Skip Content

British Conference Grants: December 2007

The following awards were made at a meeting held in December.

Please note: Awards are arranged alphabetically by surname of the grant recipient. The institution is that given at the time of application.

Dr F Abdullaeva University of Oxford
The Rise of the Persian Renaissance 
Date: 07/10/2008-07/11/2008 (Section: H3)
£2000

Dr P Ackema University of Edinburgh
23rd Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop 
Date: 06/12/2008-06/13/2008 (Section: H4)
£1990

Professor P Alexander University of Manchester
Manchester Judaica 2008 
Date: 07/20/2008-07/25/2008 (Section: H2)
£2000

Dr W Allan University College, Oxford
Poetry and Performance: a conference in honour of Oliver Taplin 
Date: 09/26/2008-09/27/2008 (Section: H1)
£1960

Dr S Bainbrigge University of Edinburgh
Francographies: Identity and Alterity in Francophone European Spaces 
Date: 03/14/2008-03/15/2008 (Section: H6)
£2000

Professor E V Barker, FBA London School of Economics and Political Science
Twenty Years and More: Research into Minority Religions, New Religious Movements and 'the New Spirituality 
Date: 04/16/2008-04/20/2008 (Section: S4)
£2000

Dr T C Barnard, FBA Hertford College, Oxford
Constructing the Past: Themes and Perspectives in the Writing of Irish History since 1600 symposium 
Date: 03/14/2008-03/15/2008 (Section: H10)
£1223

Dr J Barrett University of Cambridge
Maritime societies of the Viking and Medieval World 
Date: 05/31/2008-06/04/2008 (Section: H7)
£1875

Dr S Barrett Pembroke College, Cambridge
Breaking into Song 
Date: 01/25/2008-01/26/2008 (Section: H11)
£500

Dr C Bolgia University of Edinburgh
_Ex Changes_. Rome across Time and Space: Cultural Transmission and Reception of Ideas (c. 400-1400) 
Date: 07/03/2008-07/05/2008 (Section: H8)
£2000

Dr B Bompani University of Edinburgh
Exploring Religious Spaces in the African State: Development and Politics from Below 
Date: 04/09/2008-04/10/2008 (Section: H3)
£2000

Professor G E M Born University of Cambridge
Music, Sound and the Re-configuration of Public and Private Space 
Date: 04/18/2008-04/19/2008 (Section: S4)
£2000

Dr P Bou-Habib University of Essex
Justice Between Age Groups 
Date: 06/25/2008-06/27/2008 (Section: S5)
£1910

Professor A Boyle University of Edinburgh
The Law of Climate Change in the Post-Kyoto World - Prospects and Prognoses 
Date: 04/01/2008-04/30/2008 (Section: S1)
£2000

Dr F Budelmann Open University
Cognitive Classics 
Date: 07/04/2008-07/05/2008 (Section: H1)
£2000

Professor T G S Cain Newcastle University
Lords of Wine and Oil: Community and Convivality in the work of Robert Herrick and his contemporaries 
Date: 07/18/2008-07/20/2008 (Section: H5)
£1891

Professor A M Cameron, DBE, FBA Keble College, Oxford
Geoffrey Hill and his Contexts 
Date: 07/02/2008-07/03/2008 (Section: H6)
£1129

Dr L Cashman University of Glasgow
Remembering 1948 and 1968: Reflections on two pivotal years in Czech and Slovak history 
Date: 04/03/2008-04/04/2008 (Section: H10)
£1925

Professor C Clinton Queen's University Belfast
Closing of the Slave Trades: Translantic Perspectives: an international symposium 
Date: 05/29/2008-05/31/2008 (Section: H10)
£1950

Dr V Connelly Oxford Brookes University
British Psychological Society Developmental Section conference 
Date: 09/01/2008-09/03/2008 (Section: S6)
£1980

