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Visiting Fellows: Current & Past

McGill University
A. Bartlett Giamatti Fellow
Florentine-Venetian Relations in the 15th Century
MLK, Jr. Research and Education Institute, Stanford
Donald C. Gallup Fellow
Everyday Life During the Harlem Renaissance
Univerisity of Glasgow
Frederick A. and Marion S. Pottle Fellow
TManuscript Sources for English Literacy Translation in the Long 18th Century
Macquarie University
Beinecke General Fellow
Figurative Language and Reading Practices: Configuring the Mind and Memory in Early Annotated Books
University of Southern California
Edith and Richard French Fellow
Miss Anne in Harlem: The White Women of the Black Renaissance
College of the Holy Cross
Archibald Hanna, Jr. Fellow
Communities of Empire in Early Russian America, 1720-1820
Emory University
Donald C. Gallup Fellow
Complete Prose of T.S. Eliot



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