Cassandra Hartblay
Magdalena Zdrodowska

Zdrodowska on Hartblay, 'I Was Never Alone or Oporniki: An Ethnographic Play on Disability in Russia'

Cassandra Hartblay. I Was Never Alone or Oporniki: An Ethnographic Play on Disability in Russia. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2020. 218 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4875-8840-3

ANN: New CLAH Teaching Prize

Dear colleagues,

As we enter another spring of uncertain teaching modalities, the pedagogical work we have all done these last years is worth recognizing and celebrating. Whether teaching masked in-person, recording asynchronous lectures, or setting up hybrid classrooms that work as well on a phone as face-to-face, we have had to experiment, innovate, and reflect on our teaching more than ever before.

Virtual Lecture on Autism & Classical Myth 16th February 1pm-2pm

Wed, February 16, 2022

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM GMT

Professor Susan Deacy will be delivering a virtual public lecture on her work with young people with autism, using classical mythology and the experiences and perceptions it highlights. This talk is free, online, and open to all and is a joint talk between Cultures of DIsability research group at Manchester Met Uni and the Classical Association. 

Live BSL interpretation will be available. 

EVENT: Conversation with Judy Batalion, bestselling author of "The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance" (January 26)

Please join us on Wed, Jan 26th, at 2 pm EST for a conversation with the bestselling author Judy Batalion about her recent book, The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos

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FEATURED JOB: 10 Fellowships at the Bonn Center for Dependency and Slavery Studies, Universität Bonn

Universität Bonn, Bonn Center for Dependency and Slavery Studies

The Heinz Heinen Kolleg – Center for Advanced Study – at the Bonn Center for Dependency and Slavery Studies (BCDSS) calls for applications for ten fellowships for the academic year 2022/2023

The Heinz Heinen Kolleg brings together excellent international scholars whose research focuses on different forms of strong asymmetrical dependency and slavery in all histor

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Louisiana: 17 January - 24 January

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 17 January 2022 to 24 January 2022.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Louisiana.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



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