The NEH Summer Institute, “Modern Mongolia: Heritage and Tradition Amid Changing Realities” is a four-week workshop (June 6-July 1, 2016) designed to provide 25 undergraduate university and college educators with resources needed to be able to expand curricular offerings in East, Inner, or Central Asian Studies. The question of how Modern Mongolia is navigating its place in the world will be explored through the humanities; art, literature, music, and dance provide useful lenses to view how cultures in Mongolia are changing and still yearning for the past.
Welcome to H-Russia, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online. H-Russia encourages scholarly discussion of Russian and Soviet studies and history and makes available diverse bibliographical, research, and teaching aids.
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The Shine Online Education Series at YIVO Presents
Discovering Ashkenaz, Jewish Life in Eastern Europe with Prof. Samuel Kassow
This online course uses YIVO’s unique archive and library collections to explore the history and culture of the Jews of Poland, Russia, and Lithuania, from medieval times through the Communist era.
Class begins January 11, 2016. Free registration for a limited time. Register now at www.yivo.org/Online-Classes.
The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History (WIGH) at Harvard University identifies and supports outstanding scholars whose work responds to the growing interest in the encompassing study of global history.
The American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) is offering several fellowship programs for 2016, with some upcoming deadlines in February. For more information about the different programs, please visit http://mongoliacenter.org/fello
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Beginning in the academic year 2016-2017, the Stephen F. Cohen- Robert C. Tucker Dissertation Research Fellowship (CTDRF) Program, administered by the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, will provide up to six fellowships annually, with a maximum stipend of $22,000, for doctoral students at US universities, who are citizens or permanent residents of the US, to conduct dissertation research in Russia.
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Studio apartment available in Morningside Heights, Manhattan, NY, December 17 to January 16 (negotiable). Subway 1. Close to Columbia University, to Riverside, Morningside and Central Park, to restaurants, cafes.
I'm seeking advice/opinions on on what is/would be the single best book for an upper-division Russian History course covering the last 25 years (i.e., since 1991).
John Farrell CSU Fresno
The 2016 Indiana University Summer Language Workshop is accepting applications for intensive study of Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian (BCS), Chinese, Estonian, Hungarian, Kurdish, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mongolian, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Turkish, and Ukrainian.