Winners of the 2022 Sarah Elbert Travel Grants
It is with great pleasure that we announce the winners of the 2022 Sarah Elbert Travel Grants:
- Jaclyn Carver (PhD Student, University of Iowa), to present at the Literary Nonfiction of Louisa May Alcott & Mark Twain Panel at the American Literature Conference in Chicago in May
- Raffaella Cavalieri (Independent Scholar, Fiorentino, Italy), to present at the Where in the World is Louisa May Alcott Panel at the Thoreau Gathering in Concord in July
- Max Laitman Chapnick (PhD Student, Boston University), to present at the Honoring Beverly Lyon Clark Panel at the American Literature Conference in Chicago in May
These grants, supported financially by the Society and its members and donors, are meant to encourage Alcott scholarship and to honor the career and memory of Sarah Elbert, a literary historian whose important research charted exciting new paths for Alcott scholarship.
With enthusiasm, the Society congratulates the winners of our inaugural cohort of grant recipients, and we look forward to their exciting contributions to Alcott scholarship.