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Library Company of Philadelphia Post-Doctoral Fellowships for 2017-2018

National Endowment for the Humanities Post-Doctoral Fellowships support research in residence at the Library Company on any subject relevant to its collections, which are capable of supporting research in a variety of fields and disciplines relating to the history of America and the Atlantic world form the 17th through the 19th centuries.  NEH Fellowships are for individuals who have completed their formal professional training.

2017-18 Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship at the American Antiquarian Society

Scholars who are no more than three years beyond receipt of the doctorate are invited to apply for the 2017-18 Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship, a year-long residential fellowship at the American Antiquarian Society. The purpose of the post-dissertation fellowship is to provide the recipient with time and resources to extend research and/or to revise the dissertation for publication. Any topic relevant to the Society's library collections and programmatic scope, and coming from any field or disciplinary background, is eligible.

Hagley Library CFP/Hidden Capitalism: Beyond, Below, and Outside the Visible Market



Hidden Capitalism:

Beyond, Below, and Outside the Visible Market


A Conference at the Hagley Museum and Library

Wilmington, Delaware, October 27, 2017



In reviving the study of capitalism, scholars have emphasized the transformative power of markets and commodification.  Yet, a crucial part of what drives capitalism falls outside of waged relations and formal, visible exchange. 

CfP for Workshop: "Beyond Data: Knowledge Production in Bureaucracies" at the GHI Washington, DC (June 1-3, 2017) - Deadline November 1, 2016

Beyond Data: Knowledge Production in Bureaucracies across Science, Commerce, and the State



Dr. Sebastian Felten, Philipp Lehmann PhD, PD Dr. Christine von Oertzen / Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin

Prof. Dr. Simone Lässig / German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C.