NEH Summer Institute for college and university faculty

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Other programs, seminars, institutes, and projects funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

Shakespeare's Texts in Action

Summer 1987

New Directions in Shakespeare Criticism

Summer 1988

The Problem of an Intellectual History for Shakespeare's Age

Summer 1989

Shakespeare and the History of Taste

June 18 through July 27, 1990

Directed by Joseph G. Price, Professor of English at the Pennsylvania State University                        

Ceremony and Text in the Renaissance   

June 17 through July 26, 1991   

Directed by Thomas M. Greene, Frederick Clifford Ford Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Yale University                        

The Theatre in History: The Social Function of Renaissance Dramatic Genres      

June 8 through July 17, 1992      

Directed by Jean E. Howard, Professor of English at Columbia University                                    

The Graphic Revolution in Early Modern Europe: The Politics and Technologies of Representations in the Visual, Literary, and Theatrical Arts from 1400 to 1660                                    

June 14 through July 29, 1994                                    

Directed by Harry Berger, Jr., Professor of Literature and Art History at Cowell College at the University of California, Santa Cruz                                                                                                                                                

Habits of Reading in Early Modern England                                                                                                                                                

June 16 through July 25, 1997                                                                                                                                                

Directed by Steven N. Zwicker, Professor of English at Washington University                                                                                                                                                

Redefining the Sacred in Early Modern England                                                                                                                                                 

June 22 through July 31, 1998                                                                                                                                                

Directed by Richard C. McCoy, Professor of English at Queens College and the Graduate School and University Center at the City University of New York                                                                                                                                                

Texts of Imagination and Empire: The Founding of Jamestown in its Atlantic Context                                                                                                                                                

June 19 through July 28, 2000                                                                                                                                                

Directed by Karen Ordahl Kupperman, Professor of History at New York University                                                                                                                                                

Experience and Experiment in Early Modern Europe                                                                                                                                                

June 25 through August 3, 2001                                                                                                                                                

Directed by Pamela O. Long, senior research fellow at the Dibner institute at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Pamela H. Smith, Associate Professor in the Department of History at Pomona College, Claremont and Director of European Studies at Claremont Graduate University                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Sites of Cultural Stress from Reformation to Revolution                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

June 23 through July 31, 2003                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Directed by David Cressy, Professor of History, Ohio State University, and Lori Anne Ferrell, Claremont Graduate School                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

The Handwritten Worlds of Early Modem England                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

June 20 through July 29, 2005                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Directed by Steven W. May, Professor of English at Georgetown College                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Ritual and Ceremony from Late-Medieval Europe to Early America                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

June 21 through July 23, 2010                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Directed by Claire Sponsler, Professor of English at the University of Iowa

Shakespeare: From the Globe to the Global                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

 June 13 through July 14, 2011 

 Directed by Michael Neill, Emeritus Professor of English, University of Auckland