CFP: Special Issue on American Literary Naturalism (CR: The New Centennial Review)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 23, 2018 to October 30, 2018
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Literature, Race Studies, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Essays are invited for a forthcoming special issue of the *CR*

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation Research Travel Grants

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
September 15, 2018
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Law and Legal History, Political History / Studies, Political Science

The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation awards grants of up to $2,200 each in support of research in the archival collections of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, part of the system of Presidential Libraries administered by the National Archives and Records Administration.  The collections are rich on U.S. government domestic policies, diplomacy, and national political affairs in the 1970s.  A grant helps defray the travel and living expenses of a research trip to the Ford Library.

Politics and Ontology

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 7, 2019 to March 10, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Literature, Political History / Studies, Philosophy

Politics, as that which relates to the organization of public life, and ontology, as the study of being, have long been intertwined. Left/right identity politics, for example, often ground themselves on an ontologized, or essentialized, identity. In contrast, many theorists view politics as the construction of identity. Jacques Ranciere, for instance, insists that politics determines the ontological status of its subjects, rather than the reverse; no "human being" preexists the political act.

NeMLA 2019 call for Papers for Panel: “Americans in Paris from Thomas Jefferson to the 21st Century: A long-lasting fascination ”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 21, 2019 to March 24, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, French History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

“Americans in Paris from Thomas Jefferson to the 21st Century: A long-lasting fascination ”

New Podcast on the Aesthetics and Rhetoric of Money: Money on the Left

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
Louisiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Film and Film History, Law and Legal History, American History / Studies, Economic History / Studies

The Modern Money Network: Humanities Division (MMN HD) is pleased to announce the launch of its official monthly podcast, Money on the Left. Co-hosted by Scott Ferguson (University of South Florida), William O. Saas (Louisiana State University), and Maxximilian Seijo (University of South Florida), Money on the Left explores the political, aesthetic, and rhetorical dimensions of modern money from a neochartalist perspective. Episodes feature interviews with modern money scholars, close readings, and topical policy commentary.

Radio and Audio Media, Popular Culture Association, Washington, D.C., March 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

The area invites papers and presentations on all aspects of radio and audio media, including but not limited to: radio and audio media history; radio and audio media programs and content (music, drama, talk, news, public affairs, features, interviews, sports, college, religious, ethnic, community, low-power, pirate, etc.), new audio media (podcasting, internet radio, streaming audio, etc.); radio literature studies; media represe

2018-19 Virtual eInterns - History Program, National Cemetery Administration

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Date: 
July 31, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Graduate Studies, Library and Information Science, Public History

VIRTUAL VOLUNTEER STUDENTS SOUGHT TO RESEARCH HISTORICAL VETERAN TOPICS.  The National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, seeks up to (5) virtual interns for the 2018-19 academic year.

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