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
Harvard University
Literature
Engineering, Poetry, Mapping: Baroque Literature and Cartography in Early Modern France
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2010–2011
The Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation Fellow
Wellesley College
Biology
Color: Neural Mechanisms and Art Practice
Wanda M. Corn
2003–2004
Stanford University
Art History
Gertrude Stein and the Making of the Modern
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2016–2017
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Stellenbosch University (South Africa)
Political Science
Japanese Firms, Industrial Systems, and Investments in Africa
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2016–2017
Harvard University
History
Making the World News between the Wars
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Alfred University
Visual Arts
Beyond No
Nancy Crowe
2003–2004
2002–2003
Frieda L. Miller Fellow (2003-2004)
Dartmouth College
Political Science
Diversification of the Federal Courts: The Effects of Sex and Race on Judicial Behavior
Nancy Crowe
2003–2004
2002–2003
Frieda L. Miller Fellow (2003-2004)
Dartmouth College
Political Science
Diversification of the Federal Courts: The Effects of Sex and Race on Judicial Behavior
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2012–2013
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Musicology
Digital Musicology of Late-Medieval Polyphony
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2017–2018
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
Hashemite University (Jordan)
Biology and Medical Sciences
Five Scarves: Doing the Impossible—If We Can Reverse Cell Fate, Why Can’t We Redefine Success for Women?
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2017–2018
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
History
Publishing and Pirating in 18th-Century France and Switzerland
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2006–2007
Harvard School of Public Health
Medical Sciences
Milk, Dairy Intake, and Risk of Endometrial Cancer: A Twenty-Two-Year Follow-Up
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2010–2011
David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Boardroom: The Company of Objects
2000–2001
Berkshire Summer Fellow, Bunting Program
Utrecht University (The Netherlands)
Women's and Gender Studies
Three Decades of Our Bodies, Ourselves: Feminist Body Politics in (Trans)Cultural Perspective
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2009–2010
The New School
Nonfiction
Do You Know Who I Am? Stories of Wealth and Poverty from the New India
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2018–2019
Frieda L. Miller Fellow
Willamette University
Literature
Acts of Naturalization: Immigration and the Early Novel
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2018–2019
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (Netherlands)
Nonfiction
Why Would "We" Help "Them"? The Politics of Search and Rescue in the Mediterranean Sea
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2006–2007
Yale University
History
The Heathen School: A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic
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2018–2019
Radcliffe Alumnae Fellow
Harvard University
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Effects of the Earth Surface on the Dynamics of Earthquakes
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2010–2011
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
FESNOJIV (El Sistema) (Venezuela)
Music Composition
A Coffee Opera
Monique Deveaux
2001–2002
Williams College
Political Science
Traditional Cultures and Liberal Constitutions
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2014–2015
The Studio Museum in Harlem
Visual Arts
New Monuments to Forget the Future
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2012–2013
Boston University
Playwriting or Screenwriting
Victoria's Sarah (An Original Play); Completion of Smart People
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2006–2007
Harvard University
Sociology
At the Crossroads of Success and Struggle
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2016–2017
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow/David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (Philippines)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
A Liberated Cinema
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2003–2004
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fiction
The Guilty Country
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2012–2013
Independent Composer
Music Composition
Variant Scenarios
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2018–2019
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow
Harvard Medical School
Biology and Medical Sciences
Oncology Care in the Genomic Era
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2012–2013
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Computer Science
Probabilistically Checkable Proofs, Inapproximability, and Robustness
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2014–2015
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow/David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (France)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Fire, Next Time
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2016–2017
Indiana University
Musicology
Un/Sound Music, Un/Stable Ground: Music, Disaster, and Development in Haiti
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2006–2007
Harvard University
Sociology
Equal Opportunity in Practice: What Works?
Lisa Dodson
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
Harvard University
Sociology
Seeking the Ground Truth in Low-Income America: Data That Come in Whispers. Interpretive Focus Groups: Analysis by the People Who Live the Lives Under Study.
Fiona Doetsch
2002–2003
Harvard University
Biology
Stem Cells and Their Niche in the Adult Mammalian Brain
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2006–2007
David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Princeton University
Art History
Homesickness for Things
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2009–2010
Radcliffe Institute Fellow
University of Pennsylvania
Musicology
The Orchestral Revolution: Haydn and the Technologies of Timbre, 1750–1810
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2010–2011
Yale University
Computer Science
Sketch-Based Exploration of the Relationship Between Built Form and Landscape
2000–2001
Schlesinger Library
Tufts University
History
Enterprising Women: The Business Women of America, 1750–2000
Sonja Drobnic
2001–2002
University of Bremen (Germany)
Sociology
Ties Between Lives: Interrelated Life Courses and Individual Careers
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2018–2019
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Tufts University
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Political Geometry: The Mathematics of Redistricting
Mary Maples Dunn
2001–2002
2000–2001
History
Reading and Writing My Way Back into History
Mary Maples Dunn
2001–2002
2000–2001
History
Reading and Writing My Way Back into History
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2018–2019
Shutzer Assistant Professor
Harvard University
Physics and Astronomy/Astrophysics
Probing Fundamental Physics with Cosmological Data Sets
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2018–2019
2017–2018
Radcliffe Alumnae Professor
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Computer Science
Finding Fairness
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2018–2019
2017–2018
Radcliffe Alumnae Professor
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Computer Science
Finding Fairness
Susan Eckstein
2003–2004
Sargent-Faull Fellow
Boston University
Sociology
Ties That Bind and Transnational Transformations: Cuban Migration, Miami, and the Remaking of Cuba
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2017–2018
Rutgers University
Literature
The Other Side of Terror: Blackness and the Culture of US Empire
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2016–2017
Boston Globe
Nonfiction
Memorials in Sound: Music, War, and Collective Memory
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2018–2019
Robert G. James Scholar Fellow
Northeastern University
Sociology
Policing, Masculinities of the State, and Political Transition in Turkey
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2014–2015
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
Harvard University
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Shimura Curve Computations
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2012–2013
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Harvard University
History
The End of the British Empire after the Second World War
Caroline Elkins
2003–2004
Bunting Fellow
Harvard University
History
The Pipeline: Britain's Gulag at the End of Empire in Kenya
2006–2007
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
History
Darwinian Conversions: Science and Religion in the Arab Eastern Mediterranean, 1850–1950
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2016–2017
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (Spain)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Longa Noite (A Long Night)
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2012–2013
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Brandeis University
History
The Global Politics of the Modern: India and the Three Worlds of the Cold War
David Engerman
2003–2004
Brandeis University
History
Know Your Enemy: American Sovietology and the Making of the Cold War
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2010–2011
Frieda L. Miller Fellow
Center for Adolescent Health & the Law
Law
Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking of Adolescents: Health, Law, and Human Rights
2000–2001
Bunting Program/Schlesinger Library
Clark University
Political Science
"Climates" and "Cultures": What Feminists See When They Look at Women's Lives Inside the State
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2016–2017
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Northwestern University
Sociology
Sexual Health as Buzzword: Histories of Emergence and Politics of Proliferation
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2010–2011
Grass Fellow
Brandeis University
Chemistry
Cross-Diffusion and Pattern Formation in Chemical, Biological, Ecological, and Social Systems
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2016–2017
Hrdy Fellow
Bard College
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Rethinking the American Diet: Optimally Unifying Environmental and Nutritional Sciences
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2006–2007
Northwestern University
Sociology
Commensurate Worlds: How We Do Things with Numbers
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2006–2007
Independent Scholar
Art History
Weaving Christ's Body: Clothing, Femininity, and Sexuality in the Marian Imagery of Byzantium
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2017–2018
Mary I. Bunting Institute Fellow
iOpenEye Ltd (Nigeria), Aspen Global Leadership Network
Playwriting or Screenwriting
Who Would Choose to Be LGBT and Nigerian!?
