Please join the Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Chicago (CEAS) for their East Asia by the Book! CEAS Author Talks featuring Professor Yanzhong Huang, Professor and Director at The Center for Global Health Studies at Seton Hall University and Senior Fellow for Global Health at The Council on Foreign Relations, on Tuesday, December 1, 4:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time).
The second episode of the Environmental Humanities Podcast (Northwestern University) is available. This episode features Ashley Dawson, author, activist, and Professor of English at the Graduate Center and the College of Staten Island, CUNY. The conversation centers around Dawson's recent book, People’s Power (O/R, 2020), and paths toward a just energy transition beyond fossil fuels and green capitalism.
The UNT Department of History (https://history.unt.edu/) is soliciting applications for a graduate student fellowship in food history (either at the MA or PhD level) funded by the Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts. All students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in History and in conducting research in any area of food history are invited to apply. The $5,000 annual stipend is renewable for one additional year upon satisfactory academic performance.
In 2019, Yale professor Hazel V. Carby was the Distinguished Visiting Humanist at the University of Rochester. A major Black feminist scholar and prize-winning author, Carby’s visit led to a special issue, “Black Studies Now and the Countercurrents of Hazel Carby,” just published by InVisible Culture, the graduate-student led journal of the Graduate Program in Visual & Cultural Studies. Co-edited by Joel Burges (Associate Professor of English and Director of VCS), Alisa V. Prince (Ph.D.
“Acoustic and Visual Ecology of Damaged Planet”
Special Issue of AM Journal of Art and Media Studies
Guest Editor: Tatiana Prorokova-Konrad
CfP: Victorian Ecologies
Good morning all,
A reminder to submit your abstracts to our symposium on Climate Change in Coastal Cities: Centring the Voices of Urban Residents in Asia and Africa, to be held as part of ICAS 12 in Kyoto next August.
Online participation options and limited travel grants will be available.
Abstracts should be submitted via the online application form that you'll find on the above website - deadline: 30 November 2020.
We look forward to hearing from you!
We welcome proposals for the panel Env03 "After Breathrough" at the Congress of The International Society for Ethnology and Folklore - SIEF2021 - which will be held on June 21-24, 2021 virtually (originally planned in Helsinki, Finland). CfP is open until November 26, 2020.