Four English faculty received $3,000 grants to support research and writing projects in the humanities:
- Erin Brock Carlson (English): Place and its power: Working towards a just economic transition for rural Appalachians
- Nancy Caronia (English): You Are My Best Maid: Gender and Diasporic Italian Women in Denise Giardina’s "Storming Heaven"
- Kirk Hazen (English): Sociolinguistic Variation and Change in Appalachia
- Sarah Morris (English): Transformation, Translation and Complication: "Take Me Home, Country Roads"