Sean Trainor has been awarded a fellowship
Congratulations to Sean Trainor! Sean has been awarded a nine-month dissertation fellowship by the McNeil Center for Early American Studies at the University of Pennsylvania for the 2013-2014 academic year.
In addition, Sean’s paper entitled “The Cutting Edge of Capital: Straight Razors, Commodified Labor, and the Consuming Capitalist Subject,” has been accepted for inclusion at the annual meeting of the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic in St. Louis, MO, July 18-21, 2013. The paper is part of a panel that Sean organized, entitled “Crappy Stuff, Stolen Goods, and Cutthroat Razors: Consumer Good Lifecycles and New Narratives of Capitalism.”