Professor David Wheat receives prestigious NEH Award

Professor Wheat has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities fellowship for work on a project titled “Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640.” ┬áThe fellowship will fund research and writing, which he will undertake in Spain between September 2012 and August 2013. ┬áLess than ten percent of NEH applicants receive funding. ┬áCongratulations David.