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KONF: The Political Uses of Literature (LMU Munich, 5-6 Feb. 2021)

> Can contemporary debates about globalization learn from interwar conversations about literary internationalism?
> To what extent do contemporary critiques of realism (e.g. under the "capitalist realism" label) echo these historical debates?
> Should we try to make a case for literature's political uses (as opposed to its more narrowly ethical uses)?

CfA: Gerd Bucerius History Scholarship (fully-funded MA, CEU)


ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius has generously partnered with Central European University to fund joint scholarships offered to high-achieving students who wish to pursue a one-year or two-year Master’s degree at CEU’s Department of History. 

CFP: Humanities Bulletin, Volume 4, Number 1, May 2021, UK

Humanities Bulletin Journal - Call for papers
Submission Deadline: April 25, 2021
Vol. 4, No. 1 - May, 2021

ISSN 2517-4266

Humanities Bulletin is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed Journal which features original studies and reviews in the various branches of Humanities, including History, Literature, Philosophy, Arts.

Online course: The Work of Art in the Age of the Automaton - enrolling now for Jan 2021

Hi all,
I am writing to share info about an online seminar-style course that may be of interest:
The Work of Art in the Age of the Automaton, January 7–28, 2021; Thursdays 6–8pm ET; 4 online class sessions over a period of 4 weeks; enrollment is open but limited to the first 20 students.
Course description:
Long before automation became associated with modernity and capitalist production, automated movement presented a quandary fo