Zhang, Hong

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Colby College
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 31, 2002
Project Title: 
Zhang, Dr. Hong, Colby College, Waterville, ME - To aid research and writing on 'In the Shadow of Patriarchy: Gender, Marriage, and Social Transformation in Central China' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship

DR. HONG ZHANG, of Colby College, Waterville, Maine, was awarded a Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship in May 2002 to aid research and writing on 'In the Shadow of Patriarchy: Gender, Marriage, and Social Transformation in Central China.' Research and writing focused on a central China village from 1900 to 2001. Patriarchal and patrilineal principles have long been regarded as the quintessential features of what it means to be Han Chinese and the key to Chinese political authority and control.

Grant Year: 
2002
Award Amount: 
$15,000

Zent, Eglee Lopez

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 3, 2006
Project Title: 
Zent, Dr. Eglee Lopez, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Caracas, Venezuela - To aid research and writing on 'Choosing to be Hunter-Gatherers: Hoti Ecological Ethos and Praxis' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship

Dr.

Grant Year: 
2006
Award Amount: 
$40,000

Yen, Yueh-Ping

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
London School of Economics
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
December 4, 2001
Project Title: 
Yen, Dr.Yueh-Ping, London School of Economics, London, United Kingdom - To aid research and writing on 'In Search of True Characters: An Anthropological Study of Chinese Calligraphy and Writing' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship
Grant Year: 
2001
Award Amount: 
$14,970

Young Leslie, Heather E.

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, U. of
Status: 
Lapsed Grant
Approve Date: 
June 29, 2005
Project Title: 
Young Leslie, Dr. Heather E., U. of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI - To aid research and writing on 'A Polynesian Biomedicine: Indigeneity, Modernity, and Tonga's Doctors' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship
Grant Year: 
2005
Award Amount: 
$40,000

Young, Sera Lewise

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
California, Berkeley, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
October 15, 2008
Project Title: 
Young, Dr. Sera Lewise, U. of California, Berkeley, CA - To aid research and writing on 'Eating Dirt and Loving it: A Biocultural Study of Pica' - Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship

DR. SERA L. YOUNG, University of California, Berkeley, California, received a Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship in October 2008 to aid research and writing on 'Eating Dirt and Loving It: A Biocultural Study of Pica.' For over 2300 years we have known that people eat dirt, on purpose. Earth and other non-food substances like starch, charcoal, and ice have been craved and eaten in nearly every culture: by pregnant women in Ancient Greece, by plantation slaves, by religious pilgrims and by thoroughly ashamed modern women, who only dare confess their desires anonymously in internet chat rooms.

Grant Year: 
2008
Award Amount: 
$20,000

Wilde, Guillermo

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Buenos Aires, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
June 10, 2004
Project Title: 
Wilde, Dr. Guillermo, U. of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina - To aid research and writing on 'Guarani Leadership in the Transition from Colony to Independent State (Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil, 1700-1850)' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship

DR. GUILLERMO WILDE, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina, received a Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship in June 2004 to aid research and writing on 'Guarani Leadership in the Transition from Colony to Independent State (Argentina, Paraguay and brazil, 1700-1850).' The research explores the role of Guarani leaders in regional political processes of the Rio de la Plata and Paraguay during 18th and 19th Centuries.

Grant Year: 
2004
Award Amount: 
$29,990

West, Paige

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Rutgers U.
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
April 17, 2001
Project Title: 
West, Dr. Cathrine P., Rutgers U., New Brunswick, NJ - To aid research and writing on 'Conservation and Development at Crater Mountain' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship

Publication Credit:

West, Paige. 2003. Knowing the Fight: The Politics of Conservation in Papua New Guinea. Anthropology in Action 10(2):38-45.

West, Paige. 2004. Translation, Value, and Space: Theorizing an Ethnographic and Engaged. Environmental Anthropology. American Anthropologist 107(4):632-642.

West, Paige. 2005. Holding the Story Forever: The Aesthetics of Ethnographic Labour. Anthropological Forum 15(3):267-275.

West, Paige. 2006. Environmental Conservation and Mining: Between Experience and Expectation in the Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea.

Grant Year: 
2001
Award Amount: 
$15,000

White, Carolyn Louise

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Nevada, Reno, U. of
Status: 
Active Grant
Approve Date: 
October 5, 2012
Project Title: 
White, Dr. Carolyn Louise, U. of Nevada, Reno, NV - To aid research and writing on 'Fashioning the Changing Self: Clothing and Adornment in Trans-Atlantic Perspective' - Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship

Preliminary abstract: This project furthers the study of trans-Atlantic trade and use of material culture employed in the expression of identity along lines of gender, class, ethnicity, and age in 18th and 19th century England and the United States. Personal adornment artifacts held in archaeological collections curated by the London Archaeological Archive and Resource Centre (LAARC) and Strawbery Banke Museum, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, are the principal sources for this project.

Grant Year: 
2012
Award Amount: 
$30,000

Wernke, Steven A.

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
North Carolina, Chapel Hill, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
December 8, 2005
Project Title: 
Wernke, Dr. Steven A., U. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC - To aid 'Andean Interfaces: An Archaeo-History of Community, State, and Landscape in the Peruvian Highlands' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship

STEVEN A WERNKE, Vanderbilt University, received a Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship in 2006 to support research and writing on 'Andean Interfaces: An Archaeo-History of Community, State, and Landscape in the Peruvian Highlands'. The book (under contract, University Press of Florida) integrates archaeological and ethnohistorical research to produce a local-scale view of the negotiation and transformation of community and land-use organization during terminal prehispanic and early colonial times in the Colca Valley of southern Peru.

Grant Year: 
2005
Award Amount: 
$15,600

Wang, Jun

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
North Carolina, Chapel Hill, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
June 3, 2004
Project Title: 
Wang, Jun, U. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC - To aid research and writing on 'A Life History of Ren Yinggiu: Historical Problems and Mythology in Chinese Medical Modernity' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship

JUN WANG, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, was awarded a Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship in June 2004 to aid research and writing on, 'A Life History of Ren Yinggiu: Historical Problems and Mythology in Chinese Medical Modernity.' This book aims to answer three related questions: What makes Chinese medicine Chinese and/or universal? Why is the life history of senior Chinese medicine doctors significant for understanding an institutional Chinese medicine.

Grant Year: 
2004
Award Amount: 
$30,000
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