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Graduate Fellows: Current & Past

General Beinecke Fellow
Contemporary Nationalisms of Indigenous People in Australia and the US
General Beinecke Fellow
The Old Hero, the Horse Thief and the Self-Made Martyr: John Brown in American Memory
History of Medicine
General Beinecke Fellow
Health Matters: The Public's Perception of Health, Ilness and Heath Care in 1950s America
African American Studies & History
General Beinecke Fellow
"Journeymen": Boxing and the Transnational Formations of Race, Gender, and Nation, 1890s to 1930s
Germanic Languages and Literatures
General Beinecke Fellow
German Ballads of the 18th and 19th Centuries
English Language and Literature
Bartlett Giamatti Fellow
Lucretius and Early Modern Poetry
American Studies
General Beinecke Fellow
Redressing Women: Feminism, Fashion, and the Creation of American Vernacular Style, 1930-1960



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