Present and Former Hench Post-Dissertation Fellows

 

2011-2012

Adam Gordon
(University of California, Los Angeles in English, 2011)
"Cultures of Criticism in Antebellum America"

 

2010-2011

Daniel B. Rood
University of California, Irvine Ph.D. in history, 2010)
"Plantation Technocrats: A History of Science and Technology in the Slaveholding Atlantic World, 1830-1860"

 

2009-2010

April Haynes
(University of California, Santa Barbara Ph.D. in history)
"Riotous Flesh: Confronting Gender and Sexuality through Grahamite Health Reform, 1830-1860"

 

2008-2009

Jessica Lepler
(assistant professor of history, University of New Hampshire)
Dissertation: "1837: Anatomy of a Panic"

 

2007-2008

Kyle Roberts
(Ph.D. candidate, University of Pennsylvania)
Dissertation: "Evangelical Gotham: Popular Religious Belief in New York City, 1783-1845"

 

2006-2007

Jennifer Anderson
(Ph.D. candidate, New York University)
Dissertation: "Nature's Currency: The Atlantic Mahogany Trade, 1725-1825"

 

2005-2006

Joseph F. Cullon
(assistant professor of history, Dartmouth College)
Dissertation: "Colonial Shipwrights and their World: Men, Women, and Markets in Early New England"

 

2004-2005

Cindy R. Lobel
(CUNY Graduate Center Ph.D.)
Dissertation: "Consuming Classes: Changing Food Consumption Patterns in New York City, 1780-1860"

 

2003-2004

Molly A. McCarthy
Dissertation: "A Page, A Day: A History of the Diary in America"

 

2002-2003

Bridget Ford
(University of California, Davis Ph.D.)
Dissertation: "Crossing Over: Religion, Race, and Nation in Civil War America"

 

2001-2002

David Silverman
(Princeton Ph.D.)
Dissertation: "Faith and Boundaries: Colonists, Christianity, and Community Among the Wampanoag Indians of Martha's Vineyard, 1600-1871."

 

2000-2001

Melissa Homestead
(University of Pennsylvania Ph.D.)
Dissertation: "Imperfect Title, Nineteenth-Century American Women Authors and Literary Property"

 

1999-2000

Timothy W. Marr
(Yale Ph.D.)
Dissertation: "Imagining Ishmael: Studies of Islamic Orientalism in America from the Puritans to Melville"

 

1998-1999

Renée M. Sentilles
(College of William and Mary Ph.D.)
Dissertation: "Performing Menken: Adah Isaacs Menken's American Odyssey."

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