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2011–2012
Grass Fellow
Rutgers University
Biology
From Star Dust to Life
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2017–2018
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
New York University
Computer Science
A Graphical System for Computer-Assisted Composition
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2014–2015
American University of Beirut (Lebanon)
Urban and Regional Planning
When the Plan Fails and Urban Regulations Are Bypassed: Narrating Beirut from Its Peripheries
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2012–2013
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Yale University
Visual Arts
The Enigma Machine 2012–2013
Gina Ferrari
2001–2002
Murray Research Center
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Beyond Landscape: Chaos and Order
Ann Fessler
2003–2004
Rhode Island School of Design
Visual Arts
Everlasting
Lynn Festa
2002–2003
Harvard University
Literature
The Great World Without: The Sentimental Fictions of Empire in Eighteenth-Century England and France
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2018–2019
Mellon-Schlesinger Fellow
University of Virginia
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Grand Old Women and Modern Girls: Generational and Racial Conflict in the US Women's Rights Movement, 1870–1920
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2009–2010
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow
Yale University
Astronomy
Searching for Earths in the Alpha Centauri System
Éanna E. Flanagan
2002–2003
Cornell University
Physics
The Gravitational Wave Signatures of Black Holes
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2012–2013
Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Biology
From Geometry to Time and Compositionality: Movement Representations in the Brain
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2009–2010
Matina S. Horner Distinguished Visiting Professor
Boston College
European History
Living and Dying in Early Medieval Britain
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2018–2019
Lisa Goldberg Fellow
University of Delaware
African American Studies
The Glamorous Life: Socialite-Activists and the Black Freedom Struggle from World War II to the Age of Obama
Jane Fountain
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
Harvard University
Multidisciplinary
Participation of Women in the Design and Implementation of Information Technologies
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2018–2019
David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
with it which it as it if it is to be (Part II)
Luis Ricardo Fraga
2003–2004
Stanford University
Political Science
Gender and Ethnicity: The Political Incorporation of Latina and Latino State Legislators
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2006–2007
University of Virginia
Chemistry
Designing Matter
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2011–2012
Burkhardt Fellow
Dartmouth College
Geography
Diet for a Warm Planet: Debating the Future Map of Food
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Dartmouth College
Geography
Feeding on Fear: Food Scares and the Restructuring of International Fresh Food Commodity Chains
Jane Gaines
2003–2004
Sargent-Faull Fellow
Duke University
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Women Film Pioneers: Their Fictions, Their Histories
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2009–2010
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
Harvard University
History of Science, Technology, or Medicine
Building Crashing Thinking
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2014–2015
Bunting Fellow
Fiction
Hippocrates: A Novel
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2018–2019
Radcliffe-Stellenbosch Fellow/Hrdy Fellow
University of Ghana (Ghana)
Biology and Medical Sciences
Disability and Reproduction in Africa
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2011–2012
Maury Green Fellow
Emory University
Cultural Studies
Habitable Worlds: Eugenic Spaces and Democratic Spaces
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2018–2019
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
The New School
Film and Video
The Evidence of Things Not Seen
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2009–2010
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
Independent Composer
Music Composition
"SU-O" for Voices and Orchestra
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2016–2017
Helen Putnam Fellow
Brandeis University
Biology
Single-Molecule Visualization of Messenger RNA Synthesis and Maturation
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2018–2019
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
Institut de Recherche et de Coordination Acoustique/Musique (France)
Music
Old Stories, New Stories—The Body's Voices
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2018–2019
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
History
In the Name of the Colony: The Revolt against the Indies Company in Haiti, 1720–1725
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2010–2011
Bowdoin College
Nationality, Religion, and Church-State Symphony: An Ethnographic Study of Secularisms in Southeastern Europe
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2014–2015
Perrin Moorhead Grayson and Bruns Grayson Fellow
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Nacre as a Paleotemperature Proxy
2000–2001
Bunting Program
State University of New York at Buffalo
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
The Henrietta Lacks Film Project
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Harvard Medical School
Medical Sciences
Entry of Polyoma Virus into Host Cells
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2000–2001
Schlesinger Library
Yale University
History
The Second Civil War: The South, The Nation, and the World, 1915-1955
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2014–2015
Brown University
Poetry
Prose Architectures
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2018–2019
Radcliffe Institute Fellow
Trinity College
Fiction
New Bedford Novel
Oded Goldreich
2003–2004
Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Computer Science
Randomness and Computation
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2011–2012
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Washington Post
Journalism
Slipping Downhill: How Changes in the US Economy Are Transforming Lives and Reshaping our National Identity
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2006–2007
Frieda L. Miller Fellowship
Independent Scholar
Fiction
Disenchantment of the World: A Novel
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
University of Southern Maine
Economics
Fast Lane Training in Internet-Mediated Business Services
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2017–2018
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Computer Science
Using Advanced Cryptographic Methods to Enable Medical Discoveries
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2011–2012
Cornell University
Computer Science
Computational Sustainability: Computational Methods for a Sustainable Environment, Economy, and Society
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2016–2017
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow
Harvard University
Astronomy
The Prediction Project
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2012–2013
Joy Foundation Fellow
University of Oregon
Asian History
Economics and the New Chinese Republic: Sovereignty, Capitalism, and Freedom
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2006–2007
Independent Writer
Fiction
The Cookbook Collector: A Work in Progress
Mary Gordon
2003–2004
Barnard College at Columbia University
Fiction
Transatlantic: A Collection of Novellas
Bonnie Gordon
2001–2002
State University of New York at Stony Brook
Musicology
Monteverdi's Unruly Women
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2015–2016
2013–2014
2012–2013
2011–2012
Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at Radcliffe
Harvard University
History
"The Most Blessed of Patriarchs": Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination
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2015–2016
2013–2014
2012–2013
2011–2012
Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at Radcliffe
