Reposted from ArtHist.net. --ed.
The SHERA Board is pleased to announce that the following officers were elected, or re-elected, in December 2018:
Dr. Kristin Romberg (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) has been elected Vice President/President Elect (four-year term);
Dr. Corina Apostol (Creative Time) has been elected SHERA's Web News Editor (one-year term with option for an additional two years); and,
Dr. Anna P. Sokolina (IAWA Board and Editor, Routledge Companion to Women in Architecture) has been elected SHERA-SAH Liaison (3-year term).
Dear SHERA Members,
Registration is open for the SAH 2019 Annual International Conference (April 24-28) and the preliminary program is now available online. Register early for the best rates and selection of tours. Early registration ends February 19.
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens announces its 2019 Fellowship Program. Ph.D. candidates and other highly qualified scholars conducting research that may benefit from Hillwood's holdings are encouraged to apply. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a proposal, not to exceed 500 words, stating the requested length of residence, materials to be used and/or studied, and the project’s relevance to Hillwood’s collections and/or exhibition program.
Eclecticism at the Edges: Medieval Art and Architecture at the Crossroads of the Latin, Greek, and Slavic Cultural Spheres (c.1300-c.1550)
April 5-6, 2019
Organizers: M. Alessia Rossi, The Index of Medieval Art; Alice Isabella Sullivan, University of Michigan
Greetings From The Barricades: Revolutionary Postcards in Imperial Russia by Tobie Mathew. Four Corners Books. ISBN 978-1-909829-12-1 Hardback, 480 pages. 24 × 17 cm. £20
I am delighted to announce the publication of a new book on revolutionary postcards in Imperial Russia. “Greetings From the Barricades” is the first major study of the anti-government postcards under the Tsars, and the product of extensive archival research in Russia, Europe and America.
The SHERA board is delighted to announce that Emerging Scholar Prize Committee awarded the 2018 award to Dr. Aglaya K. Glebova of the University of California, Irvine. The jury members summarized their decision as follows:
Dear SHERA Members,
Please don't forget that SHERA will hold its Business Meeting and Reception at ASEEES 2018 on Friday, December 7 at 8-9:30pm in the Brandeis Room on the 3rd floor. We will attempt to keep the business portion of the meeting brief, so that everyone has a chance to mingle and discuss the conference so far. We'll be announcing the winner of this year's Emerging Scholar prize and calling for nominations for an incoming VP/President-Elect, as well as other Board positions. We hope that you will join us!
On behalf of the SHERA Board.