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  TAYLOR FAMILY DIRECTOR
Tim Murray


Timothy Murray

Professor of Comparative Literature and of English, Cornell University

 


  2016-2017 SENIOR SCHOLARS IN RESIDENCE

Anne Cheng
Professor of English and of the Center for African American Studies, Princeton University

Kelly Lynn Grotke

Mary Flanagan
Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Professor in Digital Humanities, Dartmouth College

Cristina Malcolmson
Professor of English, Bates College

Mohsen Mostafavi
Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Alexander and Victoria Wiley Professor of Design, Harvard University


  2016-2017 SOCIETY FELLOWS

Gemma Angel
Institute of Advanced Studies, University College London
“The Body Stripped Bare: Flaying in Art, Myth & Medicine”

Pamela K. Gilbert
English, University of Florida
“Victorian Skin: Surface, Subjectivity, Affect”


Alicia Imperiale
Tyler School of Art, Temple University
“Deep Skin: The Tissue of Structure in Digital Architecture”

 


Karmen MacKendrick
Philosophy, Le Moyne College
“Perfect Skin”

 


Kevin Ohi
English, Boston College
“Depersonalization, Abstraction, and the Representation of Consciousness: Desire and Narration in the Novel”


Elyse Semerdjian
History, Whitman College
“Skin as Testimony: Tattoos and the Hidden Texts of Islamized Armenian Women”

 


Nancy Worman
Classics, Barnard College and Columbia University
“Skin to Skin: Touching, Proximity, and the Body's Edge in Greek Tragedy”

 


  2016-2017 DAVID R. ATKINSON CENTER FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FELLOW

Gloria Chan-Sook Kim
Center for 21st Century Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
“Transmissions: Ambient Media and American Security in the Era of Emerging Infections”


  2016-2017 FACULTY FELLOWS (Cornell)


Andrea Bachner

Comparative Literature
“Membranicity”


Naminata Diabate
Comparative Literature
“Naked Agency: Genital Cursing, Biopolitics, and Africa”

 

 

Stacey Langwick
Anthropology
"(Un)ethical Sustances: The Power of Skin in East Africa"

 

Samantha N. Sheppard
Performing and Media Arts
“Muscle Memory: Black Embodiment in Sports Films”



  2016-2017 MELLON GRADUATE FELLOWS (Cornell)

Emily Katherine Rials
English
“Brackets and Bodies”


Alana Staiti

Science and Technology Studies
“A Body in Motion: A History of Human Modeling for Computer Animation, 1960s-1980s”


  2016-2017 MELLON POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS
Maria Flood

Erik Born
German Studies
“‘Sparks to Signals: Literature, Science, and Wireless Technology, 1800-1930”


Daniel Smyth
Philosophy
“Infinity and Givenness: Kant’s Critical Theory of Intuition”


Ricardo A. Wilson II
Africana Studies and Research Center
“Becoming Darkness: Mexico, the United States and the Psychic Burial of Radical Blackness”

Diana Allan


Seçil Yilmaz

Near Eastern Studies
“Love in the Time of Syphilis: Medicine and Sex in the Ottoman Empire, 1860-1922”