Harvard University
History
"The Most Blessed of Patriarchs": Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination
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2011–2012
Suzanne Young Murray Fellow
Harvard University
Art History
Radical Tourists in Soviet Photographic Utopia
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2016–2017
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
Brown University
Political Science
The Political Ethics of the Strike
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2011–2012
David and Roberta Logie Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Università degli studi di Bergamo (Italy)
Anthropology
Skilled Visions: Critical Ecologies of Belonging
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2009–2010
Augustus Anson Whitney Scholar
University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Discrete Rigidity Phenomena
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2009–2010
Suzanne Young Murray Fellow
Harvard University
Economics
Choice, Rationality, and Welfare Measurement
Monica H. Green
2001–2002
Arizona State University
History
The School of Salerno: Medicine and Culture in the Twelfth Century
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2018–2019
Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation Fellow
Syracuse University
Fiction
Liberty
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2010–2011
2009–2010
Harvard Stem Cell Institute Radcliffe Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Biology
New Approaches to Probing Autocrine Growth Factor Loops in Stem Cells
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2010–2011
2009–2010
Harvard Stem Cell Institute Radcliffe Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Biology
New Approaches to Probing Autocrine Growth Factor Loops in Stem Cells
Fiona Griffiths
2003–2004
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
New York University
History
The Garden of Delights: Education, Spirituality, and Community in the Twelfth-Century Female Monastery
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2018–2019
Suzanne Young Murray Fellow
Independent Writer
Fiction
The Vaster Wilds
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2017–2018
City University of New York
Biology and Medical Sciences
Biodiversity and Biomechanics of Gelatinous Zooplankton: An Investigation at the Intersection of Biology, Engineering, Genomics, and Soft Robotics
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2017–2018
Independent Writer
Creative Writing
Your Music When the Sun Go Down: A History, 1945–1960
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2006–2007
Rita E. and Gustave M. Hauser Fund Fellow
Independent Writer
Journalism
Many Mexicos, a Lot of Songs: How Culture Grows
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Children's Hospital Boston
Medical Sciences
Cloning of Mammalian Liver Iron Transporter, DMT2
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2017–2018
Frances B. Cashin Fellow
University of California, Santa Cruz
Geography
Wilted: Verticillium dahliae in the Making and Unmaking of California’s Strawberry Industry
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2017–2018
Independent Journalist
Journalism
The Mad Cartoonists of Cairo: The Dangerous World of Middle East Censorship and the Emergence of Arab Comix
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2014–2015
Australian National University (Australia)
History
History without Account: Impunity and Human Rights in Thailand since 1932
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2018–2019
Perrin Moorhead Grayson and Bruns Grayson Fellow
Yale University
Political Science
Fault Lines: How the New Geography of Prosperity and Partisanship Are Remaking American Politics
Jacquelyn Dowd Hall
2003–2004
Benjamin White Whitney Scholar
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
History
Writing a Way Home: Katharine DuPre Lumpkin, Grace Lumpkin, and the Dream of a New South
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2017–2018
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Brown University
History
Freedom's Cost: Children and Youth in the Black Freedom Struggle
Barbara Hammer
2001–2002
Independent Filmmaker
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Resisting Paradise
Paula T. Hammond
2003–2004
Benjamin White Whitney Scholar
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Chemistry
On Polymer Assembly at Surfaces and in Solution
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2011–2012
University of Oxford (United Kingdom)
Literature
Yorkshire Writers: Provincial Literary Communities in Late Medieval England
Jennifer K. Harbury
2003–2004
Texas Rural Legal Aid
Legal History
The CIA and Torture: Case Studies, the Law, and Government Accountability
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2010–2011
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
Asian History
The Missionary's Curse and Other Tales: A Catholic Village in China, 1700–2000
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2017–2018
Matina S. Horner Distinguished Visiting Professor
University of the Witwatersrand (South Africa)
Political Science
Fatima Meer: A Free Mind
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2012–2013
Perrin Moorhead and Bruns Grayson Fellow
Independent Writer (United Kingdom)
Nonfiction
A Strange Romance: Benjamin and Mary Anne Disraeli
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2016–2017
Radcliffe-Harvard Yenching Institute Fellow
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (China)
Political Science
Legitimating the Early Modern State: A Comparative Study of Social Policies in Tudor England, Tokugawa Japan, and Qing China
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2018–2019
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Anthropology
The Book of Waves: An Anthropologist Reads Physical Oceanography
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2014–2015
Maury Green Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cultural Studies
Firing Line, PBS, and the Rise of the American Conservative Movement
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2011–2012
Bunting Fellow
Columbia University
Musicology
Acoustic Orpheus: Opera and Early Sound Recording, 1877 to 1906
Judith Herman
2001–2002
Harvard Medical School
Psychology
Truth and Reconciliation
2000–2001
Bunting Program
New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rutgers University
History
Embodied Memory: Medicine and the American Civil War
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2009–2010
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Still Life
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2017–2018
Grass Fellow
Clark University
Biology and Medical Sciences
Mushrooms in the Tree of Life
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2018–2019
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
American Mountains
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2014–2015
Suzanne Young Murray Professor
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Psychology
Authentic Bridge Building: Families, Institutions, and the Breaking of Social Status Replication
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2010–2011
Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Psychology
Cultural Worldviews and Belief Systems: A Nuanced Understanding of Ethnic Heterogeneity in Family Dynamics and Children's Development
Darlene Clark Hine
2003–2004
Emeline Bigelow Conland Fellow
Michigan State University
History
The Black Professional Class: Origins of the Civil Rights Movement, 1890–1955
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2017–2018
Frieda L. Miller Fellow
University of Pennsylvania
Architecture
"Memories from Resistance": Women, War, and the Forgotten Work of Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky, 1919–1989
Jennifer L. Hochschild
2003–2004
Harvard University
Political Science
From Race to Color; From Racial to Multiracial
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2009–2010
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Harvard University
Economics
Choice, Rationality, and Welfare Measurement
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2010–2011
Bunting Fellow
Independent Writer
Poetry
The Glass Age
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2018–2019
