Past recipients

London 2018 “The Making and Unmaking of Identities and Connections in Early America and The Atlantic World, 1650-1850”

Matteo Lazzari (Università di Bologna): “Mulattoes’ Identity in the Early Iberian Atlantic: The Case of Gaspar Riveros Vazconcelos Between Mexican Inquisition, Politics and Astrology.”

Paris 2016 “Space, Mobility and Power in Early America and the Atlantic World, 1650-1850”

Julie M. Savalastog (Leiden University): “The Merging of the British East and West India Trading Companies in the Mid-Seventeenth Century.” Published as Svalastog, J.M. (2019). Challenging Porous Frontiers: Atlantic merchants and the potential of the Indian Ocean, 1640–1650, Journal of Early American History, 9(2-3), 145-162. doi: https://doi.org/10.1163/18770703-00902011

Lublin 2014 “Protest and Persuasion: Writing, Print, Speech and Performance in Early America and the Atlantic World” 

Claire Bourhis-Mariotti (Université Paris-8, France): “Haiti as Lieu de Mémoire of Black Nationalist Protest and Persuasion in the Antebellum Period:  African-American Emigration to Haiti, 1855-1862”

Charlotte Lerg (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich, Germany): “Imagery of Protest: Performative Protest Culture in Political Cartoons of the British Atlantic 1760-1790.” Published as Lerg, C. A. (2018). Transmediality of Protest: Performative Protest Culture and Political Caricature in the British Atlantic, 1760–1780, Journal of Early American History, 8(2), 103-121. doi: https://doi.org/10.1163/18770703-00802001

Bayreuth 2012 “Empire and Imagination in Early America and the Atlantic World.”

Elena Schneider (then Omohundro Institute, VA, now University of California Berkeley, CA, USA): “Imperial Imaginings in the Spanish Atlantic During the Era of the Seven Years’ War.” Published as Schneider, E. (2015). African Slavery and Spanish Empire, Journal of Early American History, 5(1), 3-29. doi: https://doi.org/10.1163/18770703-00501002