Dr. David Sorensen Receives Renewed Support for the Carlyle Letters Project

Dr. David SorensenThe Carlyle Letters Project, on which David Sorensen (English) is the lead scholar, has been awarded $270,000 from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Scholarly Editions Division in support of the Duke-Edinburgh edition of The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, which completed its 40th volume this year.  This is the project’s fifth consecutive award from the NEH and the largest to date.  Thomas Carlyle was a nineteenth-century Scottish essayist and historian.