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Simon Fraser University
Film and Video
imał, or the Origin of Death
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2010–2011
University of North Texas
Literature
Literature and the Question of Beauty
2000–2001
Schlesinger Library
Smith College
History
Sexual Representation and Censorship
Mala Htun
2002–2003
New School University
Political Science
Equal Representation in Latin America: Gender, Race, and Ethnicity in Democratic Politics
Yue Hu
2001–2002
Wellesley College
Physics
The Critical Role of Flow-Modified Permittivity in Electrorheology
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2018–2019
Radcliffe-Harvard Yenching Institute Fellow
National Taiwan University (Taiwan)
Political Science
Fighting for Seats: The Politics of Gender Quotas in East Asia
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2016–2017
Maury Green Fellow
University of California, Riverside
Religion
Contagion and the Sacred in Mexico: Epidemic Disease, Indigenous Death, and the Birth of New World Christianity
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2012–2013
Radcliffe Institute Fellow
University College London (United Kingdom)
Literature–Romance Languages
Compassion in Common: Narratives of Fellow-Feeling in Early Modern France
Wilt Idema
2001–2002
Harvard University
Asian Literature
Writing Women in Imperial China: Lives and Works
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2011–2012
Independent Writer
Fiction
Speak No Evil
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2016–2017
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
Independent Composer (Poland)
Music
Cities of Salt: Opera in Three Acts
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2006–2007
University of Vermont
Poetry
Urban Renewal
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2018–2019
Grass Fellow
University of California, Berkeley
Biology and Medical Sciences
The Evolution and Adaptation of Spatial Cognitive Skills
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2012–2013
Mary I. Bunting Institute Fellow
University of Pennsylvania
Comparative Literature
Classic Black: Art Songs and Poetry in the Black Atlantic
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2010–2011
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Charity, Security, and Disparities: Haitian Quests for Asylum
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2010–2011
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
Boston University
Literature
Paul Laurence Dunbar: The First African American Poet Laureate
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2011–2012
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
University of Toronto (Canada)
Astronomy
Extreme Worlds: Close-In and Far-Out Extrasolar Planets
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2017–2018
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Rutgers University
Visual Arts
Plant You Now, Dig You Later: New Work and Research
Gish Jen
2001–2002
Independent Writer
Fiction
Novel-in-Progress
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2011–2012
Radcliffe-Harvard Yenching Institute Fellow
East China Normal University (China)
Asian History
The City and the Revolution: Shanghai under the Communists
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2010–2011
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Harvard University
History
River of Dark Dreams: Slavery, Capitalism, and Imperialism in the Mississippi Valley's Cotton Kingdom
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2011–2012
Rutgers University
Fiction
Dear History: A Novel
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2010–2011
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Independent Writer
Nonfiction
When War Comes Home
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2010–2011
International Medical Corps (United Kingdom)
Nonfiction
Outside the Asylum: A Child Psychiatrist?s Memoir of Working in Conflict and Disaster
Christina Jones-Pauly
2003–2004
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
Harvard Law School
Law
Islamic Law, Women, and Cultural Diversity: Case Studies
Jeanne Jordan
2002–2003
Independent Filmmaker
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
The Heywood Boys
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2016–2017
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
Independent Artist (Lebanon)
Visual Arts
Under-Writing Beirut—Ouzaï
John T. Jost
2002–2003
Stanford University
Psychology
A Theory of System Justification
Ha-yun Jung
2002–2003
Independent Writer
Fiction
White Horse
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2010–2011
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
Medical Sciences
Structure and Function of Novel Lipids in Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes
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2018–2019
Stanley A. Marks and William H. Marks Assistant Professor
Harvard University
Economics
Global Transport Markets: Efficiency and Impact on World Trade
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2006–2007
Cosponsored by the Harvard University Committee on Human Rights Studies
Legal Aid Society of Uzbekistan
Law
International Human Rights Law in Uzbekistan
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2006–2007
Emeline Bigelow Conland Fellow
Brandeis University
History
A Tale of Seven Cities: The Life and Times of Gilbert Stuart
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2011–2012
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Bar Ilan University (Israel)
Computer Science
Curing Robot Autism
Honour Kane
2002–2003
Independent Writer
Playwriting or Screenwriting
7dayz
2001–2002
Independent Writer
Playwriting or Screenwriting
Hundred Years Dreaming
Stephen Kantrowitz
2002–2003
University of Wisconsin–Madison
History
Origins of the Deep North: The Radical Reconstruction of Massachusetts, 1854–1889
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2012–2013
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
Independent Writer (Greece)
Fiction
Tales of Extremes
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2012–2013
David and Roberta Logie Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (Germany)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Maybe Rauff
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2016–2017
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
University of Notre Dame
Literature
Medieval Marvels and Fictions
Riva Kastoryano
2003–2004
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (France)
Political Science
Transnational Politics of Immigrants in Europe and the United States
Cindi Katz
2003–2004
City University of New York
Geography
Retheorizing Childhood
Joan Kaufman
2001–2002
Independent Scholar
Women's and Gender Studies
Gender and Global Reproductive Health Politics
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2014–2015
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Trinity University (Texas)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
A Dynamic Frame: The Moving Camera, Hollywood Narrative, and American Modernity
Pamela K. Keel
2001–2002
Harvard University
Psychology
Bulimic Syndromes: Secular and Longitudinal Trends
Linda K. Kerber
2002–2003
University of Iowa
History
Through Women's Eyes: An Alternative American History
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2016–2017
Robert G. James Scholar at Risk Fellow
Seoul National University (South Korea)
Law
The Challenges of Development of Intellectual Creative Works of the Oromo under Copyright Law of Ethiopia
Megan M. Kerr
2001–2002
Wellesley College
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Geometry of Symmetric Spaces, Solvable Groups, and Harmonic Manifolds
Alice Kessler-Harris
2001–2002
Columbia University
History
Refracting the Lens of History: American Culture and the Gendered Prism
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2017–2018
David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Oslo National Academy of the Arts (Norway)
Visual Arts
Twenty-Two Hours
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2016–2017
Maury Green Fellow
New York University
Anthropology
Sacred Sacrilege: Religion and the View from Caribbean Obeah and Hosay
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2006–2007
Duke University
