Visiting Fellows and Travel Grant Recipients: 2008-2009


Misty Anderson, University of Tennessee, Enthusiastic Methods: Methodism and the Eighteenth-Century Imagination

Davide Lombardo, New York University in Florence, Italy, Picturing the Metropolis, London 1800-1830

Matthew McCormack, University of Northampton, UK, A Cultural History of the New Militia, 1757-1792

Tobias Menely, Willamette University, Sympathy’s Kingdom: Sentimental Culture and the Birth of Animal Rights

John Sainsbury, Brock University, Libertines, the State, and the Public Sphere: From Lord Rochester to Lord Byron, LWL-ASECS Fellow

Nancy Siegel, Juniata College, Bodily Functions as Body Politic: Scenes of Protest in Eighteenth-Century British Prints

Mark R.M. Towsey, University of St. Andrews, “The Historical Age” : Audiences for History in Britain, 1750-1835, Roger W. Eddy Fellow 

Chloe Wigston Smith, University of Georgia, Practical Habits: Clothes, Gender, and the History of the Novel

Jerry White, Birkbeck, University of London, London in the Eighteenth Century, Charles J. Cole Fellow

Froukje Henstra, Leyden University Centre for Linguistics, The Spelling of Horace Walpole and his Correspondents: Spelling Variation in a Social Network Context

Russell S. Taylor Stoermer, University of Virginia, From Constitutional Sense to Revolutionary Sensibility: The Political Transformation of British Virginia, 1714-1776, George B. Cooper Fellow

Jennifer Van Horn, University of Virginia, The Object of Civility and the Art of Politeness in British America (1740-1780)

Andrew Wells, Merton College, University of Oxford, Sex and Racial Theory in Britain, 1690-1833

Yale Graduate Fellows

Justin du Rivage, History, England, France, North America

Nicole Wright—, English, Eighteenth-century Novel, theAnglo-Irish novel, Adjudication/courtroom Trials as Depicted in Literature of the Period, and Character Studies