Dr E R Cowan University of Leicester
Velleius Paterculus: Making History 
Date: 04/01/2008-04/03/2008 (Section: H1)
£2000

Professor T Crane School of Advanced Study, University of London
Self-knowledge and the Self 
Date: 05/22/2008-05/23/2008 (Section: H12)
£1860

Professor M Daunton, FBA Trinity College, Cambridge
Social Policy across Borders: Commonalities, Convergence & Paradoxes in Connectivity 1850-1975 
Date: 09/12/2008-09/13/2008 (Section: H10)
£1945

Professor N Davey University of Dundee
Hermeneutics: Contemporary Prospects (Tradition, Transmission and Treason) 
Date: 04/04/2008-04/06/2008 (Section: H12)
£2000

Professor A R David University of Manchester
Pharmacy and Medicine in Ancient Egypt 
Date: 09/01/2008-09/03/2008 (Section: H7)
£829

Dr J R T Daybell University of Plymouth
Material Reading of Early Modern culture 1550-1700 
Date: 04/11/2008-04/12/2008 (Section: H5)
£2000

Dr H Dobson University of Sheffield
Opportunities and Challenges for the G8: Lessons for Japan and the UK 
Date: 02/29/2008-03/01/2008 (Section: S5)
£2000

Dr G H Duijzings School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London
The 'Urban' and the 'Rural' in present-day Bulgaria 
Date: 05/29/2008-05/30/2008 (Section: S3)
£1570

Dr S Edwards University of Strathclyde
Architexture: Textual and Architectural Spaces 
Date: 04/15/2008-04/17/2008 (Section: H6)
£1719

Dr E Eger King's College London
Brilliant Women: Gender and Intellect, Reputation and Representation in Eighteenth-Century Britain 
Date: 04/25/2008-04/26/2008 (Section: H5)
£2000

Professor V F Evans University of Brighton
International Conference in Language, Communication and Cognition 
Date: 08/04/2008-08/07/2008 (Section: S6)
£2000

Dr M Frasca-Spada University of Cambridge
Reading Hume's _Treatise of Human Nature_ 
Date: 09/09/2008-09/10/2008 (Section: H12)
£2000

Professor H Fulton University of Wales, Swansea
The World of Chaucer: New Chaucer Society 16th international congress 
Date: 07/18/2008-07/21/2008 (Section: H8)
£1976

Dr M Gibson University of Bristol
Tradeoffs in Female Life Histories: Raising New Questions in an Integrative Framework (IUSSP) 
Date: 07/22/2008-07/25/2008 (Section: S4)
£2000

Dr G Giglioni Warburg Institute, University of London
Renaissance Averroism and its Aftermath: Arabic Philosophy in Early Modern Europe 
Date: 06/20/2008-06/21/2008 (Section: H12)
£1986

Dr C Goulter King's College London
Air and Power and Strategy: Challenges for the 21st Century 
Date: 06/12/2008-06/12/2008 (Section: H10)
£2000

Dr J Hall University of Exeter
Metre Matters: New Approaches to Prosody 1780-1914 
Date: 07/03/2008-07/05/2008 (Section: H6)
£1795

Professor P R Hardie, FBA Trinity College, University of Cambridge
Classicisms in the English Renaissance 
Date: 06/19/2008-06/21/2008 (Section: H5)
£2000

Dr R Harvey Royal Holloway, University of London
La diaspora occitane au moyen age: la culture occitane en Occitanie et ailleurs 
Date: 06/05/2008-06/07/2008 (Section: H8)
£710

Dr P Hayden University of St Andrews
Thinking (With)Out Borders: International Political Theory in the 21st Century 
Date: 06/12/2008-06/13/2008 (Section: S5)
£1546

Professor A Heilmann University of Hull
George Moore and his Contemporaries 
Date: 09/05/2008-09/06/2008
(Section: H6)
£1703

Dr R F Hendry University of Durham
Modelling Matter 
Date: 03/26/2008-03/28/2008 (Section: H12)
£1970