Women's and Gender Studies
Asylum: The Concept and the Practice
Aurorae Khoo
2001–2002
Independent Writer
Playwriting or Screenwriting
Happy Valley
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Visual Arts
Off White
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2017–2018
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Harvard University
Sociology
Tethered Lives: How the Male Breadwinner Norm Constrains Men and Women
Jacqueline Jeeyoung Kim
2001–2002
Yale University
Music Composition
Orchestra Piece
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2009–2010
Frieda L. Miller Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Fluxus Around the Clock
Jennifer Wright Knust
2003–2004
College of the Holy Cross
Religion
Loose Texts, Loose Women: A History of Jesus and an Adulteress
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2018–2019
William Bentinck-Smith Fellow
The Ohio State University
Physics and Astronomy/Astrophysics
Understanding the Deaths of Massive Stars
Kevin Kopelson
2002–2003
University of Iowa
Literature
Neatness Counts: Essays on the Writer's Desk
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2017–2018
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard University
Classics/Ancient Languages
Total History: Time, Empire, and Resistance from Alexander the Great to the End of the World
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2016–2017
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fellow
ETH Zurich (Switzerland)
Engineering Sciences
Imprecise Computational Science: Closing Gaps, Forming Alloys
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2006–2007
Burkhardt Fellow
The University of Chicago
History
The "Indian Community" in Mexican Social Thought
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2010–2011
Hrdy Fellow
Harvard University
Anthropology
Evolutionary Perspectives on Childhood and the Human Capacity for Population Growth
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2012–2013
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Linguistics
Mapping Possibilities
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2009–2010
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow
Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law (Israel)
Legal History
From Promise to Property, from Populism to Expertise: The Political Career of the Dollar, 1862–1913
Susanne Kühn
2001–2002
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Journey: A Series of Landscape Paintings
Sarah Kuhn
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Multidisciplinary
Design as Work/Work as Design
2000–2001
Schlesinger Library
Williams College
History
Outlaw Desire: Prison Sexual Culture in the United States
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2012–2013
University of Washington
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Quantification of Perception in Pattern Recognition and Sensory Systems: A Mathematical Framework Using Dimensionality Reduction
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2010–2011
Radcliffe Alumnae Fellow
Harvard University
Art History
Just Art: Imagining Art’s Efficacy
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2006–2007
Matina S. Horner Distinguished Visiting Professor
Harvard University
Sociology
Cream Rising: Finding Excellence in the Social Sciences and the Humanities
2000–2001
Frieda L. Miller Fellow, Bunting Program
Harvard University
Religion
Dancing Religion: The Technique and Choreography of Martha Graham
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2011–2012
Radcliffe-Harvard Yenching Institute Fellow
National Taiwan University (Taiwan)
Sociology
Parenting in the Context of Globalization
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2010–2011
Elizabeth S. and Richard M. Cashin Fellow
Sun Microsystems
Computer Science
Civilian Control of Cybersecurity
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2017–2018
Lisa Goldberg Fellow
Harvard Law School
History
Crime and Justice in Democratic Athens
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2012–2013
Shutzer Fellow
Towson University
Computer Science
Locked Out: Investigating Societal Discrimination against People with Disabilities Due to Inaccessible Websites
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2006–2007
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fellow
Rutgers University
History
The Summer of '44: Farming for Freedom
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2018–2019
Catherine A. and Mary C. Gellert Fellow
Independent Writer
Fiction
American Hagwon
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2017–2018
Hilles Bush Fellow
Boston University
Literature
Overwhelming Words: Literature, Aesthetics, and the 19th-Century Information Revolution
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2011–2012
Rita E. Hauser Fellow
Goldsmiths, University of London (United Kingdom)
History
Managing Uncertainty: Death and Memory in Modern South Africa
Rebecca Lee
2001–2002
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Fiction
Emerson and Thoreau: The Winter of 1842
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2016–2017
University of Oregon
Multidisciplinary
Weathering: Toward a Sustainable Humanities
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2017–2018
Hrdy Fellow
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (France)
Biology and Medical Sciences
The Evolution of Gene Expression
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2018–2019
University of Iowa
Music
Again Not the Same River: A Cycle of Four Compositions
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2013–2014
2012–2013
ECLA of Bard (Germany)
Visual Arts
Character Analysis
Meira Levinson
2003–2004
Boston Public Schools
Education
Civic and Multicultural Education in All-Minority Settings
2002–2003
Boston Public Schools
Education
Civic and Multicultural Education in Minority Settings
Wai-Yee Li
2002–2003
Harvard University
Asian Literature
The End of the Ming Dynasty: Pleasures, Passions, and National Trauma in Late Imperial China
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2017–2018
Dartmouth College
Chemistry
Phase Separation inside a Cell
2000–2001
Murray Research Center
Carleton University
Psychology
Personal Projects and Free Traits: Lives, Liberties, and the Happiness of Pursuit
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2012–2013
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Emerson College
Fiction
A New Novel
Soledad Loaeza
2003–2004
Ford Fellow
El Colegio de Mexico
Political Science
The Mexican Presidency in the Twentieth Century: An Analysis of Power and Constraints
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2010–2011
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow and Wyss Visiting Fellow
Université de Cergy-Pontoise (France)
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Biomimetics and Quantitative Biology: Conceptual Interpretation and Mathematical Modeling of the Adaptive Design Strategies in Biological Materials, Structures, and Mechanisms
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2011–2012
Joy Foundation Fellow
Harvard Graduate School of Design
Urban and Regional Planning
Olympic Urbanism: From Rome to Rio
Tamara Loos
2002–2003
Cornell University
Asian History
Subject Siam: Gender, Justice, and Colonial Modernity
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2014–2015
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Astronomy
Searching for Atmospheric Signatures of Other Worlds
Ilana Löwy
2003–2004
French National Institute for Health and Medical Research
History of Science, Technology, or Medicine
Hereditary Risk of Cancer in Historical and Comparative Perspective
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2016–2017
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Independent Writer
Fiction
Outside (A Novel)
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2010–2011
David and Roberta Logie Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
University of California, Santa Cruz
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
The Motherhood Archives
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2009–2010
Jeanne Rosselet Fellow and Bunting Fellow
Harvard University
Literature
A History of Stage Directions
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2012–2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Computer Science
