National Prizes and Awards, 2019-2021
AbbVie Immunology Scholarship: Jilliam Hinderliter
Alyce Whayne Hunley Grant (University of Kansas): Jeff Williams
American Historical Association Research Grants: Lewis Eliot
Association for Research Libraries Diversity Scholarship: Patrice Greene
Charleston Research Fellowship at the Center for Southern Jewish Culture: Jillian
Gilder Lerhman Research Fellowships: Lewis Eliot, DJ Polite
John A. Peters Fellowship (University of Wisconsin): Alexandra Belthenfalvy
John Carter Brown Library Fellowships: Lewis Eliot, Caleb Wittum
Massachusetts Historical Society: Pat O’Brien, Roberto Flores de Apodaca
Schoenecke Travel Grant: Andrew Walgren
Southern Regional Education Board Dissertation Fellowship: DJ Polite
William A. Elwood Fellowship (University of Virginia): Emily Martin
UofSC Prizes and Awards, 2019-2021
Becht Family Endowment Fund Award: Alexandra Bethlenfalvy, Madeleine Steiner, Caleb
Bilinski Dissertation Fellowships: Andrew Gutkowski, Jillian Hinderliter, Maurice
Robinson, Madeleine Steiner
Bridge Humanities Corps Fellowships: Melissa DeVelvis, Lewis Eliot, Andrew Gutkowski,
Emily Thompson Award (University of South Carolina WGST Program): Jillian Hinderliter
Graduate Civic Scholars Program: Jillian Hinderliter, DJ Polite
Harriott Hampton Faucette Award (University of South Carolina WGST Program): Jillian
SPARC Grants: Alexandra Bethlenfalvy, Melissa DeVelvis, Lewis Eliot, Jill Found, Stephanie
Riley, Madeleine Steiner, Andrew Walgren, Jeff Williams, Caleb Wittum
University of South Carolina Breakthrough Graduate Scholar: Lewis Eliot
Walker Institute Fellowship: Helen Marodin
Books Since 2016
Kevin Dawson, Undercurrents of Power: Aquatic Culture in the African Diaspora (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018).
- Winner of the 2019 Harriet Tubman Prize
Tiffany Florvil, Mobilizing Black Germany: Afro-German Women and the Making of a Transnational Movement (Urbana-Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2020).
Tiffany Florvil (ed.), Rethinking Black German Studies: Approaches, Interventions, and Histories (New York: Peter Lang, 2018).
Bethany Johnson, You’re Doing it Wrong!: Mothering, Media, and Medical Expertise (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2019).
- Co-authored with Margaret Quinlan
Andrew Kettler, The Smell of Slavery: Olfactory Racism and the Atlantic World (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020).
Evan Kutzler, Living by Inches: The Smells, Sounds, Tastes, and Feeling of Captivity in Civil War Prisons (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019).
Evan Kutzler (ed.), Prison Pens: Gender, Memory, and Imprisonment in the Writings of Mollie Scollay and Wash Nelson, 1863-1866 (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2019).
- Co-edited with Timothy Williams
Evan Kutzler, Ossabaw Island: A Sense of Place (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2016).
Tyler Parry, Jumping the Broom: The Surprising Multicultural Origins of a Black Wedding Ritual (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020).
David Prior, Between Freedom and Progress: The Lost World of Reconstruction Politics (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2019).
David Prior (ed.), Reconstruction in a Globalizing World (New York: Fordham University Press, 2018).
Rebecca Shrum, In the Looking Glass: Mirrores and Identity in Early America (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017).
Rebecca Shrum, Introduction to Public History: Interpreting the Past, Engaging Audiences (New York: Rowman and Littlefield Press, 2017).
- Co-authored with Cherstin Lyon and Elizabeth Nix
Louis Venters, No Jim Crow Church: The Origins of South Carolina’s Bah’i Community (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2015).
Since 2016, Uof SC Students and Alumni have published peer-reviewed articles in:
American Jewish History
Early American Studies
European Journal of American Culture
History Workshop Journal
Journal of American Culture
Journal of American History
Journal of American Studies
Journal of Civil and Human Rights
Journal of Contemporary African Studies
Journal of Glass Studies
Journal of Global Slavery
Journal of Presbyterian History
Journal of Southern History
Le Marin du Nord
Past & Present
Patterns of Prejudice
Slavery & Abolition
South Carolina Historical Magazine
The Public Historian
Since 2016 Uof SC Students and Alumni have published peer-reviewed essays in:
Borealia: A Group Blog on Early Canadian History
Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum Blog
Jewish Women, Amplified
Kugels and Collards: An Affiliate Blog of Historic Columbia
The Activist History Review
The National Museum of Civil War Medicine’s Blog
The Professor Is In
The Washington Post
Students have Recently Presented at:
American Association for the History of Medicine
American Association for State and Local History
American Historical Association
British Association for American Studies
Comparative Abolition in the Atlantic and Indian Oceans
Consortium on the Revolutionary Era
Florida Conference of Historians
Institute of Humane Studies
Labor and Working-Class History Association
National Council of Public Historians
North American Conference on British Studies
Society for the History of Technology
South Carolina Historical Association
Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies
Transformations in Africana Studies
Urban History Association
For more information
about the Public History Program at the University of South Carolina