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Barbara Boswell

UPDATED: WMST Ph.D. Barbara Boswell named ACLS New Faculty Fellow.

Barbara Boswell, F'11

Ph.D., Women's Studies, University of Maryland
Dissertation: Black South African Women Writers: Narrating the Self, Narrating the Nation
Advisors: A. Lynn Bollles and Deborah Rosenfelt, Women's Studies
Appointment Years: 2011-2012 and 2012-2013

University of Maryland Women's Studies Ph.D. Barbara Boswell has been awarded one of the 65 American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) New Faculty Fellowships. Boswell, with support from the ACLS New Faculty Fellows program, will take a two-year position in English and Institute for African-American Studies at University of Virginia. She will teach three semester-length courses each year and receive an annual stipend, research and travel allowance, health insurance, and a one-time moving allowance. Boswell is awaiting her fellowship appointment.

Jesse Oak Taylor, an ACLS New Faculty Fellow, has been appointed in English here, at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is an English Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin, Madison