Biologically Inspired Distributed Algorithms
2000–2001
Bunting Program
University of Connecticut
Sociology
Shadow Mothers: Nannies, Au Pairs, and the Social Construction of Mothering
Marie Machacek
2003–2004
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Astronomy
Probing the Evolution of Galaxies
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2017–2018
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow/David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Dartmouth College
Film and Video
The Grand Bizarre (The Pleasure of the Textile)
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2016–2017
Frances B. Cashin Fellow
Harvard University
History
The Political Economy of American Civil Rights, 1974–2000
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2017–2018
IRCAM (France)
Music
200 Pianos
Mary Kay Magistad
2001–2002
Independent Journalist
Journalism
Pol Pot's Shadow: Life After Death in Cambodia
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2014–2015
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Cradle of Life: The Ocean's Surface Layer
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2014–2015
Audrey, Fay, Katherine, and Megan Shutzer Fellow for Science
Harvard University
Biology
On the Growth and Form of the Brain
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2009–2010
Helen Putnam Fellow
University College London (United Kingdom)
Biology
Species and the Ecology and Evolution of Biological Diversity
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2014–2015
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Harvard University
History
The Eradication of Smallpox: Collaboration Amid Conflict in the Cold War Era
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Stanford University
Anthropology
India Travels: Transnational Public Cultures, Gender, and the Reconfiguration of Belonging
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2011–2012
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow and Wyss Institute Fellow
University of Bristol (United Kingdom)
Chemistry
Systems of Creation: From Protocell Autonomy to Synthetic Life
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2017–2018
Elizabeth S. and Richard M. Cashin Fellow
Columbia University
Cultural Studies
The Drama of Celebrity
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2011–2012
Independent Writer (Iran)
Philosophy
The Effect of Modern Scientific Methodology on Modern Political Thought
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2006–2007
American Fellow
Independent Writer
Nonfiction
Ebe: The Untold Story of Hawthorne's Forgotten Sister
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2010–2011
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Brown University
Political Science
Sex Differences in Aggression
William S. McFeely
2006–2007
Constance E. Smith Fellow
University of Georgia
History
Weddings and Funerals
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2012–2013
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellow
Harvard University
History
Prohibition and the Making of Modern America
Beverly McIver
2002–2003
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Inventing Ourselves
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Harvard Medical School
Medical Sciences
The Role of Notch Signaling in Kidney Organogenesis
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Wellesley College
Astronomy
In Search of White Dark Matter in the Milky Way
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2011–2012
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Independent Scholar
Journalism
Moon of Alabama: From Nazi Germany to Tranquility Base, via the Segregated American South
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2016–2017
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Education
The Chastened Dream: Social Science, Social Policy, and Social Progress across the 20th Century
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2006–2007
SN Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences (India)
Physics
The World in a Grain of Sand
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2018–2019
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow/David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Richard P. Rogers Memory-Recovery Project
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2017–2018
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
Independent Composer (United Kingdom)
Music
Reimagining Musical Instruments: The Sound of Impossible Objects in My Music
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2018–2019
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
Columbia University
Philosophy
Feeling the Way to Truth: Women, Reason, and the Development of Modern Philosophy
Constance Merritt
2001–2002
Independent Writer
Poetry
Two Rooms
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Heart of the Matter
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2017–2018
University of Konstanz (Germany)
Biology and Medical Sciences
The Evolution, Speciation, and Adaptation of Cichlid Fish Species Flocks
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2016–2017
University of California, Los Angeles
Biology
Is Epigenetics Inherited?
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2012–2013
Matina S. Horner Distinguished Visiting Professor
City University of New York
Women's and Gender Studies
Gender and Labor in the Economic Crisis: Comparing the Great Depression and the Great Recession
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2014–2015
Independent Writer
Nonfiction
Mrs. V. and Other Tenants of Obscurity
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2010–2011
Bunting Fellow
Brown University
Musicology
Playing Along: Digital Games, YouTube, and Virtual Performance
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2006–2007
Helen Putnam Fellow
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Psychology
Cultivating Children's Self-Esteem: Discourse and Practices of Self-Enhancement
Laura Miller
2003–2004
American Fellow
Harvard University
Architecture
Denatured Domesticity
2000–2001
Bunting Program/Center for Educational Programs
Independent Writer
Fiction
The World Below
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2006–2007
University of Michigan
Biology
The Microevolution-Macroevolution Continuum Book Project
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2017–2018
Harvard Law School
Law
Should Law Foster Forgiveness? Child Soldiers, Sovereign Debt, and Alternatives to Punishment
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2018–2019
Carol K. Pforzheimer Assistant Professor
Harvard University
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Sexuality and the New Science of Society
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2017–2018
Beatrice Shepherd Blane Fellow
Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
Philosophy
Reasoning from Residuals: Residual Phenomena and 19th-Century Natural Philosophy
Phyllis Moen
2000–2001
Murray Research Center/Radcliffe Public Policy Center
Cornell University
Sociology
Linked Lives: Careers, Couples, and the Gendered Life Course
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2014–2015
Hrdy Fellow
Brown University
Political Science
Building State Capacity through Grassroots Practice
Toril Moi
2002–2003
Duke University
Literature
Ibsen's Modernity
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2012–2013
University of California, Irvine
Political Science
Aphrodite in Academia
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2012–2013
Suzanne Young Murray Fellow
Harvard University
Musicology
Kenedougou Visions: Neba Solo and the Senufo Bala
2000–2001
Bunting Program/Schlesinger Library
University of Texas Medical Branch
History
Transgressions: Mary Steichen Calderone and the Politics of Sexuality in Postwar America
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2016–2017
Suzanne Young Murray Professor
Harvard Kennedy School
History
Disappearing Acts: The End of White Criminality before the War on Drugs
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2010–2011
Helen Putnam Fellow
University of California, Berkeley
Chemistry
Dynamics, Kinetics, and Manipulation of DNA, Vesicles, Capsules, and Cells Via Microfluidic Trapping Flows
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2016–2017
