Summersell Center Announces Recipients of 2013 Short-Term Fellows

The Summersell Center for the Study of the South is pleased to announce that the following individuals have been awarded short-term research fellowships for work to be conducted in the libraries and collections of the University of Alabama during the upcoming calendar year:

L. Bao Bui, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign: “‘I Feel Impelled to Write’: Social Networking and the Culture of Letter Writing during the Civil War”

Jennifer D. Jones, Princeton University, “‘To Resort More Easily to Sexual Perversion’: Homosexuality and the Politics of Racial Empowerment in the South, 1940-1970”

Robert C. Poister, University of Georgia: “Dinner at the Hotel Cubano: Reinterpreting the Lives and Legacies of Confederate Exiles in the American Sugar Kingdom”

John P. Riley, Binghamton University: “Adjoining Spheres: Fatherhood and the Family in Victorian America”