Job Talk in American Studies: Eli Jelly-Schapiro (PhD in American Studies, Yale University), will deliver a job talk entitled, "Empire's Afterlives: Contemporary American Culture and the Long History of Colonial Modernity" on Friday, December 6th, 2 - 3:30 pm, in 101 Walter Library. Please click here to see the event flyer: Jelly-Schapiro job talk.pdf
Job Talk in American Studies: Elliott Powell (PhD in American Studies, New York University), will deliver a job talk entitled, "Out On the Corner: Queerness, South Asianness, and the Sights and Sounds of Blackness of Miles Davis," on Tuesday, December 10th, 1:30 - 2 pm, in 125 Nolte. Here is the event flyer: Powell job talk.pdf
The Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship Student Fellowship Competition is organized to help graduate students in the humanities and social sciences formulate effective research proposals. Student fellows must attend spring and fall workshops and conduct six weeks of summer research. Students may apply for up to $5,000 to cover summer research costs. The deadline is February 3.
The Center for Women's & Gender Studies at the University of Texas at Austin has a Two-year Embrey Family Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellowship.This position is a keystone of the Center's Embrey Family Foundation Critical Human Rights Initiative. The field is open and the strongest candidates will be appointed regardless of specialization. The deadline for applications is January 1.
The University Libraries is installing a new software version over the coming few weeks. Although circulation and MNCAT searching won't be affected, there are a few things to be aware of.
The Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change is hosting a Human Rights Day event on Tuesday, December 10 at 4:00pm in 1210 Heller Hall. Kathryn Sikkink will give a talk entitled "Latin America as a Protagonist of the Idea of International Human Rights."
THE CENTER FOR AUSTRIAN STUDIES is hosting the Austrian Holiday Party on December 6 from 5:00-7:00pm in 1210 Heller Hall.
The Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change is hosting the Brown Bag Series "Rage and Representation: The Disorderly Woman in Indian Cinema" on Friday, December 6 at 12:00pm in 527 Heller Hall. It will be presented by Therona Moodley.
The Department of Geography, Environment and Society Coffee Hour will take place on Friday, December 6 at 3:30pm in 445 Blegen Hall. Dr. Jason Hill will give a talk titled "Teaching about Global Food Sustainability: Reflections on the MOOC Model."
The Center for Austrian Studies is holding the event "The Politics of Mistranslation and the Mistranslation of Politics: Manipulating Movie Soundtracks in Postwar Europe." The event will take place Today, Wednesday, December 4 at 12:30pm in 113 Folwell Hall. Professor Rainer M. Koeppl will be speaking.