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KABALA, JAMES
Fellowship:
Legacy 07-08 "A Christian Nation?: Religion and the State in the Early American" (Ph.D. candidate in history, Brown)
Education: Providence, B.A., 02; Brown, M.A., 03
[Updated 2007]

KAHN, LAURIE E.
Fellowship:
AAS-ASECS 92-93, "A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard" [film adaptation] (independent filmmaker,Watertown, MA)
Education: Princeton, B.A., 79; Oxford, M.A., 81
Current Position: president, Blueberry Hill Productions; and independent filmmaker, Watertown, MA
Fellowship Results
: A Midwife's Tale [Silver Spire - San Francisco International Film Festival; New England Historical Association annual media prize; American Association for State and Local History annual film prize; NEHA Media Award]
Other Publications: www.dohistory.org, an interactive website that takes users into the process of piecing together the lives of ordinary people in the past
[Updated 2001]

KAJA, JEFFREY
Fellowship:
Peterson 08-09, "From Rivers to Roads: Economic Development and the Evolution of Transportation Systems in Early Pennsylvania, 1675-1800," (Ph.D. cand. in history, Michigan)
Education:
[Updated 2008]

KANZLER, KATJA
Fellowship:
Ebeling 06-07, "Genre and Separate Spheres in Antebellum Women's Writing" (assoc. lecturer in American studies, Leipzig)
Education: Leipzig, M.A., 96; D.Phil., 02
[Updated 2006]

KARLSEN, CAROL F.
Fellowship:
AAS-NEH 94-95, "Relations of Power, the Power of Relations: Iroquois Communities in Western New York, 1750-1900" (assoc. prof. of history, Michigan)
Education: Maryland, B.A., 70; New York Univ., M.A., 72; Yale, Ph.D., 80
Other Publications: (ed. with Laurie Crumpacker) The Journal of Esther Edwards Burr, 1754-1757 (New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, 1984); The Devil in the Shape of a Woman: Witchcraft in Colonial New England (New York: W.W. Norton, 1987; p.b. Vintage, 1989); The Salem Witchcraft Outbreak of 1692 (Oxford Univ. Press, 1998)
Web Page: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/history/facstaff/facultydetail.asp?ID=82
[Updated 2005]

KATZ, WENDY
Fellowship:
Last 08-09, "The Politics of Art Criticism in the Penny Press, 1833-1862" (assoc. prof. of art history, Nebraska-Lincoln)
Education: Occidental, B.A., 88; Michigan, M.A., 89; California at Los Angeles, Ph.D., 97
[Updated 2008]

KEECH, PAMELA
Fellowship:
Wallace Artist 97, "Nurseries" - Aninstallation picturing the lives of children in post Civil War America (visual artist and independent curator, New York, NY)
Education: Ohio State, B.F.A., 78, M.F.A., 80
Current Position: curator, Lower East Side Tenenemt Museum, NY, NY
Fellowship Exhibitions: "Flower School," installation at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, 2001
Other Publications: The Civilized Shopper's Guide to Rome (New York: Little Bookroom, 2004); The Curious Shopper's Guide to New York City (New York: Little Bookroom, 2006)
Other Exhibitions: "How we lived," installation celebrating the centennial of New York City, 1998; "Certain Histories," Connecticut at Storrs, 1996, Antiock College, 1995
Address: pakeech[at]earthlink.net
[Updated 2006]

