PUP is proud to congratulate six of our authors for receiving fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. The Guggenheim Foundation awards fellowships to individuals from different background and fields of study who have shown previous achievements in their work and who continue to work towards more success.
Of the 175 scholars, artists, and scientists awarded Fellowships this year, PUP congratulates these six scholars for their accomplishments in their fields of study:
Graham Burnett for history of science, technology, and economics. Author of Trying Leviathan: The Nineteenth-Century New York Court Case That Put the Whale on Trial and Challenged the Order of Nature.
Susannah Heschel for intellectual & cultural history. Author of The Aryan Jesus: Christian Theologians and the Bible in Nazi German.
Leah Price for intellectual & cultural history. Author of How to Do Things with Books in Victorian Britain.
Leigh Schmidt for religion. Author of Consumer Rites: The Buying and Selling of American Holidays Public.
Ann Taves for religion. Author of Fits, Trances, and Visions: Experiencing Religion and Explaining Experience from Wesley to James and Religious Experience Reconsidered: A Building-Block Approach to the Study of Religion and Other Special Things