Father Columba Stewart awarded 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship
The Rev. Columba Stewart OSB, executive director of the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library (HMML) and professor of theology at Saint John’s School of Theology has been awarded a 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Chosen from nearly 3,000 applicants, Stewart is one of 175 Fellowship awardees appointed on the basis of scholarly productivity, achievement and exceptional promise. The fellowship will support Stewart’s completion of a forthcoming book, “Between Earth and Heaven: Interpreting the First Thousand Years of Christian Monasticism.” Read more on our news page.
HMML Featured on Minneapolis' KSTP News
KSTP Channel 5 News in Minneapolis featured our manuscript preservation work around the world, particularly in the Middle East, in a news report on Sunday night, March 13. Read the story and see the video from KSTP.
Read the feature article about HMML’s work to preserve Timbuktu’s manuscripts in the December 19, 2015 issue of The Economist.>>
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