Progress and Poverty:
The Gilded Age in American Politics and Literature, 1877-1901
A National Endowment for the Humanities
Tours of the Hayes Presidential Center Library, Museum, Home and Grounds.
Landmarks of American History and Culture workshop
for Community College Faculty
May 16-21 or May 23-28, 2010
Examine the crucial social, political, and economic issues of the Gilded Age through the eyes of its key reformers, social critics, and utopians. Presentations by scholars – Dr. Rebecca Edwards, Dr. Brooks D. Simpson, Dr. Timothy Messer-Kruse, Dr. Robert Fogarty, Dr. Sanford Marovitz, and Dr. Michael J. Kiskis.
Research in the nation's first presidential library's rich collection of Gilded Age literature, manuscripts and materials
$1200 stipend and some travel assistance
Application deadline is March 2, 2010