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The Economy of Obligation in 18th-Century Maritime West Asia
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James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson: "Making Music Sacred"
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The Creation of the U.S.-Mexico and U.S.-Canada Borders, 1840-1920s
East Asian Languages and Literatures
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The Chinese Translations of Ezra Pound
History of Art & African American Studies
Donald C. Gallup Fellowship in American Literature
Imagining Race: Kara Walker's Silhouettes
Italian Language and Literature
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Identity and Representation of Catherine of Siena
English Language and Literature
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The Poetics of Daily Return in Frost, Stevens, Bishop, and Merrill



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