Fellows' Directory

Each fellow's institutional affiliation and position at the time of the fellowship is listed. Fellows may be sorted by last name, fellowship cycle, and fellowship.

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Fellowship cycle
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Hearst Fellows

Fellowship Affiliation Position Project
Ballard Arielle 2017 Hearst Brockton, MA Poet Research on interactions between black and indigenous people for a full-length book of poetry
Bielawa Lisa 2018 Hearst New York, NY Composer, producer, performer Research on texts that will inspire and inhabit a series of small works for the violin and voice, focusing around immigration with themes such as: Sanctuary; Asylum; Refuge(e); Amnesty; Shelter; Foreign(er); Alien; Dreamer
Block Laurie 2007 Hearst Conway, MA Filmmaker Research for documentary about Helen Keller
Brock Geoffrey 2001 Hearst Tallahassee, FL Poet Poems based on American historical events
Browne Katrina 2000 Hearst Berkeley, CA Filmmaker Trace of the trade, research on the history and legacy of the slave trade in New England
Carpenter Stephanie 2015 Hearst Hancock, MI Fiction writer Many and Wide Separations: Two novellas
Cataldo Melanie 2020 Hearst Worcester, MA Illustrator Researching, drawing, and editing book one, "The Making," in a 3 book illustrated middle grade series - "The Big Sister Rule Book"
Dancy Deborah 2002 Hearst Storrs, CT Painter The Conjurer's Apprentice or The Legend of Yellow Mary: A Slave Girl's Tale of Survival by her Wit and Extraordinary Powers, as written by herself
Dungy Camille 2005 Hearst San Francisco, CA Poet Suck on the Marrow, Chew on the Bone
Elkins Ansel 2012 Hearst Greensboro, NC Poet Research for book-length collection of poems about private lives of 19th-century conjoined twins Chang and Eng Bunker and Millie-Christine McKoy
Elkins Kimberly 2007 Hearst New York, NY Fiction writer Research for novel set from 1829-1876 about the lives of Laura Bridgman, Julia Ward Howe, and Sara Wright
Gautier Amina 2013 Hearst Chicago, IL Fiction writer Research for historical novel titled "Band of Gideon" about 3 black female members of Gideon's Band, a group of Northern idealist, seminary students, school teachers, and abolitionists who traveled south to help the slaves on the South Carolina Sea Island
Groom Kelle 2011 Hearst New Smyrna Beach, FL Poet Research for memoir about Thomas Greenough, the last surviving Wampanoag Indian on the Bass River reservation in South Yarmouth, MA
Harley Anne 2012 Hearst Claremont, CA Musician, Soprano Research for libretto about Mother Ann Lee, founder of the Shakers, and research of early American music to perform and record
Hill Sean 2010 Hearst Bemidji, MN Poet Research for series of poems about two African American men who immigrated with their families from Milledgeville, GA to Liberia in the 1870s
Hobson Hallie 2001 Hearst New York, NY Playwright Watchnight, a play on the eve of Emancipation
Honeycutt Brece 2019 Hearst Sheffield, MA Mixed media artist Research for a series of artist books that demonstrate the natural world in ages past
Jackson-Opoku Sandra 2008 Hearst Chicago, IL Novelist God's Gift to the Natives, a novel that explores one musician's enigmatic life and tragic death, while also charting the history and movement of the African diaspora
Kras Carolyn 2014 Hearst Los Angeles, CA Writer, screen (TV, theater, stage) Research for TV pilot script to take place in 1871 after the Great Chicago Fire
Lopez Ruth 2003 Hearst Chicago, IL Writer Research in the McLoughlin Brothers archive toward a social history on the artists who helped create children's literature in America
Lovett Ann 2009 Hearst New Paltz, NY Photographer Research for artists book about the textile mills of Lowell and other Mass mill towns and the "mill girls" who worked in them
Lyons Erin 2015 Hearst Washington, DC Fiction writer Research for historical novel about Anne Hutchinson and Massachusetts Bay Colony, from 1630-1638, told from the point of view of a servant girl
Miller Denise 2016 Hearst Texas Township, MI Creative writer Travelogos: African Americans and the Struggle for Safe Passage
Mills David 2019 Hearst Long Island City, New York Poet Research for poetry manuscript, History's Whisper, focusing on slavery in Massachusetts and New York
Morss Martha 2004 Hearst Mount Vernon, OH Writer Mary Katherine Goddard, colonial printer
Mueller Lavonne 2003 Hearst Chicago, IL Playwright Research for a collection of short one-story plays about six notable American women, Abigail Adams, Dolly Madison, Sacagawea, Lucy Stone, Harriet Tubman, and Martha Washington
Mullin Brian 2018 Hearst London, U.K. Playwright Research for play inspired by the community of freed African-American slaves who lived freely in an abandoned British garrison in the West Florida territory for a period following the end of the War of 1812
Nuernberger Kathryn 2010 Hearst Glouster, OH Poet Research for a collection of poems titled "Curiosities," which merges poetic and academic impulses through special attention to performance art from the 19th century as well as games, plays, and librettos
Parkison Aimee 2013 Hearst Charlotte, NC Fiction writer Research for historical literary novel titled "The Dumb Supper", set in Concord, MA in the 19th century, exploring the hidden sexual implications in parlor games and holiday courtship rituals of Victorian Americans
Pou Alyson 2004 Hearst New York, NY Performance artist A Slight Headache (solo performance)
Roberge Celeste 2008 Hearst Gainesville, FL Sculptor Research on American furniture - its fabrication, use, history, and depiction in American painting, photography, and sculpture
Rubin Stuart Nancy 2005 Hearst New York, NY Writer Mercy Otis Warren
Schlitt Michael 2020 Hearst Los Angeles, CA Storyteller Research for project "The Pursuit of Happiness" podcast, a multi-episode audio series about Americans' quest for an elusive, aspirational ideal of happiness
Stern Sarah 2014 Hearst Red Hook, NY Playwright Research for play tentatively called "The Spectator," which deals with the intersection of politics and theatre in New York City during the 1730s
Stinson Susan 2016 Hearst Northampton, MA Novelist Research for the novel “Tuttle” about the Puritan woman, Elizabeth Tuttle Edwards
Strong Robert 2009 Hearst Canton, NY Poet Research for book-length work of poetry set in the years leading to King Philip's War title "Bright Advent"
Teare Brian 2011 Hearst San Francisco, CA Poet Research for inter-disciplinary project including poetry and photographs, with focus on spirit photography and spiritualism
Wiener Ellen 2002 Hearst Princeton, NJ Painter, printmaker, book artist A new 'Book of Hours' using imagery from nineteenth century sources
Willberg Kriota 2006 Hearst New York, NY Choreographer Updated version for a performance of The Black Crook 
Youngdahl Shana 2017 Hearst Farmington, ME Poet Research for poems about women in the early New England tin ware industry

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