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Event: Andrew Robichaud to speak at MIT on February 21

Andrew Robichaud will discuss "Animal City:  Remaking Human and Animal Life in Nineteenth-Century America" in the MIT Seminar on Environmental and Agricultural History at 2:30 on February 21, Room E51-095. For a full schedule of seminar talks, see https://history.mit.edu/lectures-and-seminars/seminar-environmental-and-agricultural-history.

CFP: Life With and Without Animals: The Second (Un)Common Worlds Conference, 14-16 July 2020

Following the first (Un)common Worlds conference in Turku, Finland in 2018, called Contesting the Limits of Human – Animal Communities, the animal research group within our Digital and Material Artistic Research Centre is pleased to announce the second, Life With and Without Animals, a three-day international animal studies conference.

Kentucky Historical Society Spring 2020 Research Fellowship Deadline MARCH 1

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the spring 2020 cycle. The program provides funding for academic researchers whose projects focus on Kentucky or larger regional-related topics. Time periods are open - researchers have used the Kentucky Historical Society's archival holdings to shed light on a vast array of topics, including resistance and slavery, medical history and addiction, equine history, and environmentalism and economic development.