2017 “The Work of the Humanities in a Changing Climate” Projects

Building Sustainable Worlds: Latinx Placemaking in the Midwest

$110,000
Theresa Delgadillo, Project Leader and Co-PI (The Ohio State University)
Geraldo L. Cadava, Co-PI (Northwestern University)
Claire F. Fox, Co-PI (University of Iowa)
Sonia BasSheva Mañjon, Co-PI (The Ohio State University)
Ramón H. Rivera-Servera, Co-PI (Northwestern University)
Karen Mary Davalos (University of Minnesota-Twin Cities)
Delia Fernández (Michigan State University)
Larry LaFountain (University of Michigan)
Sandra Ruiz (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Ariana A. Ruiz (University of Iowa)
Sergio M. González (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Elena R. Gutiérrez (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Laura M. Fernandez (The Ohio State University)
Leila Vieira de Jesus Gemelli (The Ohio State University)
Tatiana Faria (The Ohio State University)

Legacies of the Enlightenment: Humanity, Nature, and Science in a Changing Climate

$103,902
Valentina Denzel, Project Leader and Co-PI (Michigan State University)
Tracy Rutler, Project Coordinator and Co-PI (Pennsylvania State University)

Crow: the Corpus & Repository of Writing

141,708
Bradley Dilger, Project Leader and PI (Purdue University)
William Hart-Davidson, Project Coordinator (Michigan State University)
Shelley Staples, Project Consultant (University of Arizona)
Crow: The Corpus & Repository of Writing Website

Political Ecology as Practice: A Regional Approach to the Anthropocene

$147,000
Ömür Harmanşah, Project Leader and PI (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Ian G. Baird, Project Coordinator (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Molly Doane (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Ralph Cintron (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Beate Geissler (University of Illinois at Chicago)
David H. Wise (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Javairia Shahid (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Tannya Islas (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Katy Dye (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Alize Arıcan (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Charlie Corwin (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Zhe Yu Lee (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
W. Nathan Green (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Garden for a Changing Climate

$140,351
Hannah Higgins, Project Leader and PI (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Noah Feinstein, Project Coordinator (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Lorelei Stewart (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Robyn Mericle (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Corinna West (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Alexandra Lakind (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Jenny Kendler, Chicago-based artist

Transmedia Collage: Histories of Violence and Futures of Health on Chicago's South Side

$110,000
Patrick Jagoda, Project Leader and PI (University of Chicago)
Jennifer Brier, Project Coordinator and Co-PI (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Marquez Rhyne (University of Chicago)
Melissa Gilliam (University of Chicago)
Matthew Wizinsky (University of Cincinnati)
Gary Kafer (University of Chicago)
Chelsea Ridley (University of Illinois at Chicago)

Being Human in the Age of Humans: Perspectives from Religion and Ethics

$141,215
Lisa H. Sideris, Project Leader and PI (Indiana University Bloomington)
Sarah E. Fredericks, Project Coordinator (University of Chicago)
Kyle Powys Whyte, Project Coordinator (Michigan State University)
Celia Deane-Drummond, Project Coordinator (University of Notre Dame)
Liam de los Reyes (University of Notre Dame)