American Studies Special Fellowships and Doctoral Awards – The British Library

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Eccles Centre Photography Fellowship

Photographer Ander McIntyre is the current holder of a two-year Eccles Centre Photography Fellowship, 2015-2017. Ander specializes in portraiture and is building an archive of Eccles Centre speakers, fellows and Writers' Award holders. His work can be viewed at

Eccles Centre Doctoral Awards

Rosanna White (Royal Holloway University London) is conducting a PhD studentship on ‘Explorations and Geopolitics in the Polar Regions’, co-supervised by Dr Philip Hatfield.

Eleanor Bird (Sheffield University) is conducting PhD research on the representation of slavery in Canada, co-supervised by Dr Philip Hatfield.