KELLEY, MARY
Fellowship:
Peterson 90-91, "Achieving Authority: Women in Public in Early America" (prof. of history, Dartmouth)
Education: Mount Holyoke, B.A., 65; New York Univ., M.A., 70; Iowa, Ph.D., 74
Current Position: Ruth Bordin Collegiate Professor of History, American Culture, and Women's Studies, Michigan
Fellowship Publications: "`Vindicating the Equality of Female Intellect': Women and Authority in the EarlyRepublic," Prospects: An Annual of American Cultural Studies 17 (1992): 1-27; "Reading Women/ Women Reading: The Making of Learned Women in Antebellum America," Journal of American History LXXXIII (September 1996): 401-424; "Designing a Past for the Present: Women Writing Women's History in Nineteenth-CenturyAmerica," Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society 105 (1995): 315-346; "Preface," in Lucinda Damon-Bach and Victoria Clements, eds., Catharine Maria Sedgwick: Critical Perspectives (Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2002), xi-xvii; "'A More Glorious Revolution': Women's Antebellum Reading Circles and the Pursuit of Public Influence," New England Quarterly, (June 2003), 1-32; Learning to Stand and Speak; Women, Education, and Public Life (Chapel Hill, NC: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2006); "Crafting Subjectivities: Women, Reading, and Self-Imagining," in Heidi Brayman Hackel and Catherine Kelly, eds., Reading Women: Literacy, Authorship, and Culture in the Atlantic World (Philadelphia: Univ. Pennsylvania Press, 2007), 87-111; "'The Need of Their Genius': Women's Reading and Writing Practices in Early America," Journal of the Early Republic, 28 (Spring 2008), 1-22
Other Publications: Private Woman, Public Stage: Literary Domesticity in Nineteenth-Century America (New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1984); (co-authored) The Units of Sisterhood: The Beecher Sisters on Women's Rights and Women's Sphere (Univ. of North Carolina Press, 1988); (ed. with critical intro.) The Power of Her Sympathy: The Autobiography and Journal of Catherine Maria Sedgwick (Boston: Northeastern Univ. Press, 1993); (ed. with crit. intro.) The Portable Margaret Fuller (New York: Viking, 1994); "Conclusion" in Dale Bauer and Philip Gould, eds., Companion to Nineteenth-Century American Women's Writing (CUP, 2001), 320-327; (ed. with a critical intro.) The Portable Margaret Fuller (New York: Viking/Penguin, 1994)
Address: University of Michigan-Dept. of History; 1029 Tisch Hall, 435 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003; mckelley@umich.edu
Web Page: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/history/facstaff/facultydetail.asp?ID=158
[Updated 2008]

KELLEY, SEAN M.
Fellowship: AAS-NEH 08-09, "Gone to Affrica: A Rhode Island Slave Ship and the Making of a Diaspora" (assoc. prof. of history, Hartwick)
Education: San Franscisco State, B.A.; Texas at Austin, M.A., Ph.D.
Web Page: http://www.hartwick.edu/x1720.xml
[Updated 2008]

KELLY, CATHERINE E.
Fellowship: Peterson 87-88, "Mothers and Daughters: Intergenerational Conflict and Continuity, 1820-1939" (Ph.D. cand. in history, Rochester)
Fellowship: Peterson 99-00, "Things Useful and Ornamental: Gender, Culture, and Gentility in the Bourgeois Republic" (asst. prof. of history, Case Western Reserve)
Education: California at Santa Barbara, 82; Rochester, M.A., 86, Ph.D., 92
Current Position: assoc. prof. of history, Oklahoma
Fellowship Publications:
In the New England Fashion: Reshaping Women's Lives in the Nineteenth Century (Cornell Univ. Press, 1999) [James J. Broussard First Book Prize, SHEAR, 2000]
Web Page: http://www.ou.edu/cas/history/faculty_bio_kelly.html
[Updated 2005]

KELLY, JOHN T.
Fellowship:
Mellon 73-74, "The Scientific Contents and Popular Use of American Almanacs" (teaching fellow in history, Harvard)
Education: Amherst, B.A., 70; Harvard, M.A., 71, Ph.D., 77, M.D., 79
Current Position: vice president, chief health and medical officer, Union Pacific Railroad
Fellowship Publications
: Practical Astronomy During the Seventeenth Century: A Study of Almanac-Makers in America and England (Ph.D. diss., Harvard Univ. Press); Practical Astronomy During the Seventeenth Century: Almanac-Makers in America and England (New York: Garland Publications Inc., 1991)
Other Publications: Articles, lectures on the history of American science
Address: Union Pacific Railroad, STOP 0340, 1400 Douglas Street, Omaha, NE 68179
[Updated 2006]

KENNELLY, LAURA B.
Fellowship: Peterson 94-95, "Samuel West: Private Life in Revolutionary Times, 1739-1808" (asst. ed., Bach: Journal of the Riemenschnelder Bach Institute, Baldwin-Wallace College)
Education: North Texas, Ph.D., 75
Current Position: assoc. ed., Bach: Journal of the Riemenschnelder Bach Institute
Other Publications: "George Whitfield, William Wilberforce, the Clapham Sect." In Hanoverian Britian (New York, 1996), "Women Religion and Zeal," in Compendious Conversations (New York, 1992), "Tory History Incognito: Hume's History of England in Goldsmith's History of England," Clio (1991), rpt. In Transactions of the 8th Congress on the Enlightenment. Vol. 1 of Studies in Voltaire and the 18th Century (Oxford 1992)
Address: RBI Baldwin-Wallace College, 275 Eastland Road, Berea, OH 44017; PO Box 626, Berea, OH 44017; LKennell[at]bw.edu; LKennelly@gmail.com
[Updated 2006]

