“benjamin franklin and the limits of secular civil society,” american literature 80 (june 2008) 2: 203-232 this essay won the norman foerster prize sponsored by the american literature section of the mla in 2008 “print culture as an archive of dissent: or, delia bacon and the case of the missing hamlet,” american. Acls fellowship, 2015-16 norman foerster award for best essay in american literature, 2014 uc davis distinguished graduate teaching award, 2013 university of california president's research fellowship in the humanities, 2006- 2007 chancellor's fellowship, university of california, davis, 2005-2009 consortium. Her essay obeah's sensations: rethinking religion at the transnational turn received the norman foerster prize, given annually in recognition of the year's best essay in american literature , in 2012 her work also appears in a special issue of american literary history on the intersections of literary and religious studies. Won the norman foerster prize for the best essay published in amer- ican literature professor fuchs has been a fellow at the villa serbelloni bellagio at yaddo, saratoga springs and at the wurlitzer founda- tion, taos fred l gardaphé is professor of european languages and literature and directs the american and. Awards and distinctions, professional memberships and affiliations short-term fellowship at the huntington library (summer 2013) norman foerster prize for the best essay published in american literature in 2009 member, modern language association member, c19: the society of nineteenth-centruy americanists.
American literature 86:1 march 2014 this essay received an honorable mention for the norman foerster prize for the best essay published in american literature in 2014 “the captivity of translation: the legacy of william barrett marshall's personal narrative” international journal of francophone studies, special. The mla forum consists of a roundtable (literature and science studies) and two linked sessions (the uses of aime for literary inquiry and science and qualia (american literature, 2009, awarded the norman foerster prize for the best essay published that year in american literature), and what. John burroughs facts: the american naturalist and essayist john burroughs ( 1837-1921) wrote prolifically of his experiences in nature and was one of america's most honored writers at the beginning of the 20th century the best study of burroughs's writings is in norman foerster, nature in american literature (1923.
This essay was first published in american literature: a journal of literary history, criticism, and bibliography in 1993 it won the norman foerster award for best essay in american literature that year it was later published in berlant's collection of essays entitled the queen of america goes to washington. The norman foerster prize is given annually for the best essay published in american literature during the year 2011: scott selisker 2010: r john williams 2009: nicholas gaskill 2008: nancy glazener 2007: birgit brander rasmussen 2006: jeff allred 2005: geoffrey sanborn 2004: cherene sherrard-johnson 2003 : ed.
Neither longfellow's 'excelsior' nor poe's 'bells' nor whittier's 'maud muller' is among the best poems of the three writers in question, yet there was something in each of contains: historical context, content analysis, bibliography: author: norman foerster: from: the cambridge history of english and american literature. He is the author of archives of american time: literature and modernity in the nineteenth century (university of pennsylvania press, 2010) his essay “'i am a stranger with thee': frederick douglass and recognition after 1845” won the 2013 norman foerster prize for best essay in american literature. Her article, “negotiating treaties, negotiating literacies: a french-iroquois encounter and the making of early american literature,” won the 2007 norman foerster prize for best essay published in american literature she is co-editor ofthe making and unmaking of whiteness (duke, 2001) her courses include amstud.
Outlets including the boston globe, the american scholar, and the london review of books, and she has been interviewed on local and national radio she is the winner of the norman foerster prize for the best essay published in american literature as well as the nineteenth-century studies association article prize. An associate professor from the university of north carolina, norman foerster, became the director of the school of letters at the university of iowa mark mcgurl's the programme era: postwar fiction and the rise of creative writing ( 2009) examines the substantial influence on modern american literature of mfas and.