English Grad Student Jamie Bolker Wins Research Fellowship

Jamie Bolker has received a Research Fellowship from the Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA. She has been granted a stipend and housing for a three-week visit to access the library's archive of materials on navigation in the eighteenth-century Transatlantic world. This award will aid in her research of navigation, materiality, and identity for her dissertation, "Lost and Found: Wayfinding in Early American Literature."