KIKUCHI, AKIRA
(Died June 15, 1998)
Fellowship:
R.A. 91-92, "The Development of American Society from the Colonial Period to the Early Nineteenth Century" (prof. of liberal arts, Otaru Univ. of Commerce)
Education: Hokkaido, Ph.D., 65
Fellowship Publications: "Contact between Two Different Cultures: A Comparative Study Between John Smith's Expeditions and Takeshiro Matsuura's Explorations," Language Studies 2 (Center for Language Studies, Otaru Univ. of Commerce, 1994); "John Smith and Takeshiro Matsuura: A Study from a Comparative Cultural Viewpoint," The Review of Seishu Univ. 1 (1994); "The Life of John Smith: with Some Literary Historical Problems concerning the Pocahontas Episode," Journal of Seisha Univ. 2 (1995); "The Formation of Colonial Chesapeake Society: with inquiries into THE CAVALIER MYTH," Journal of Seisha Univ. 3 (1996)
Other Publications: The Original Version of Faulkner's "Sanctuary": A Study Through the Manuscript and the Typescript; "Participating Constructions on Hemingway's Works," Curren English Studies (1967)
[Updated 1998]

KILBRIDE, DANIEL

Fellowship: Peterson 07-08, "The Grand Tour: European Travelers and American National Identities, 1750-1870" (assoc. prof. of history, John Carroll)
Education: St. Joseph's, B.A., 90; Florida, Ph.D., 97
[Updated 1998]

KIMNACH, WILSON H.
Fellowship: AAS-NEH 93-94, "Literature of the Sermon in Eighteenth-Century America" (affiliate prof. of English, Clark)
Education: Brown, B.A., 60; Pennsylvania, M.A., 62, Ph.D., 71
Current Position: prof. of English and Presidential Professor of the humanities, Bridgeport
Other Publications
: ed., Sermons and Discourses, 1720-1723, vol. 10 of The Works of Jonathan Edwards (New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, 1992)
[Updated 2001]

KING, JOHN O.
(Died May 1, 2001)
Fellowship:
AAS-NEH 80-81, "Puritan Psychomachy: Themes of Piety and Mental Pathology in Early America" (asst. prof. of history, Michigan)
Education: Princeton, A.B., 65; Wisconsin, Ph.D., 76
Fellowship Publications: "Demonic New World and Wilderness Land: The Making Strange of America," Prospects: The Annual of American Cultural Studies 7 (1982): 1-52; The Iron of Melancholy (Middletown, CT: Wesleyan Univ. Press, 1983)
Other Publications: "On the Effectual Work of the Word: William James and the Practice of Puritan Confession," Texas Studies in Language and Literature 25 (1985): 34-54
[Updated 2001]

KIRKPATRICK, MARGUERITE
Fellowship:
Teacher 97, "Study of journals, diaries, amateur newspapers, and letters of young people to use in curriculum development for interdisciplinary unites in social studies, language arts, family living and media classes" (library media specialist, Logan County High School)
Education: Western Kentucky, B.A., 69, M.A.E., 80
[Updated 1997]

KLIMASMITH, BETSY
Fellowship:
Botein, 08-09, "Cities and Seductions: Sex and Early American Urban Fiction" (assoc. prof. of English, Massachusetts at Boston)
Education:
Web Page: http://www.umb.edu/academics/cla/dept/english/faculty/klimasmith.html
[Updated 2008]

KNOLES, LUCIA
Fellowship:
R.A. 98-99, "A Slippery Self: Self Culture and the Self-made Man in Nineteenth Century American Literature" (assoc. prof. of English, Assumption)
Education: St. Mary's College, B.A., 72; Rutgers, M.A., 76; Ph.D., 79
R.A. Publications: with Thomas Knoles, "`In Usum Pulillorum: Student-Transcribed Texts at Harvard College Before 1740," Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society 109 (1999): 333-414
Web Page: http://www.assumption.edu/about/MeetFac/facbios/knoles.html
[Updated 2005]

