2011 Fellowship Recipients

For descriptions of these projects, please see the Spring 2011 TAARII Newsletter, Issue 6-1.


John Bowlus, History, Georgetown University

Kirkuk-Ceyhan Oil Pipeline and Oil Transportation in the Middle East, 1957–1977”

Jean Evans, Archaeology, Bryn Mawr College

The Lives of Sumerian Sculpture”

Carrie Hritz, Archaeology, Penn State University

Cities in the Marsh: Settlement and Land Use in the Former Marshes of Southern Iraq”

Matt Saba, Art History, University of Chicago

The Dar al-Khilafa of Samarra: Architecture, Ornament and the Aesthetics of Wonder in Abbasid Iraq

(For additional information on this project, see “The Architectural Ornament of Samarra Revisited” by Matt Saba in the Fall 2012 TAARII Newsletter, Issue 07-02)

Brandon Wolfe-Hunnicutt, History, Stanford University

The End of the Concessionary Regime: Oil and American Power in Iraq, 1958–1972