Ellen Gruber Garvey (NHC Fellow, 2007–08)
Book, Paper, Scissors: Scrapbooks Remake Nineteenth Century Print Culture
New Jersey City UniversityReturn to All Fellows
Fellowship Work Summary, 2007–08
Ellen Gruber Garvey drafted three chapters and researched two others for Book, Paper, Scissors: Scrapbooks Remake American Print Culture, under contract with Oxford University Press. She also did preparatory work on a manuscript entitled The Ship Sails On: Postbellum Revisions of the Meaning of the Transatlantic Slave Trade. Additionally, she completed two articles: “More Work for ‘Mother’: Rural Readers, Farm Papers, and ‘The Revolt of Mother’” (to appear in Legacy, 2009); and "'Important, Responsible Work': Cather's Necessary Editorial Career."