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Six AAG Members Receive ACLS Fellowships

May 17, 2013

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) has announced the 2013 cohort of its fellowship recipients. Six of the fellows are AAG members.

Irus Braverman — Charles A. Ryskamp Research Fellowship
Associate Professor, Law, State University of New York, Buffalo
Managing Nature: The Science and Law of Small Population Management

Ryan Lee Cartwright — ACLS New Faculty Fellows Program
New Faculty Fellow, American Studies Program, University of California, Davis
Peculiar Places: A Queer History of Rural Nonconformity

Jatin Dua — Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Doctoral Candidate, Anthropology, Duke University
Regulating the Ocean: Piracy and Protection along the East African Coast

Elizabeth Hennessy — Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Doctoral Candidate, Geography, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
On the Backs of Turtles: A Critical Geography of Evolution in the Galápagos Islands

Samantha G. Iyer — Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Doctoral Candidate, History, University of California, Berkeley
The Paradox of Plenty and Poverty: A Political Economy of Food in Egypt, India, and the U.S., 1870s - 1970s

Sara Safransky — Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Doctoral Candidate, Geography, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Promised Land: The cultural politics of abandonment and the struggle for a new Detroit

ACLS made awards totaling $15.3 million in its 2012-13 competition to more than 300 scholars for excellence in research in the humanities and related social sciences. More than 4,200 applications were submitted according to ACLS.  Learn more about ACLS fellowships.
 

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