News and Notes
November 29, 2016
News of the Consortium
Updates on fellowships, working groups, public events and Consortium collections are available in the November 2016 Newsletter.
November 8, 2016
Road to Eradication: Global Polio Vaccine Testing in the Cold War
Dora Vargha is Lecturer in Medical Humanities at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom. She was a Consortium Research Fellow in 2015-16. Read more about her research project here.
October 5, 2016
Digital Afterlives: Patterning Posterity Through Networked Remains
Tamara Kneese received her PhD from the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU. In 2015-2016 she was a Research Fellow of the Consortium. Read more about her Consortium-funded research here.
August 24, 2016
Divining a Usable Past: Psychical Research and the High-Culture Novel, 1880-1940
Sarah Sussman is a PhD candidate in the Department of English of the University of Texas at Austin. In 2015-2016 she was a Research Fellow of the Consortium. Read more about her Consortium-funded research here.
August 11, 2016
Planter’s Paradise: Nature and Culture on Hawaiʻi’s Sugarcane Plantations
Lawrence Kessler is a recent Ph.D. graduate of the Department of History at Temple University. In 2015-16, he was a Dissertation Fellow of the Consortium. Read more about his research project here.