Current

Affiliated Fellows

2017–18

In addition to Rome Prize and Italian Fellows, the American Academy in Rome hosts recipients of Affiliated Fellowships awarded by educational and cultural organizations around the world. Affiliated Fellows add to the diversity of the Academy’s artistic and scholarly community, and these ellowships are coordinated by the organizations for which they are named. Interested candidates must apply through the organization.

2017–18 Affilated Fellows

ACLS/Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship
Michelle Berenfeld
John A. McCarthy Associate Professor, Classics, Pitzer College
February 12–December 2018

Institute of Classical Architecture and Art Affiliated Fellowship / Alma Schapiro Prize
Jon Brogie
Resident Artist, Grand Central Atelier, Long Island City, New York
February 5–April 30, 2018

Smith College Affiliated Fellowship
Lauren Duncan
Professor of Psychology, Smith College
June 11–July 9, 2018

Andrew W. Mellon Mediterranean Regional Research Fellow of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers
Eliza Gettel
PhD Candidate, Department of Classics, Harvard University
June 11–July 27, 2018

Savannah College of Art and Design Affiliated Fellow
David Gobel
Professor of Architectural History, Savannah College of Art and Design
April 9–May 7, 2018

Michael I. Sovern / Columbia University Affiliated Fellow
Mari Yoko Hara, FAAR’14
Lecturer and Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Columbia University
December 11, 2017–January 15, 2018

National Trust for Historic Preservation Affiliated Fellow
Donna Hassler
Executive Director, Chesterwood – A National Trust for Historic Preservation Site
April 3–30, 2018

Rutgers University / Mason Gross School of the Arts Affiliated Fellow
Conrad Herwig
Artistic Director and Chair of Jazz Studies, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University
May 14–June 11, 2018

Rutgers University / Department of Classics Affiliated Fellow
Brian Hill
PhD Candidate, Department of Classics, Rutgers University
September 25–November 6, 2017

Cynthia Hazen Polsky / Metropolitan Museum of Art Visiting Curator
Alisa LaGamma
Ceil and Michael E. Pulitzer Curator in Charge, Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, Metropolitan Museum of Art
October 9–November 20, 2017

University of Tennessee Affiliated Fellow
Jacob Latham
Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Tennessee
May 28–June 25, 2018

Andrew W. Mellon Mediterranean Regional Research Fellow of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers
Maya Maskarinec, FAAR’14
Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Southern California
September 18, 2017–April 30, 2018

Parsons School of Design Affiliated Fellowship
Christina Moon
Assistant Professor of Fashion Studies, Parsons School of Design, New School
June 25–July 23, 2018

Oscar Broneer Travelling Fellowship
Bice Peruzzi
Visiting Assistant Professor, Grand Valley State University
September 18–November 13, 2017

Academy of American Poets Raiziss / DePalchi Affiliated Fellowship
Thomas E. Peterson
Professor of Italian, Department of Romance Languages, University of Georgia
April 30–June 4, 2018

Samuel H. Kress Foundation / Association of Art Museum Curators Affiliated Fellow
Jessica Powers
Curator of Art of the Ancient Mediterranean World, San Antonio Museum of Art
January 29–February 26, 2018

Mordant Family / Australia Council for the Arts Affiliated Fellowship
Lynne Roberts-Goodwin
Artist and Senior Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, University of New South Wales
September 18–November 13, 2017

Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fellowship in Literature
Ekaterina Sokolova
September 25–November 6, 2017

Smith College Affiliated Fellowship
Nancy Saporta Sternbach
Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, Smith College
March 12–April 9, 2018

National Academy of Design Affiliated Fellow
Chuck Webster
Artist, New York
December 27, 2017–February 19, 2018

Samuel H. Kress Foundation / Association of Art Museum Directors Affiliated Fellow
Karol Wight
President and Executive Director, Corning Museum of Glass
February 5–March 5, 2018

Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fellowship in Visual Art
Alisa Yoffe
Artist, Moscow, Russia
November 13, 2017–February 5, 2018

Mondriaan Fonds / Dutch Affiliated Fellow
Arnisa Zeqo
Curator, Cofounder, and Director, RONGWRONG, Amsterdam, Netherlands
September 11–December 11, 2017