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Recipients of YIVO Faculty and Graduate Student Fellowships 2014-2015


RECIPIENTS OF YIVO FACULTY AND GRADUATE STUDENT FELLOWSHIPS, 2013–2014

AWARD NAME RECIPIENT AFFILIATION/WORKING TITLE
Fellowship in East European Jewish Studies
(The Professor Bernard Choseed Memorial Fellowship and the Natalie and Mendel Racolin Memorial Fellowship)
Miriam Trinh Postdoctoral fellow, Johns Hopkins University
Two Vilners, One Generation, Two Paths: Chaim Grade, Avrom Sutzkever and their Literary Answer to the Khurbn
Fellowship in Baltic Jewish Studies
(The Abram and Fannie Gottlieb Immerman and Abraham Nathan and Bertha Daskal Weinstein Memorial Fellowship in Eastern European Jewish Studies, the Abraham and Rachela Melezin Memorial Fellowship and the Maria Salit-Gitelson Tell Memorial Fellowship)
Akvilė Grigoravičiūtė PhD student, Université Paris-Sorbonne - Paris IV
Peripheral Visions: the Development of Yiddish Culture in Lithuania and Latvia, 1918-1940
Fellowship in Polish Jewish Studies
(The Aleksander and Alicja Hertz Memorial Fellowship and the Samuel and Flora Weiss Research Fellowship)
Anna Rozenfeld Educator, Museum of the History of Polish Jews
Broadcasts in Yiddish in Polish Radio after World War II
Fellowship in East European Jewish Literature
(The Vladimir and Pearl Heifetz Memorial Fellowship and Vivian Lefsky Hort Memorial Fellowship)
Saul Zaritt PhD Candidate, The Jewish Theological Seminary
Mimeyle a velt-shrayber: Yiddish Literature and World Literature
Fellowship in East European Jewish Music, Theatre, and Arts
(Joseph Kremen Memorial Fellowship)
Eléonore Biezunski Doctoral student, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris
Mapping Contemporary Yiddish Songs: Places of New Yiddish songs as Experienced, Produced and Represented
Fellowship in American Jewish Studies
(The Rose and Isidore Drench Memorial Fellowship and the Dora and Mayer Tendler Endowed Fellowship in Jewish Studies)
Alec Burko PhD Candidate, The Jewish Theological Seminary
Saving Yiddish: Yiddish Studies and the Language Sciences in America, 1940-1970
The Dina Abramowicz Emerging Scholar Fellowship Zohar Weiman-Kelman Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Toronto
Libe and Linguistics: Towards an Archive of Yiddish Sexuality
The Workmen's Circle/Dr. Emanuel Patt Visiting Professorship in Eastern European Jewish Studies Cecile Kuznitz Associate Professor & Director of Jewish Studies, Bard College
Towards a Yiddish Architecture