2015 Cabot Fellows named

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Ten faculty members have been awarded 2015 Walter Channing Cabot Fellowships for their outstanding publications. The 2015 honorees:

Sven Beckert, Laird Bell Professor of History, “Empire of Cotton: A Global History” (Alfred A. Knopf, 2014)

Virginie Greene, professor of Romance languages and literatures, “Logical Fictions in Medieval Literature and Philosophy” (Cambridge University Press, 2014)

Mary Lewis, professor of history, “Divided Rule: Sovereignty and Empire in French Tunisia, 1881-1938” (University of California Press, 2014)

Wai-yee Li, professor of Chinese literature, “Women and National Trauma in Late Imperial Chinese Literature” (Harvard University Asia Center, 2014)

Afsaneh Najmabadi, Francis Lee Higginson Professor of History and of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, “Professing Selves: Transsexuality and Same-Sex Desire in Contemporary Iran” (Duke University Press, 2014)

Eric Nelson, Robert M. Beren Professor of Government, “The Royalist Revolution: Monarchy and the American Founding” (Harvard University Press, 2014)

Carol Oja, William Powell Mason Professor of Music, “Bernstein Meets Broadway: Collaborative Art in a Time of War” (Oxford University Press, 2014)

Jennifer Roberts, Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Professor of the Humanities, “Transporting Visions: The Movement of Images in Early America” (University of California Press, 2014)

John Stilgoe, Robert and Lois Orchard Professor in the History of Landscape Development, “Old Fields: Photography, Glamour, and Fantasy Landscape” (University of Virginia Press, 2014)

David Der-wei Wang, Edward C. Henderson Professor of Chinese Literature and of Comparative Literature, “現當代文學新論:義理‧倫理‧地理 (New Critique of Modern Chinese Literature: Polemics, Ethics and Geopolitics)” (SDX Joint Publishing Company (Lookup under ISBN: New Theory in Modern Literature: ethical argumentation Geography (Chinese Edition)), 2014)