The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia is pleased to announce its sixth round of Battestin Fellowships, a program of summer fellowships in bibliographical and textual studies, named in honor of Martin and Ruthe Battestin.
Three awards of $3,500 each for:
- Research in the collections of the UVa Library by UVa graduate students
- Emphasis on physical or textual bibliography
Potential fellowship topics include:
- Studies in the history of book production, publication, distribution, reception, or reading
- The history of collecting or bibliographical scholarship
- The tracing of a work’s textual history or the establishment of its text from the extant witnesses
- Application of digital methodologies to the study of books and documents, and their texts
DEADLINE: February 1, 2018
- Application form (available at bsuva.org)
- Project proposal of no more than 1,000 words
- Curriculum Vitae
- Two signed letters of recommendation
FURTHER INFORMATION: Go to www.bsuva.org.
QUESTIONS? Email Anne Ribble at email@example.com.