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Fellowships and Travel Grants from the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center (apps due 1 Nov 2022)

Through its fellowships and travel grants, the Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation supports research projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society.

CFP Radio & Audio Media Area, Popular Culture/American Culture Conference

CFP Radio and Audio Media Area, PCA/ACA Annual Conference, April 5-8, 2023, San Antonio

The radio and audio media area provides a forum for scholars, practitioners, and artists of what Michelle Hilmes (2013) calls soundwork: “the entire complex of sound-based media that enters our experience through a variety of technologies and forms.” Its forms include, but are not limited to, journalism, narrative nonfiction, audio and radio drama, sports, podcasts, as well as films and TV adapted from radio or podcasts.