Dr K Hooper University of Liverpool
Coming out of the Nation: Beyond the National in Contemporary Galician Cultural Production 
Date: 03/18/2008-03/20/2008 (Section: H6)
£1672

Dr N Hubble Brunel University
Literary London annual conference: Liminal London 
Date: 07/02/2008-07/04/2008 (Section: H6)
£1975

Professor C E Jowitt Nottingham Trent University
Richard Hakluyt 1552-1616: Life; Times; Legacy 
Date: 05/15/2008-05/17/2008 (Section: H9)
£1950

Dr M Klatt New College, University of Oxford
Rights, Law and Morality: Themes from the legal philosophy of Robert Alexy 
Date: 09/10/2008-09/11/2008 (Section: S1)
£2000

Dr D Lehmann University of Cambridge
Workshop on Secularism 
Date: 06/15/2008-06/17/2008 (Section: S4)
£2000

Professor G Ley University of Exeter
British Asian Theatre: From Past to Present 
Date: 04/10/2008-04/13/2008 (Section: H6)
£1990

Dr V L Lo University College London
Sport, Medicine and Immortality 
Date: 03/28/2008-03/29/2008 (Section: S4)
£2000

Dr A Marmodoro Corpus Christi College, Oxford
Powers: Their Grounding and Their Realization 
Date: 03/17/2008-03/19/2008 (Section: H12)
£2000

Professor M Martin-Jones University of Birmingham
Multilingualism, Discourse and Ethnography 
Date: 04/08/2008-04/10/2008 (Section: H4)
£1940

Dr M Minas-Nerpel University of Wales, Swansea
Gaius Cornelius Gallus: Poet and Politician 
Date: 03/01/2008-03/02/2008 (Section: H1)
£1337

Professor C Mitchell King's College London
Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Unjust Enrichment 
Date: 04/11/2008-04/12/2008 (Section: S1)
£1000

Dr N Mookherjee Lancaster University
Counter-mapping the Self: Agency and History in South Asia 
Date: 03/14/2008-03/14/2008 (Section: S3)
£1995

Professor L M A Mulvey, FBA Birkbeck, University of London
The Geographies of Film Theory 
Date: 06/27/2008-06/29/2008 (Section: H6)
£1999

Dr F Murphy University of Aberdeen
Deus Habet Consilium - The Career and Prospects of Providence 
Date: 01/07/2008-01/09/2008 (Section: H2)
£1995

Dr A Mycock University of Huddersfield
Britishness, Identity and Citizenship: The View from Abroad 
Date: 06/05/2008-06/06/2008 (Section: S5)
£1170

Dr D Osborne Goldsmiths College University of London
On Whose Terms?: Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and the Arts 
Date: 03/12/2008-03/14/2008 (Section: H6)
£2000

Professor P Osborne Middlesex University
Aesthetics and Contemporary Art 
Date: 03/13/2008-03/14/2008 (Section: H12)
£1657

Professor H Owen University of Manchester
Psychoanalysis and Portuguese Studies 
Date: 05/30/2008-05/31/2008 (Section: H6)
£1142

Dr R Parfect King's College London
Creative China: Visual Culture, Architecture and Design 
Date: 06/06/2008-06/07/2008 (Section: H11)
£2000

Miss G Peele Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford
The Future of the American Conservative Movement 
Date: 05/08/2008-05/10/2008 (Section: S5)
£1950

Professor A Pettegree University of St Andrews
The Book in Transition. The Printed Book in the post-incunabula age 1500-1540 
Date: 09/02/2008-09/05/2008 (Section: H9)
£1872

Dr A Rankin Trinity College, Cambridge
Secrets and Knowledge: Medicine, Science and Commerce 1500-1800 
Date: 02/15/2008-02/16/2008 (Section: H9)
£990

Dr J Reinarz University of Birmingham
The Five Senses in the Enlightenment 
Date: 05/17/2008-05/18/2008 (Section: H9)
£1952

