Folger Institute 2016-2017 long-term fellows

Fellows in residence at the Folger Institute for 2016–2017.

(Mellon) Derek Dunne, Lecturer, University of Fribourg

Rogues’ Licence: The Counterfeiting of Authority in Early Modern Literature

(Matilda D. Mascioli Fellow) Jessica Goethals, Assistant Professor, Italian, University of Alabama

Margherita Costa and the Audacity of Italian Literature and Spectacle

(Mellon) Megan Heffernan, Assistant Professor, English, DePaul University

Willing Minds: Gathered Writing, Material Epistemology, and the Early Modern Poetic Imagination

(NEH) Carmen Nocentelli, Associate Professor, English Language and Literature, University of New Mexico

Black Legends and the Invention of Europe

(ACLS Burkhardt Fellow) Joseph Ortiz, Associate Professor, English, University of Texas at El Paso

Against Translation: The Form of Renaissance Epic

(NEH) Debapriya Sarkar, Assistant Professor, English, Hendrix College

Possible Knowledge: Forms of Literary and Scientific Thought in Early Modern England