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Alexandra Lindgren-Gibson ’05 selected for 2014 Newcombe Fellowship

May 1st, 2014

Alexandra Lindgren-Gibson ’05 has been selected as a Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellow for 2014. The Newcombe Fellowship is the nation’s largest and most prestigious such award for Ph.D. candidates in the humanities and social sciences addressing questions of ethical and religious values. Each 2014 Newcombe Fellow will receive a 12-month award of $25,000.

Ms. Lindgren-Gibson is now a doctoral candidate in history at Northwestern University. Her dissertation, British Working-Class Culture and Family Life in Victorian India: Renegotiating Class, Sexuality and Race, 1858-1914, explores non-elite British family life, culture, sexuality, and morality in Victorian India.

For full press release, visit http://woodrow.org/news/2014-newcombe-fellows-named/

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