Mary I. Bunting Institute Fellow
Northwestern University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Flexibility in Symplectic Geometry and Loose Lagrangians
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Williams College
History
"Worries of the Heart": Widows' Lives in Western Kenya, 1900 to the Present
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
Independent Attorney
Law
Toward a Re-Moralization of the Free Market
Erika Naginski
2003–2004
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Art History
Sculpture and Enlightenment
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2012–2013
Radcliffe Alumnae Fellow
Harvard University
Computer Science
Modeling Distributed Collective Intelligence in Social Insects
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2009–2010
Sargent-Faull Fellow
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Dispersive Wave Phenomena from a Nondeterministic Viewpoint
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2017–2018
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (Argentina)
Film and Video
The Core
Afsaneh Najmabadi
2001–2002
Harvard University
Women's and Gender Studies
Male Lions and Female Suns: The Gendered Tropes of Iranian Modernity
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2006–2007
Jeanne Rosselet Fellow
Boston University
Physics
Development of Techniques to Identify the Signatures of Little Higgs Models at the Large Hadron Collider with the ATLAS Detector
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2018–2019
New York University Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
Materials Science
Smart Active Membranes (SAMs) for Water Desalination
Gabriele C. Nebe
2003–2004
Universitat Ulm (Germany)
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Integral Representations of Finite Groups
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2018–2019
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
University of Wisconsin–Madison
History of Science, Technology, or Medicine
The Truth Wears Off? The Reproducibility Crisis in Historical Perspective
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2011–2012
Burkhardt Fellow
Harvard University
Political Science
Thinking the Revolution: American Political Thought, 1763–1789
Mae M. Ngai
2003–2004
American Fellow
The University of Chicago
History
Lost in Translation: A Chinese American Family of the Interpreter Class, 1870–1950
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2010–2011
Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London (United Kingdom)
Art History
"Sperm Bomb": Art, Feminism, and the American War in Vietnam
Melissa Nobles
2003–2004
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Political Science
The Past Is Present: Official Apologies and Multicultural Citizenship
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2006–2007
Helen Putnam Fellow
Mount Holyoke College
Chemistry
Needle in a Haystack: Removing Base Lesions from DNA
2000–2001
Bunting Program
DePaul University
Philosophy
Kant and the Unity of Reason
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2014–2015
Helen Putnam Fellow
New York University
Nonfiction
What's Wrong With Me? The Mysteries of Chronic Illness
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2011–2012
Hrdy Fellow
Northwestern University
Chemistry
Low-Cost Diagnostic Tools for Resource-Poor Countries
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2011–2012
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Media And Place (MAP) Productions, metaLAB (at) Harvard
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
lines+points
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2016–2017
Frieda L. Miller Fellow
Harvard University
Musicology
Black Virtuosos and Civil Rights: Racial Desegregation of the Concert Hall and Opera Stage after World War II
Susan Moller Okin
2003–2004
Stanford University
Political Science
Gender, Economic Development, and Women's Human Rights
Senam Okudzeto
2003–2004
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Ghana Must Go
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2009–2010
2008–2009
École Normale Supérieure (France)
Mathematics and Applied Sciences
Representations of p-adic Reductive Groups in Characteristic p
2016–2017
Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation Fellow
Northwestern University
Religion
Violence, Memory, and Religion among Survivors of Clerical Sexual Abuse
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2016–2017
The New School
Poetry
Book of Poems
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2012–2013
University of Sussex (United Kingdom)
Political Science
Out of the Oikos, into the World: The Historical Rise of the Social and Intervention in the Global South
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2012–2013
University of Arizona
Astronomy
Capturing the Image of a Neutron Star: Optimal Signal Extraction and Surface Maps
2000–2001
Peace Fellow, Bunting Program
Independent Attorney
Nonfiction
The Seven Lean Years: One Jewish Lawyer's Struggle for Palestinian Human Rights in Israel and the Occupied Territories During the Oslo Peace Process
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2014–2015
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow
San Francisco State University
Fiction
The Thousands
2000–2001
Murray Research Center
Florida State University
Sociology
An Analytical Synthesis of Research on Gender, Race, and Ethnicity at Work
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2017–2018
2015–2016
Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor
Harvard University
Sociology
The Consequences of Legal Debt
A. Laurie Palmer
2003–2004
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Visual Arts
Land
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2006–2007
Grass Fellow
Brown University
Engineering Sciences
At the Bioelectronic Interface: Creating Smart, Adaptable, Microelectronic Circuitry
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Harvard University
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Reference Earth Mantle Viscosity Model
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2012–2013
Beatrice Shepherd Blane Fellow
Independent Writer
Fiction
Barren Island: A Novel
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2012–2013
Frieda L. Miller Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Sciences Po (Institut d'études politiques de Paris) (France)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Pavor Nocturnus
Katharine Park
2003–2004
History of Science
Harvard University
History of Science, Technology, or Medicine
Visible Women: Gender, Generation, and the Origins of Human Dissection
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Harvard University
Biology
Genetic Investigations of Biorhythmic Behavior in Hawaiian Crickets
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2014–2015
Beatrice Shepherd Blane Fellow
Boston College
History
Land and Labor in 19th-Century Tamilnad
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2018–2019
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fellow
Tufts University
Psychology
Evolutionary Music Cognition: A New Synthesis
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2016–2017
Broad Institute
Biology
Using Genetics to Understand the Origin and Spread of the Indo-Europeans
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2014–2015
Royal Northern College of Music (United Kingdom)
Music
Designing Interpretive and Navigable Experiences via Multilayered Performance Settings
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2009–2010
Mary I. Bunting Institute Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Crafting American Artisanal Cheese: Economies of Sentiment, Ecologies of Production
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2009–2010
Radcliffe Alumnae Fellow
Harvard University
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Investigating the Deep Biosphere
Susan Pedersen
2002–2003
Harvard University
European History
Conscience and Politics: A Life of Eleanor Rathbone
Amanda Wensley Peet
2002–2003
University of Toronto (Canada)
Physics
String Theory as Quantum Gravity
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2012–2013
David and Roberta Logie Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (Mexico/Canada)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