KOENIGSBERG, LISA M.
Fellowship:
Haven 84-85, "Professionalizing Domesticity" (Ph.D. cand. in American studies, Yale)
Education: Johns Hopkins, B.A., 79, M.A., 79, Ph.D., 88
Current Position: adjunct prof. of arts, NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Other Publications: "Emblem for an Era: Selected Images of America Victorian Womanhood from the Yale University Community, 1837-1911" (exhibition, Yale, 1982); "Renderings from Worcester's Past: Nineteenth-Century Architectural Drawings at the American Antiquarian Society," Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society 96 (1986): 367-434
[Updated 2005]

KOHLSTEDT, SALLY GREGORY
Fellowship:
Haven 82-83, "Natural History Museums: The Nineteenth Century" (assoc. prof. of history, Syracuse)
Education: Valparaiso, B.A., 65; Michigan State, M.A., 66; Illinois, Ph.D., 72
Current Position: prof. of history of science, Minnesota
Fellowship Publications
: "Collections, Cabinets, and Summer Camp: Natural History in the Public Life of Ninetenth-Century Worcester," Museum Studies Journal 2 (1985): 10-23; "Collections and Cabinets: Natural History Museums on Campus to 1860," Isis 79 (1988); "Museums on Campus: A Tradition of Inquiry and Teaching," in Ronald Rainger, Keith Benson, and Jane Maienschein, eds., The American Development of Biology (Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 1988): 15-47; "Parlors, Primers, and Public Schooling: Education for Nineteenth Century America," Isis, (Fall, 1990): 424-445
Other Publications: ed., with Margaret Rossiter, Historical Writing on American Science: Perspectives and Prospects (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1986); "History in a Natural History Museum: George Brown Goode and the Smithsonian Institution," Public Historian 10 (1988): 7-26; ed., with R.W. Home, International Science and National Scientific Identity: Australia between Britain and America. (Holland: Kluewer Academic Publishers, 1991); ed., The Origins of Natural Science in the United States: The Essays of George Brown Goode (Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991); "Entrepreneurs and Intellectuals: Natural History in Early American Museums," in William T. Alderson, ed., Mermaids, Mummies, and Mastodons: The Emergence of the American Museum (Washington, D.C.: American Association of Museums,1992): 23-40; co-authored with Michael Sokal and Bruce Lewenstrin, The Establishment of Science in America. (New Brunswick: Rutgers Univ. Press, 1999)
Web Page: http://www.geo.umn.edu/people/profs/S-KOHLSTEDT.html
[Updated 2005]

KOMANECKY, MICHAEL K.
Fellowship:
Last 07-08 "Carleton Watkins' Photographs of the California Missions" (independent curator and art historian, Exton, Pennsylvania)
Education: SUNY Stony Brook, B.A., 72; Brown, M.A., 77
[Updated 2007]

KOO, KATHRYN S.
Fellowship:
Peterson 05-06, "In the House of God: Cotton Mather and the Making of Puritan Slavery" (asst. prof. of English, Saint Mary's College of California)
Education: Princeton, A.B., 92; California at Davis, M.A., 97; California at Berkeley, Ph.D., 02
Web Page: http://faculty.stmarys-ca.edu/profile.php?faculty=koo
[Updated 2005]

KOPACZ, PAULA D.
Fellowship:
R.A. 88-89, "Women's Daily Life in Seventeenth-Century New England" (assoc. prof. of English, Eastern Kentucky)
Education: Mount Holyoke, A.B., 69; Connecticut, M.A., 70; Columbia, Ph.D., 75
Current Position: prof. of English and Foundation Professsor, Eastern Kentucky
Fellowship Publications: "Feminist at the Tribune: Margaret Fuller as Professional Writer," Studies in the American Renaissance (1991): 119-39
Other Publications: "`To Finish What's Begun': Bradstreet's Last Words," Early American Literature 23 (1988): 175-87; "`Men Can Doe Best, and Women Know It Well': Anne Bradstreet and Feminist Aesthetics," Kentucky Philological Review 2 (1987) 21-29
Web Page: http://www.english.eku.edu/KOPACZ/
[Updated 1997]