Dr J Renton Edge Hill University
Antisemitism and Islamophobia in Europe: Comparisons/Contrasts/Connections 
Date: 06/23/2008-06/24/2008 (Section: S4)
£1947

Dr G Robinson University of Stirling
Caribbean - Scottish Passages: History, Language and Literature 
Date: 06/24/2008-06/25/2008 (Section: H5)
£2000

Professor J V Rodriguez Mora University of Edinburgh
Recent Developments in research on Intergenerational Economic Mobility 
Date: 06/27/2008-06/30/2008 (Section: S2)
£2000

Professor N D B Saul University of Durham
The Evolution of Literature: Legacies of Darwin in European Cultures 
Date: 04/04/2008-04/06/2008 (Section: H6)
£2000

Professor E J Schafer Royal Holloway, University of London
Changing Australia: British Australian Studies Association biennial conference 2008 
Date: 09/02/2008-09/05/2008 (Section: H6)
£1800

Dr K Scharf University of Warwick
Public Economics UK 
Date: 05/20/2008-05/22/2008 (Section: S2)
£2000

Dr R J Schulting University of Oxford
Neolithic Violence in a European Perspective 
Date: 03/13/2008-03/15/2008 (Section: H7)
£2000

Professor J M H Smith University of Glasgow
Gender and Generations: Women and the Life Cycle in Historical Perspective 
Date: 09/05/2008-09/07/2008 (Section: H9)
£1444

Dr M Sprevak King?s College, Cambridge
Computation and Cognitive Science 
Date: 07/07/2008-07/08/2008 (Section: H12)
£2000

Dr D Townshend University of Stirling
Poetry and Translation: An International Conference 
Date: 07/16/2008-07/20/2008 (Section: H6)
£1800

Dr C van Ruymbeke University of Cambridge
Persian Literature in Multilingual India (15c-17c): Genres, Contexts, Styles 
Date: 06/16/2008-06/18/2008 (Section: H3)
£2000

Professor A M Walsham University of Exeter
Relics and Remains 
Date: 09/10/2008-09/12/2008 (Section: H2)
£2000

Dr B T Walton Jesus College, Cambridge
Beethoven and Rossini: Crossing Musical Cultures 
Date: 05/23/2008-05/25/2008 (Section: H11)
£1954

Professor B Ward University of Manchester
Understanding the South, Understanding Modern America: The South in Regional, National and Global Contexts 
Date: 05/22/2008-05/24/2008 (Section: H10)
£2000

Professor H Ward Loughborough University
8th International Looking after Children conference: Care Matters 
Date: 07/07/2008-07/09/2008 (Section: S4)
£1900

Professor J C E Watson University of Salford
Genitive Constructions in Semitic: comparative and diachronic perspectives 
Date: 04/07/2008-04/08/2008 (Section: H4)
£2000

Dr W Watts Miller Independent Researcher
In Search of solidarity: 150 Years after the Birth of Emile Durkheim 
Date: 10/10/2008-10/12/2008 (Section: S4)
£2000

Professor D Welch University of Kent
Justifying War: Propaganda, Politics and War in the Modern Age 
Date: 07/08/2008-07/10/2008 (Section: H10)
£1995

Dr D Wengrow University College London
Cultures of Commodity Branding 
Date: 05/10/2008-05/11/2008 (Section: S3)
£1723

Dr D Whetham King's College London
International Defence Ethics Conference: Series II 
Date: 12/04/2008-12/05/2008 (Section: H12)
£1370

Dr A Willis University of Salford
Europe on screen: Issue in the Future Distribution and Exhibition of European Cinema 
Date: 06/11/2008-06/12/2008 (Section: H6)
£1315

Professor N Zangwill University of Durham
Scruton's Aesthetics 
Date: 07/22/2008-07/24/2008 (Section: H12)
£2000

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close