Spring 2014 Awards and Competition


Spring 2014 Project Awards

We are delighted to announce University of Illinois at Chicago projects funded in the Mellon Foundation initiative "Humanities Without Walls: The Global Midwest."

Awarded projects

Christopher Boyer (History and Latin American and Latino Studies):
"A Diet of Globalization: The History and Possible Futures of Mexican Foodways" 

Jennifer Brier (Gender and Women's Studies and History) and Elena Gutierrez (Gender and Women's Studies and Latin American and Latino Studies):
"Collaborative Collection of Chicago's Community Histories" 

Rachel Havrelock (English):
"The Great Lakes: Global Water and International Boundaries" 

Amalia Pallares (Latin American and Latino Studies and Political Science:
"Trans-displacements:  Migration, Gentrification and Citizenship"