Digital Humanities: Cooperative Agreements and Special Projects (Digital Humanities)

Period of Performance

6/15/2020 - 12/15/2020

Funding Totals

$35,000.00 (approved)
$35,000.00 (awarded)

The Russell Kirk Center and The University Bookman: Preserving and Renewing Culture

FAIN: HC-274171-20

Russell Kirk Center for Cultural Renewal (Mecosta, MI 49332-9699)
Gerald Russello (Project Director: May 2020 to October 2022)

Retention of four staff members and honoraria for external reviewers for the University Bookman journal. 

The University Bookman is an online book review journal. Founded in 1960 at the Russell Kirk Center, the Bookman's purpose is to provide intelligent and wide-ranging book criticism from contributors who engage the ideas crucial to our contemporary cultural moment. Our readership has increased recently and we seek to sustain this momentum with uninterrupted publication.

Associated Products

Delaware's CCC and the Advent of an Artist (Blog Post)
Title: Delaware's CCC and the Advent of an Artist
Author: William Meehan
Abstract: An essay about how Wilbur S. Corkran, executive officer and engineer for Delaware's Civilian Conservation Corp, "conceived an idea that contributed to the state’s enduring cultural heritage: Hire an artist to document the life and work of the Delaware CCC."
Date: 10/25/2020
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The Clandestine Poet (Blog Post)
Title: The Clandestine Poet
Author: Alfred Nicol
Abstract: A review of In Code: Poems by Maryann Corbett
Date: 10/25/2020
Primary URL:

Burke's Mannered Economics (Blog Post)
Title: Burke's Mannered Economics
Author: John Grove
Abstract: A review of "Commerce and Manners in Edmund Burke’s Political Economy" by Gregory M. Collins (Cambridge University Press, 2020).
Date: 9/27/2020
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