Two PHD Fellowships in Science Fiction and Futurisms: Chinese and Latin American SF

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Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
April 30, 2020
Location: 
Norway
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Chicana/o History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Two PhD positions are now available with CoFutures: Chinese Science Fiction/Sinofuturism, and Latin American Science Fiction/Latin@futurisms.

"CoFutures: Pathways to Possible Presents" is funded by the European Research Council (ERC)

Both positions will be based at the Department of Culture Studies. Short proposals (3-5 pages) and other documents are requested by 30th April 2020, and the positions start in August 2020. Proposals should contain the basic project outline/proposal, methodology and theory, progress plan, and a brief bibliography, among other things. Full details, including link to the proposal template, are available on the advertisment pages below:

  1. https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/183134/doctoral-research-fellowship-on-contemporary-chinese-futurisms-and-chinese-science-fiction
  2. https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/183138/doctoral-research-fellowship-on-contemporary-latin-american-futurisms-and-science-fiction

Environmental changes, demographic changes, and technological changes are the main focus for these positions.

For any questions, please consult the FAQ here: https://blog.bodhisattvac.com/2020/03/05/cofutures-2-phd-positions-in-science-fiction-contemporary-futurisms/ 

If you have any other questions, feel free to contact me.

Contact Info: 

Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay (Associate Professor, Department of Culture Studies, University of Oslo). I am PI of the project "CoFutures", which has announced this job.

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