KORNBLITH, GARY J.
Fellowship:
Haven 84-85, "Master Mechanics in New England, 1780s-1850s" (asst. prof. of history, Oberlin)
Education: Amherst, B.A., 73; Princeton, M.A., 75, Ph.D., 83
Current Position: prof. of history, Oberlin
Fellowship Publications: "`Cementing the Mechanic Interest': Origins of the Providence Association of Mechanics and Manufacturers," Journal of the Early Republic 8 (1988): 461-74; "The Artisanal Response to Capitalist Transformation," Journal of the Early Republic 10 (1990): 315-21; "Becoming Joseph T. Buckingham: The Struggle for Artisanal Indpendence in Early Nineteenth-Century Boston," in Paul Gilje et al., eds. American Artisans: Crafting Social Identity, 1750-1850 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1995)
Other Publications: "The Rise of the Mechanic Interest and the Campaign to Develop Manufacturing in Salem, 1815-1830," Essex Institute Historical Collections 121 (1985): 44-65; "Self-Made Men: The Development of Middling-Class Consciousness in New England," Massachusetts Review 26 (1985): 461-74; (with John M. Murrin) "The Making and Unmaking of an American Ruling Class," in Alfred F. Young, ed., Beyond the American Revolution: Explorations in the History of American Radicalism (Dekalb: Northern Illinois Univ. Press, 1993); "Artisan Federalism: New England Mechanics and the Political Economy of the 1790s," in Ronald hoffman and Peter J. Albert, eds., Launching the "Extended Republic": The Federalist Era (Charlottesville: UPV, 1996)
Web Page: http://www.oberlin.edu/history/Faculty/Gary.html
[Updated 2005]

KOSCHNIK, ALBRECHT
Fellowship:
AAS-ASECS 09-10 "American Conceptions of Civil Society, 1750-1850" (independent scholar)
Education:
[Updated 2009]

KROEGER, KARL D.
Fellowship:
Mellon 73-74, "The Complete Works of William Billings, vol.4" (music librarian, Colorado at Boulder)
Fellowship: Peterson 87-88
Education: Louisville, B.M., 54, M.M., 59; Illinois, M.S., 61; Brown, Ph.D., 76
Current Position: prof. emeritus, Colorado at Boulder
Fellowship Publications:
The Worcester Collection of Sacred Harmony; "Isaiah Thomas as a Music Publisher," Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society 86 (1976); The Complete Works of William Billings, v. 4 (Boston: American Musological Society and Col. Society of Massachusetts, 1990); Catalog of the Musical Works of William Billings (Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1991)
Other Publications: The Complete Works of William Billings, vol.1 (1980), vol.3 (1986); Pelissier's Columbian Melodies, Recent Researches in American Music, vols. 13-14 (1984); "The Collected Works of Daniel Reed" in Music of the United States of America, v. 4 (Madison: A-R Editions, 1995); Music of the New American Nation: Sacred Music 1780-1820. 15 vols (New York: Garland Press, 1995); Early American Anthems, 2 vols. (Madison: A-R Editions, 2000)
Address: 4431 Country Trail, Gurnee, IL 60031; Karl.Kroeger@Colorado.edu
[Updated 2002]

KUCZYNSKI, PETER
Fellowship:
R.A. 87-88, "The Contemporary Reception of Nathaniel Hawthorne" (chairman, dept. of English, Martin Luther Univ., Halle, Germany)
Education: Humboldt-Univ. Berlin, Diploma, 64, Pedagogische Hochschule Potsdam, Dr., 78, Humboldt-Univ. Berlin, Dr.S.C., 84
Other Publications: papers, and articles on Shakespeare, Pope, Godwin, Cocaigne, Luberland, Irving, Melville, Dreiser; editing selected writings of G. Weerth
[Updated 1997]

KUMMER, KARSTEN
Fellowship: AAS-Christoph Daniel Ebeling, 02-03, "Eighteenth-Century German-American Texts: A Study of Intercultural Negotiations and Relations" (lecturer, dept. of English, Univ. of Bremen)
Education: Univ. Bremen 00
Web Page: http://www.fb10.uni-bremen.de/homepages/kummer.htm
[Updated 2005]

KUPPERMAN, KAREN ORDAHL
Fellowship: Mellon Dist. Scholar-in-Residence 03-04, "The Founding of Jamestown in its Atlantic Context" (Silver Professor of History, New York Univ.)
Education: Missouri, B.A., 61; Harvard, M.A., 62; Cambridge, Ph.D., 78
Fellowship Publications: The Jamestown Project (Belknap Press, 2007)
Other Publications: Settling With the Indians: The Meeting of English and Indian Cultures in America, 1580-1640 (London and Totowa, 1980); Captain John Smith: A Select Edition of His Writings (Chapel Hill, 1988); Providence Island, 1630-1641: The Other Puritan Colony (Cambridge, 1993); America in European Consciousness (Chapel Hill, 1995); Indians and English: Facing Off in Early America (Ithaca, 2000)
Web Page: http://history.fas.nyu.edu/object/karenkupperman
[Updated 2006]


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