The Heart of the Sky
Malcolm J. Perry_photo by Tony Rinaldo
2017–2018
Lillian Gollay Knafel Fellow
University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)
Physics and Astronomy/Astrophysics
Black Hole Information Paradox
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2012–2013
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow and Wyss Fellow
Nottingham Trent University (United Kingdom)
Chemistry
Multidisciplinary Studies of the Biomolecule-Mineral Interface
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2009–2010
Evelyn Green Davis Fellow
Deep Springs College
Poetry
Strange Litany
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2017–2018
Radcliffe Institute Fellow
University of Michigan
Literature
Victorian Fiction and the Location of Experience
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2011–2012
David and Roberta Logie Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Universidad del Cine (Argentina)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Sarmiento, Translator
Judith Plaskow
2001–2002
Manhattan College
Religion
Just Sex: Judaism, Sexuality, and American Culture
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2011–2012
Brandeis University
Literature
Semi-Detached: The Aesthetics of Partial Absorption
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2012–2013
Grass Fellow
Technion–Israel Institute of Technology (Israel)
Biology
Mechanisms of Biological Membrane Sculpting
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2017–2018
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow
Indiana University
Chemistry
Creating the Next Wave of Precision Biotherapeutics: Marrying Automated Carbohydrate Synthesis to Automated Peptide Synthesis
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2017–2018
Perrin Moorhead Grayson and Bruns Grayson Fellow
Harvard University
Law
US Foreign Policy from the Inside Out
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2012–2013
Lisa Goldberg Fellow
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)
European History
Jewish Resistance in France during World War II
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2014–2015
Edward, Frances, and Shirley B. Daniels Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Engineering Sciences
Advancement of Tools and Techniques for Engineering of Microbial Chemical Factories
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2016–2017
Katherine Hampson Bessell Fellow
Saint Louis University–Madrid Campus (Spain)
Anthropology
Blurring Boundaries: Variation and Problems of Categorization in African Pasts
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2006–2007
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
Harvard University
Literature
The Stenographic Imagination: Literature and the Office in Britain, 1837–1937
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2017–2018
New York Review of Books
Creative Writing
98 Cuts
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2011–2012
Radcliffe Alumnae Fellow
Harvard University
Biology
Understanding Life and Death in a Petersham Cemetery: The Demography of Lichens
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2016–2017
Shutzer Fellow
University of Arizona
Astronomy
The Black Hole Test: Testing Einstein’s General Relativity with Images of Black Holes
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2009–2010
Marion Cabot Putnam Memorial Fellow
Wellesley College
Psychology
The Acquisition of Spatial Language in American Sign Language: Understanding the Ties to Cognitive Development
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2017–2018
2016–2017
2015–2016
Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor
Harvard University
Law
Interpreting Early Islamic Law: Texts, Courts, Politics
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2017–2018
2016–2017
2015–2016
Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor
Harvard University
Law
Interpreting Early Islamic Law: Texts, Courts, Politics
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2011–2012
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Architecture
A History of Islamic Architecture
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2016–2017
Montana State University
Art History
Viewers and Other Animals: Formalism and Environmental Aesthetics, 1945–1975
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2017–2018
Walter Jackson Bate Fellow
Independent Writer
Creative Writing
Creation (A Novel)
Dhooleka Sarhadi Raj
2000–2001
Radcliffe Public Policy Center
University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)
Creating Balance: Work, Family, and Community Choices for Middle Class America
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2010–2011
Beatrice Shepherd Blane Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Literature
Before the Two Cultures: Literature and Mathematics in Early Modern England
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2014–2015
Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow
University of California, Santa Cruz
Astronomy
Compact Objects in the Era of Celestial Cinematography
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2002–2003
Harvard University
Physics
Cosmological Implications of Extra Dimensions
2000–2001
Bunting Program
Freelance Journalist
Nonfiction
Framingham
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2014–2015
Radcliffe Institute Fellow
University of Wisconsin–Madison
History
The American Ways of Wisdom and Wonder: Seeking the Good Life in the 20th-Century United States
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2009–2010
Burkhardt Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Philosophy
Language as Decision Making
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2018–2019
Maury Green Fellow
Michigan State University
Political Science
Governing without Government: Nonprofit Governance and Urban Democracy
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2010–2011
Lisa Goldberg Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Carnivalesque Films
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Noah's Arc
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2014–2015
Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music
Harvard University
Musicology
Notes on Sound: Studies in 19th-Century Acoustics and Aesthetics
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2011–2012
Independent Writer
Fiction
One Hundred Philistine Foreskins, A Novel
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo
2009–2010
Lisa Goldberg Fellow
Brown University
Literature
Lost Properties of the Twentieth Century
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2009–2010
David and Roberta Logie Fellow and Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow
Scarabeefilms (Netherlands)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
Position of the Stars
Susan M. Reverby
2002–2003
Wellesley College
History of Science, Technology, or Medicine
Testifying on Tuskegee: Telling the Tuskegee Syphilis Study Stories
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2012–2013
Joy Foundation Fellow
Macalester College
American Studies
Transatlantic Blackness in the Era of Jim Crow: Race and Gender in the Life of an African American Expatriate
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2018–2019
Helen Putnam Fellow
Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Biology and Medical Sciences
How Childhood Trauma Leads to Obesity: Identifying Mechanisms Linking Child Abuse to “Food Addiction”
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2012–2013
Hrdy Fellow
Harvard University
History of Science, Technology, or Medicine
The Maternal Mystique: Situating the Science of Maternal Effects, 1900–Present
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2017–2018
Shutzer Fellow
Harvard Kennedy School
History
Black Men in a White House
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2010–2011
Homeless Youth Alliance
Fiction
The Habitants: A Novel of Walt Whitman in New Orleans
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2015–2016
2014–2015
Radcliffe-Harvard Film Study Center Fellow/David and Roberta Logie Fellow
Independent Filmmaker (United Kingdom)
Film, Video, Sound, and New Media
The Two Eyes Are Not Brothers
Mark Robbins
2002–2003
Independent Artist
Visual Arts
Portraits of a City